LEFT

LEFT

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Action

Return the specified number of leftmost characters in a string.

 

 

Syntax

var = LEFT(var1 , n)

 

 

Remarks

Var

The string that is assigned.

Var1

The source string.

n

The number of characters to get from the source string.

 

 

See also

RIGHT , MID

 

 

Partial Example

Dim S As String * 15 , Z As String * 15

S ="ABCDEFG"

Z = Left(s , 5)

Print Z                                                     'ABCDE

Z = Right(s , 3) : Print Z

Z = Mid(s , 2 , 3) : Print Z

End