long datatype

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  • 14 years ago
     I a getting overflow problem in case of long data type.I want a 4 byte unsigned varable.If i use long and assign a big number with 32nd bit on i am getting nagative value.Is there any unsigned data types in VB
    thank u

  • 14 years ago

    Dear harish

    NO, Visual Basic do not support unsigned data types. Visual Basic only supports 2-byte and 4-byte signed integers


  • 14 years ago

    There are a few things you can do if you need to pass an unsigned value of 4 byte type, but its not as nice as having unsigned values like in C.  Read up about it here.

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