InsertLinebreaks

InsertLinebreaks["string"]

inserts newline characters into string to make a string in which no line is longer than 78 characters.

InsertLinebreaks["string",n]

inserts newline characters to make no line longer than n characters.

Details

  • InsertLinebreaks works by replacing whitespace with newline characters.
  • If a single span of non-whitespace characters is longer than n characters, newlines will be inserted every n characters within the span.

Examples

Basic Examples  (1)

Insert newlines to ensure no line is longer than 30 characters:

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Words longer than 30 characters will be broken:

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See Also

StringPartition  StringInsert  StringReplace  PageWidth  OutputForm  Column

Introduced in 2015
(10.1)