# random

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### Introduced in

- Game:
- Operation Flashpoint
- Version:
- 1.00

### Description

- Description:
- Random real (floating point) value from 0 (inclusive) to x (not inclusive).

### Syntax

### Examples

- Example 1:
_rNumber = random 1

### Additional Information

- Multiplayer:
- -
- See also:
- Math Commands

### Notes

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### Notes

- Be careful using random numbers in multiplayer, each client will come up with a different result. See multiplayer tutorials for more general information about locality.
- The number returned is unlikely to be a whole number.

To return a whole number use either**round**,**ceil**or**floor**together with**random**: