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How To Write A " With Filewriteline

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magOO

Hello!

I add some text via FileWriteLine. But now i want to write a " in the Text.

AutoIt stop the script and says that there is a an error.

Can anybody please explain, how i can write a " in a File?

Thanks

magOO

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jpm

Hello!

I add some text via FileWriteLine. But now i want to write a " in the Text.

AutoIt stop the script and says that there is a an error.

Can anybody please explain, how i can write a " in a File?

Thanks

magOO

FilewriteLine("filename", '"')

certainly difficult to read it is a ' followed by " followed by '.

That second manner to protect string.

THe idea is when you need one inside you use the other to protect :whistle:

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Bartokv

Since quotes can be tricky, I tend to use Chr(34) to insert double quotes:

FileWriteLine($FileHandle, "Quoted text follows:  " & Chr(34) & "Hello" & Chr(34))

Guess there's always more than one way to swing a dead cat. :whistle:

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Jos

Guess there's always more than one way to swing a dead cat. B)

yeap, and this way will also work: """" :whistle:

but i prefer JPM's way... '"'

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scriptkitty

If you forget chr():

$q='"'
$q2="'"
MsgBox(1,"...and he said",$q2&"Quotes are fun" & $q2 &@CRLF& $q &"Quite fun" &$q)

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magOO

Thanks To All For Your Help! :whistle:

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