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Posted on 2007-11-21
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I have a string that is being read in from a file.
application.exe,pathofapplication

what I need to do is only add the app.exe to my arraylist. I am getting a casting error (Unable to cast object of type 'System.String[]' to type 'System.String') on my foreach loop

What do I need to do to fix this?

arrText.Add(sLine.ToString().Split((@",").ToCharArray()));

foreach (string mystring in arrText)
{
}
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Question by:NewMom2Brandon
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what is type of arrtext?
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ArrayList arrText = new ArrayList();
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try this...


arrText.AddRange(sLine.ToString().Split((@",").ToCharArray()));
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thank you very much..that was it exactly
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