InKey$


aString$ = InKey$()

Reads a keyboard character from the standard input buffer, without echoing it to the screen.
InKey$ will return immediately, even if there are no character to retrieve.

 
    Print "Press any key to continue"

getAKey:

    key$ = InKey$()
    Print ".";
    If Len(key$) < 1 Then Goto getAKey

    Print
    Print "key pressed"

Output:
Press any key to continue
.............................................................
key pressed

See also Input$

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