Solved

Question on String manipulation

Posted on 1998-11-07
1
211 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-20
Hi,
     I'll illustrate my problem with a program segment.
---------------
int total=100;
CString str = "There are altogether ", str2;

//my intention is to combine the string which will appear
//like this: "There are altogether 100 cats!"
str2 = str + total + " cats!"; // this is improper!
MessageBox(str2);
--------------------------------
My question is how can I combine the whole thing above to have a message which says "There are altogether 100 cats!"?

For your informations, I'm writing my programs using MSVC 5.0, a dialog-based program and working on win98 platform.

Any help offered is very much appreciated!
0
Comment
Question by:justinng
1 Comment
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
chensu earned 20 total points
ID: 1324328
Replace
str2 = str + total + " cats!";
with
str2.Format("%s%d%s", str, total, " cats!");
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Introduction: Load and Save to file, Document-View interaction inside the SDI. Continuing from the second article about sudoku.   Open the project in visual studio. From the class view select CSudokuDoc and double click to open the header …
Introduction: Ownerdraw of the grid button.  A singleton class implentation and usage. Continuing from the fifth article about sudoku.   Open the project in visual studio. Go to the class view – CGridButton should be visible as a class.  R…
This video will show you how to get GIT to work in Eclipse.   It will walk you through how to install the EGit plugin in eclipse and how to checkout an existing repository.
I've attached the XLSM Excel spreadsheet I used in the video and also text files containing the macros used below. https://filedb.experts-exchange.com/incoming/2017/03_w12/1151775/Permutations.txt https://filedb.experts-exchange.com/incoming/201…

685 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question