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I am trying to convert a int into a CString and when i do that i get symbols.

This is what i am using

int labelid = 18548;
CString labelname = "holder";
labelname += " - ";
labelname += CString(labelid);

when doing this i do not append the number.
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>>labelname += CString(labelid);

That won't work - however, you could use the 'Format' member of CString:

CString num;

num.Format ( "%d", labelid);

labelname += num;

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Ooops, that one got accepted pretty quickly :o)
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