Varying in form, character, or the like; variable; different; diverse.
Variables declared as variant can be assigned a variety of values (eg. string, double)
a variable quantity that is random
a container for any type
a container in Visual Basic that can point to any other type of data
a data type that is used to pass data between OLE connections
a data type that knows how to be any data type
a generic data type that can hold values or pointers to other more specific OLE automation types
a generic OLE mechanism for passing data of different types via a common interface
a generic parameter/return type in COM programming
a hex value for each type of key
an Object that can contain values that are integer, float, string, or boolean
an OLE data structure that contains a type field and a data field
a special data type that can contain any of the fundamental data types shown in the preceding list
a special data type that can store all types of information, including strings, numbers, dates, and objects such as ActiveX controls
a special kind of data type that can contain different kinds of information, depending on how it is used
a special type of variable that can store a wide variety of data types
a specific set of procedures, pattern types and actual patterns themselves for specific wheels
a structure containing a union member, and an unsigned integer member that describes which member of the union is currently being used
a structured data type that contains a value member and a data type member
a type that contains any type of variable and can be worked with "automagically" without heavy typecasting procedures
a type that contains // any type of variable and can be worked w // ith "automagically" without heavy typeca // sting procedures
a universal variable that can record all conceivable values, including strings, whole numbers, floating point figures, and Boolean values
a variable that can hold any type of value
a variable that is simply the name for a piece of data
a variable type that can hold any type of fundamental data type, including integers, floating points, characters, strings, and date/time values
a VBScript data type and includes characters, integers, and strings
A data type unique to Visual Basic. Variants can store nearly any type of data: text, numbers, or object references.
A general purpose data type that can hold almost any kind or size of data. In MS VisualBasic this is the default data type.
A data type that can be either numeric or alphanumeric. A Variant is automatically created when a variable is not defined to be a specific data type. Variants don't have a type-declaration character.