How to display a long string in multiple lines?

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Jing Ci Neo
Jing Ci Neo on 17 Sep 2018
Commented: giannit on 30 Mar 2021
I have a cell called C containing many strings, of which some are very long and it's hard to view in one line. I want to be able to call these strings and print them but in multiple lines: str=C{n,1}; fprintf('%s\n',str)
How I would be able to do that? Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 17 Sep 2018
PerLine = 80;
pattern = sprintf('.{1,%d}', PerLine);
str = regexp(C{n,1}, pattern, 'match');
fprintf('%s\n', str{:});

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