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Strip single quotes from string

Posted on 2004-09-30
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Can someone tell me a fast way to strip single quotes from a string?

Of course there is

string temp;
for (int i=0; i<str.length; i++)
{
   if (str[i] != @'\'')
      temp = str[i];
}

but is there a better way using regex or something?

thx
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Question by:RichardFox
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kayhustle earned 250 total points
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Try str.Replace(@"""","").
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by:RichardFox
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For SINGLE quotes?
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by:msdixon
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str = str.Replace("'", "");

quick and easy.
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by:yordan_georgiev
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            public static string StripQuotes ( string s , string quoteChar )
            {
                        return s.Replace ( quoteChar , String.Empty );
            } //eof public static string SripQotes ( string s , string quoteChar)

            public static string StripQuotes ( object o , string quoteChar )
            {
                        string s = o.ToString ();
                        return s.Replace ( quoteChar , String.Empty );
            } //eof public static string SripQotes ( string s , string quoteChar)

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