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Multiplies the value of a variable by the value of an expression and assigns the result to the variable.
variable *= expression
- Required. Any numeric variable.
- Required. Any numeric expression.
The following example uses the *= operator to multiply one Integer variable by a second and assign the result to the first variable.
Dim var1 As Integer = 10 Dim var2 As Integer = 3 var1 *= var2 ' The value of var1 is now 30.
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