How to extract characters from the middle of a string?
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Wed Jul 7 17:12:15 CDT 2004
On 7/7/04 4:37 PM, Marian Petrides wrote:
> If I have a string containing 25 characters, how do I extract the eight
> characters starting at position 5 in the string?
> [In BASIC this would be left$(5,8) or some such.]
> This should be a simple thing to do but I can't figure it out and can't
> figure out which dictionary item applies.
get char 5 to 12 of myString
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