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Comparing strings and byte arrays

I want the code below to work. Someone make it work :P

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Dim cByteArray() as Byte
Dim sString as String

'...
'the values of cByteArray and sString are set
'...

If cByteArrary = sString Then
     MsgBox "It worked!"
End If
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core123
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core123Author Commented:
The part that isn't working is the comparing. In the example above assume both cByteArray and sString have values.
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PaulHewsCommented:
You can assign a byte array to a string:

sString2 = cByteArray

But when you compare them you will have to convert the VB string from unicode

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Dim b(1 To 4) As Byte
    Dim ss As String
    Dim sb As String
    Dim i As Integer
   
    For i = 1 To 4
        b(i) = Asc("A")
    Next i
   
    sb = b
    ss = "AAAA"
   
    If sb = StrConv(ss, vbFromUnicode) Then
        MsgBox "Works!"
    End If
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core123Author Commented:
Edited text of question.
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