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Posted on 2011-03-25
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Friends,

I have string with Full Name like  (Mary Ann Smith) or (Andy De Souza).

I need to assign Smith or Souza as a last name and Mary Ann as a Firstname. My System does not have a middle name feature.

Would like to have a small snippet in c#
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Question by:SubbuUSA
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by:Dennis Aries
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Where do you want to leave the part 'De' of 'Andy De Souza'? With the first name, or with the last?
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dimaj earned 250 total points
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do something like this:

string name = "Mary Ann Smith";
int pos = name.LastIndexOf(' ');
string fName = name.Substring(0, pos);
string lName = name.Substring(pos + 1);
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by:SubbuUSA
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I want 'Andy De ' to be a first name
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by:SubbuUSA
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Thanks
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