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Questions of or relating to any of the dialects of BASIC. Note that challenges that require the answers to be in a specific language are generally discouraged.

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Code golfing my guess the number game with feedback in NS-HUBASIC - Can it be code golfed any further?

The player has to keep guessing a number from 1 to 10 until they guess the correct number to win the game. If they make an incorrect guess, they're told if their guess was too low or too high. Each ...
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Tips for golfing in Visual Basic .NET

This page is not for Visual Basic Tips Visual Basic .NET (VB.NET) is an multi-paradigm dialect of basic that was developed and released by Microsoft in 2002 as a replacement for Visual Basic. The ...
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Tips for golfing in Visual Basic

This page is not for Visual Basic .NET Tips or VBA tips Visual Basic (VB or VB6) is an object-oriented and event-driven dialect of basic that was developed and released by Microsoft in 1991. The last ...
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Tips for golfing Yabasic

Yabasic, or Yet Another Basic is a dialect of basic created by Marc-Oliver Ihm that may be run on Windows, Unix and PAL versions of the Sony PlayStation 2. Development for this language is ongoing. ...
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Tips for golfing in uBasic

UBASIC is a freeware basic interpreter written by Yuji Kida at Rikkyo University in Japan, specialized for mathematical computing. It is considered to be a "ready-to-run" language that and ...
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Tips for golfing in QBasic

What general tips do you have for golfing in QBasic? I'm looking for ideas that can be applied to code golf problems in general that are at least somewhat specific to QBasic (e.g. "remove comments" is ...
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Tips for golfing in SmileBASIC

SmileBASIC deserves more attention. I've only seen 3 users here (including myself!) providing SB answers, and while that doesn't surprise me, it disappoints me. It being a paid lang as well as being a ...
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Tips for golfing in TI-BASIC

What general tips do you have for golfing in TI-BASIC for the TI-83/84+ series calculators? I'm looking for ideas which can be applied to code-golf problems and which are also at least somewhat ...
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Tips for Golfing in BBC BASIC

What general tips do you have for golfing in BBC BASIC? I'm looking for ideas that can be applied to code golf problems in general that are at least somewhat specific to BBC BASIC (e.g. "remove ...
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Tips for golfing in VBA

Similar to this, this, and this question... What general tips do you have for golfing in VBA? I'm looking for ideas that can be applied to code golf problems in ...
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