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Re: Use strings in Mathematica, like in C?


 Hi (again)

> In the C programming language I can operate directly over the 
> characters of a string, like:
> 
> int main() {
> 
>  char message[16] = "Hello!";
>  message[n]='a';
> 
> /* ... other code ... */
>  return(0);
> 
> }
> 
> This mean: Change the (n+1)th character (in C, array starts 
> at 0) to the specified character.
> 
> Q: How can I obtain similar effect in Mathematica?

Just re-read the question ... Try

	old = "hello";
	new = StringReplacePart[old, "?StringReplacePart", {1, 5}] //
ToExpression

Same advice for searching applies.

Regards,

Dave.


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