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jandjnoeljandjnoel Posts: 1Member
I have not used vb.net and am wondering what the following code does to the variable XL_BUS_ACTIVE_CAP_CAN - basically what does the << 16 mean?

Public Const XL_BUS_COMPATIBLE_CAN = XL_BUS_TYPE_CAN
Public Const XL_BUS_ACTIVE_CAP_CAN = XL_BUS_COMPATIBLE_CAN << 16

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  • dokken2dokken2 Posts: 532Member
    : I have not used vb.net and am wondering what the following code does to the variable XL_BUS_ACTIVE_CAP_CAN - basically what does the << 16 mean?
    :
    : Public Const XL_BUS_COMPATIBLE_CAN = XL_BUS_TYPE_CAN
    : Public Const XL_BUS_ACTIVE_CAP_CAN = XL_BUS_COMPATIBLE_CAN << 16
    :
    :

    Online helps states-
    Performs an arithmetic left shift on a bit pattern
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