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hi
  i have a string named as remark in  VB . it conatins more than 1000 letters(variable)...
How can i split this string to another string ...each having  a maximum of 250 letters....
i mean i want the string in rem1,rem2,rem3....and rem1 should conatin 250 letters and rem2 -250 and rem3 ---250...etc...if len(rem3) is < 250 then it ok...no need to add the string to make it 250 len string...help me immediately ...i am not able to use the normal split function...is there any other methods for doing that..??/
thanks in advance
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Lee W, MVP earned 100 total points
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Something like this should work - I'm currently unable to test it - you might have to tweak the numers a little, define some variables, etc, but I believe this will do what you ask.


For x = 0 to (Len(mystring) / 250) - 1
    rem(x) = Mid(mystring, (x * 250), 250)
Next x
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