addsymbol:

Format:

addsymbol: name [, value]

Adds symbol with "name" to symbol table. Symbols equate to variables used in other programming languages. The value of a symbol is of type variant and can contain a string, inetger or float value. Symbols are global, even those created within subroutines.

Symbols can be initialized by adding a value as a second parameter. 

Parameters:

name: A symbol name. Symbol names can be a mix of letters and numbers, but must start with an alpha character. Symbols are not case sensistive.

value: An optional integer, float or string value.