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How to convert string to char[] in C++ 2008

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I have a array char c[256]

How to convert txtbox1->Text to c[]?

Thank you. The environment is c++2008
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char* pText = Marshal::StringToHGlobalAnsi( txtbox1->Text );
strcpy( c, pText );
Marshal::FreeHGlobal( pText );
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IntPtr can not convert to char *, my environment is .net 2008
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I forgot two cast...

char* pText = (char*)Marshal::StringToHGlobalAnsi( txtbox1->Text );
strcpy( c, pText );
Marshal::FreeHGlobal( (IntPtr)pText );
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by:xuanspider
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I'm sorry that still cannot, same error. Please note that the environment is C# express 2008
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Anyhow, thanks.
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