number(required; Numeric or string capable of conversion to a number)
A valid numeric or string expression
Returns the octal value of a given number
number is not already a whole number,
it is rounded to the nearest whole number before being evaluated.
an error occurs.
Oct returns up to 11 octal characters.
You can also use literals in your code to represent octal numbers by
&O to the relevant octal value. For
example, 100 decimal has the octal representation
&O144. The following two statements assign an
octal value to a variable:
lngOctValue1 = &H200 ' Assigns 128 lngOctValue2 = "&O" & Len(dblNumber) ' Assigns 8