## dsPipe

The

**is a special spreadsheet function supplied by Deriscope that all it does is returning its input unaltered.**

*dsPipe*It takes exactly one argument and has the following form:

*=dsPipe( arg )*The argument

**can be anything.**

*arg*Most typically,

**will be some non-Deriscope spreadsheet function.**

*arg*If, for example, the input argument is the Excel built-in function

**, then the final formula will have the form**

*RANDBETWEEN(0,100)*

*=dsPipe(RANDBETWEEN(0,100))*The effect will be that the output of the

**function will be displayed in the cell along with the usual flashing format that characterizes the output of all Deriscope functions.**

*RANDBETWEEN*