Re: Converting a list of strings to a single space-delimited string

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg122834] Re: Converting a list of strings to a single space-delimited string*From*: "Oleksandr Rasputinov" <oleksandr_rasputinov at hmamail.com>*Date*: Fri, 11 Nov 2011 07:33:16 -0500 (EST)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*References*: <j9geh9$ovb$1@smc.vnet.net>

On Thu, 10 Nov 2011 12:02:49 -0000, Andrew DeYoung <adeyoung at andrew.cmu.edu> wrote: > Hi, > > I know that the command StringSplit can be used to convert a single > space-delimited string to a list of strings. For example, > > B = "1 2 3"; > mylist = StringSplit[B] > > gives a list mylist such that mylist = {"1", "2", "3"}. > > But what if I would like to go in the reveres direction -- convert > {"1", "2", "3"} to "1 2 3"? Is there a good way to do this, other > than using a For loop and concatenating the elements of the list > together? > > Thanks so much. > > Andrew DeYoung > Carnegie Mellon University > In addition to the suggestions already given, one may also use: In[1]:= myList = {"1", "2", "3"}; In[2]:= ExportString[{"1", "2", "3"}, "Words"] Out[2]= "1 2 3"