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  • Operator '-' is not defined for types 'String' and 'Char'.

    how do i fix this error. i really need help

    • Moved by Mike Kinsman Tuesday, January 7, 2014 6:33 PM off topic
    Monday, January 6, 2014 5:04 PM

Answers

  • What is it that you want to do?  Is it to remove one or more string characters?  You can use The Remove function to remove a specific number of characters, or the Replace function, to replace specific characters throughout the entire string.

    Dick


    Dick Grier. Author of Visual Basic Programmer's Guide to Serial Communications 4. See www.hardandsoftware.net.

    Monday, January 6, 2014 9:59 PM

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  • What is it that you want to do?  Is it to remove one or more string characters?  You can use The Remove function to remove a specific number of characters, or the Replace function, to replace specific characters throughout the entire string.

    Dick


    Dick Grier. Author of Visual Basic Programmer's Guide to Serial Communications 4. See www.hardandsoftware.net.

    Monday, January 6, 2014 9:59 PM
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    Tuesday, January 7, 2014 6:34 PM