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vb.net putting string's substring values into an array

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Hello Experts,

First of all I am a beginner, I have been actively learning to code for the second day and I like to think im picking it up quickly, if not for the odd stumbling block.

Can someone please help me complete the following code. I am trying to create a small program that accepts a string input and then puts the characters in that string into an array. The code is triggered by the button "Button1" on the form, there is also a text box that allows you to enter the string in the first place.

I know the logic as to how I want it to work (see below), but i'm having trouble putting it into code. Can anyone help or provide advice.

    Private Sub Button1_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles btnGuess.Click

        Dim array As New ArrayList
        array.Clear()

        Dim inputword As String
        inputword = txtBoxGuess.Text

        Dim inputwordlength As Integer
        inputwordlength = inputword.Length

        Dim loopcount As Integer

        '[start loop]
        '
        'add next unprocessed character of string "inputword" to first space allocation in array ("inputword.substring(????)")
        '
        'increment integer "loopcount" by 1
        '
        'stop looping when integer "inputword.length" is the same value as integer "loopcount"
        '
        '[endloop]


    End Sub
End Class

Many Thanks.
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