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    Question How big impact do loop names have on performance?

    I know I have read that shorter loop names are faster than longer ones because a shorter search is needed for finding the loop. I don't know how big impact this has though, if any. Do anyone know?

    For example if I do a regular loop or a foreach loop and name it something short like "1" vs something descriptive like "finding_the_apple".

    Of course I like to have descrpitpive loop names as it is much easier to read that code, but if there is a big performance loss for it that would be non-optimal..

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    The size of loop names doesn't matter anymore, except when you use variable loop names (= with expressions, for example On Loop AltStringA$("Active 1")).

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