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Times Equal Sub
Basic Extensions Class

Public Sub TimesEqual( _
      ByRef rLeft As Variant _
    , ByVal vRight As Variant _

"Times Equals" or "Assign Multiplication"
Multiply rLeft by vRight and assign the result back into rLeft.
Similar to the C language "*=" operator.

Summary: This function is usually faster than the macroized eqivalent ("rLeft = rLeft * vRight") if rLeft is not a simple variable. This is because rLeft is passed-by-reference so that Visual Basic must only evaluate its address once.
       Dim dblValue As Double
       dblValue = 2.5
    for example
       TimesEqual dblValue, 2
       dblValue = 5
See also:
    TimesEqualFn Function
    Mult Function
    DivideEqual Subroutine
    PlusEqual Subroutine
    MinusEqual Subroutine
Definition (Visual Basic):
    rLeft = rLeft * vRight
Definition (C):
    rLeft *= vRight;
rLeft: Numeric or date value which is multiplied by vRight. The result of the multiplication is assigned back into the variable passed via rLeft, unless that value happens to be passed-by-value (in which case, calling this function has no effect).
vRight: The numeric value by which rLeft is multiplied.
Note: We would NOT use this subroutine to replace something like "dblValue = dblValue * 2", but we WOULD use it to replace something like "adblMatrix(intColumn, intRow, intItem) = adblMatrix(intColumn, intRow, intItem) * 2", especially since we only have to mention the "adblMatrix(intColumn, intRow, intItem)" part once.

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