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Passing value into a string

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Hi,

I have this code which works perfectly fine.

Dim imageString As String = String.Empty
  imageString = imageString & "<img src=""../Images/signicon.png/"""" alt="""" height=""20"" style=""filter:alpha(opacity=100);"" />&nbsp;&nbsp;"

But I would like to drop in a extra value (pathToImages) But I keep getting syntax error.

Dim pathToImages As String = ConfigurationManager.AppSettings("PathToImages")

 imageString = "<img src= " pathToImages & "/Images/pageicon.png/"""" alt="""" height=""20"" style=""filter:alpha(opacity=100);" />&nbsp;&nbsp;"

Would be grateful for any help.

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Add in another ampersand before pathToImages:

imageString = "<img src= " & pathToImages & "/Images/pageicon.png/"""" alt="""" height=""20"" style=""filter:alpha(opacity=100);" />&nbsp;&nbsp;"

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That's great.

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