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Re: Conversion of text into Mathematica expressions

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  • Subject: [mg28187] Re: Conversion of text into Mathematica expressions
  • From: "Paul Lutus" <nospam at nosite.com>
  • Date: Tue, 3 Apr 2001 02:38:05 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <9a966h$gu3@smc.vnet.net>
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"Max Ulbrich" <ulbrich at biochem.mpg.de> wrote in message
news:9a966h$gu3 at smc.vnet.net...
> Hi,
>
> does anybody know if there is a possibility to convert text into
> expressions?
> I have something like
>
> {"2.5","3.5"...}
>
> and want to convert it to
>
> {2.5,3.5...}
>
> How can I do that?

data = {"1","2","3","4","5"}

Map[ToExpression,data]

{1,2,3,4,5}

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Paul Lutus
www.arachnoid.com




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