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Posted on 2006-06-16
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Hello Guys,
                  I got a string value "A" in a variant array that shows Variant/String type for the string's values. However,
the functions recieving the array's values compalin of type mismatch. How do convert variant into string???

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Question by:Autofreak
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Lee W, MVP earned 65 total points
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CStr(Variant)
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by:JackOfPH
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dim x
dim y as string

y = cstr(x)
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by:alainbryden
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you should probably check just to be sure:

Dim x as integer
Dim StrResult As String
Dim VarArray() As Variant
...
...
If isAlphaNumeric( VarArray(x) ) then
   StrResult = CStr( VarArray(x) )
Else
   StrResult = vbNullString
End If
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by:kaliyugkaarjun
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I think u need to loop through the variant and for each item in a variant (i.e. variant_array_name(0), variant_array_name(1),.....) use function cstr() to convert it to string...

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Thank you Guys, all answeres halped me.
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