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I dont know what meaning of this symbol - %.

for example,

buttonPressCount % numberOfLED == i

I hope anyone can tell me the name and basic function of this symbol.

  • I don't understand why this question was modded down so I gave it a point. – deltaray May 26 '17 at 23:19
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It is called the modulus operator, and it performs the modulo operation.

TL;CBR: It results in the remainder after division is performed.

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