Basic computer language commands

Basic computer programming language

NEW Command

Purpose:

To delete the program currently in memory and clear all variables.

Syntax:

NEW

Comments:

NEW is entered at command level to clear memory before entering a new program. GW-BASIC always returns to command level after a NEW is executed.

Examples:

NEW

or

980 PRINT "Do You Wish To Quit (Y/N)
990 ANS$=INKEY$: IF ANS$=""THEN 990
1000 IF ANS$="Y" THEN NEW
1010 IF ANS$="N" THEN 980
1020 GOTO 990

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