OPEN

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OPEN is used to open a file, COM(serial) or LPT(parallel) port.

Open can use 5 different modes:

 OUTPUT: Creates a new file or erases an existing file for program output
 APPEND: Creates a new file or appends data output to an existing file
 BINARY: Creates a new file or uses input and/or output from an existing file
 RANDOM: Creates a new file or uses input and/or output from an existing file
 INPUT : Only reads input from an existing file