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store string in array

Asked by Abdulkareem
on 5 Dec 2012

hi i want to input string consist of 5 char in array put i can't do that by using the command "input" because it is allow me to input only 1 char and when i input more than one error occur

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on 5 Dec 2012

Can you please include some example code that reproduces your problem? I'm not having any issues doing what you're describing, but it may be because I'm not understanding your problem. Some sample code is always helpful when asking a question here.

The exact error message that you're receiving is also of help.


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Answer by Matt Fig
on 5 Dec 2012
 Accepted answer

What do you mean the INPUT function only lets you input one character?

>> G = input('Enter a string: ','s')
Enter a string: red
G =


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