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StringTake

  • StringTake[" string ", n ] gives a string containing the first n characters in " string ".
  • StringTake[" string ", - n ] gives the last n characters in " string ".
  • StringTake[" string ", n ] gives the n character in " string ".
  • StringTake[" string ", m , n ] gives characters m through n in " string ".
  • StringTake uses the standard sequence specification (see Section A.3.5).
  • Example: StringTake["abcdefg", 3].
  • See the Mathematica book: Section 2.7.2.
  • See also: Take, StringDrop, StringPosition.

    Further Examples

    This takes four characters starting from the end of the string.

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