globaldictionaryvalue(
DICTIONARYNAME
,
KEY
)

The globaldictionaryvalue( function returns the value of an item in a global dictionary, given its key (see Global Dictionaries).


Parameters

This function has two parameters:

dictionaryname – name of the global dictionary (must have been previously set up with the setglobaldictionaryvalues statement).

key – is the name of the key for the value you want to retrieve..


Description

This function returns the value of an item in a global dictionary, given its key. For example, this formula returns the value associated with the Scale key in the MyValues global dictionary.

globaldictionaryvalue("MyValues","Scale") ☞ 80

See Global Dictionaries for an extended discussion of how this function can be used.


See Also


History

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