Solved

C# question

Posted on 2011-03-25
4
297 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
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#
0
Comment
Question by:SubbuUSA
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 18

Expert Comment

by:Dennis Aries
ID: 35215395
Where do you want to leave the part 'De' of 'Andy De Souza'? With the first name, or with the last?
0
 
LVL 7

Accepted Solution

by:
dimaj earned 250 total points
ID: 35215401
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);
0
 

Author Comment

by:SubbuUSA
ID: 35215436
I want 'Andy De ' to be a first name
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:SubbuUSA
ID: 35216532
Thanks
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Introduction Although it is an old technology, serial ports are still being used by many hardware manufacturers. If you develop applications in C#, Microsoft .NET framework has SerialPort class to communicate with the serial ports.  I needed to…
This article introduced a TextBox that supports transparent background.   Introduction TextBox is the most widely used control component in GUI design. Most GUI controls do not support transparent background and more or less do not have the…
In this video, viewers are given an introduction to using the Windows 10 Snipping Tool, how to quickly locate it when it's needed and also how make it always available with a single click of a mouse button, by pinning it to the Desktop Task Bar. Int…
In this video we outline the Physical Segments view of NetCrunch network monitor. By following this brief how-to video, you will be able to learn how NetCrunch visualizes your network, how granular is the information collected, as well as where to f…

717 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question