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Difference between String.Empty and ""?

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When I initialize a String variable...I always assign "" to it, i.e.  strVar1 = ""

Is String.Empty the same as ""? If so, is String.Empty the correct way to initialize a String variable?

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Yes they are exactly the same. Empty quotes could be considered to be a magic string, which you should try to avoid. String.Empty is simply a constant provided by the Framework.
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Thanks for the confirmation Kaufmed!
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