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Old February 21st, 2008, 12:44 PM
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Default substring in c#

Hi

I want to find out the substring value from the string:
savi-server\test
and output should be:
test

 what I am trying to do is bellow


string st = "savi-server\test";
st.Substring(12,3)

But It return only the

'est'

Please help me, I need the output as: test



Thanks in advance



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Old February 21st, 2008, 01:29 PM
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Hey,

Right, in your example, I believe you want st.Substring(11,4); But for a more useful approach, try this:

string st = "savi-server\test";
return st.Substring(st.IndexOf("\") + 1);

Try that first; essentially, it will start from the first t, and take the rest of the line. You may not need the +1, so if that doesn't work, try removing the +1.

Brian


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