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''See also:'' [[SHELL]], [[RUN]]
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Revision as of 00:14, 19 June 2010

The COMMAND$ function returns the DOS commandline arguments passed when a program was run.

Syntax: variable$ = COMMAND$

  • Return is a STRING with all arguments in uppercase no matter what case they were originally.
  • Useful when the programmer wants to add options to the command line of a program for later use by another.
  • COMMAND$ is not available in QBasic versions below 4.

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