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str, str$   function

numberCFString = str( numericExpr )
numberPascalString = str$( numericExpr )

This function returns a string consisting of the characters in the decimal representation of numericExpr. If the number is non-negative, then numberCFString or numberPascalString will also have a leading space character (if the number is negative, the first character will be the minus sign). str and str$ format the number in a reasonable way; if you need the number to appear in a special format, use string functions such as using, hex, etc.

Generally speaking, str is the inverse of the val function.

See also
val; print; hex; using