SubString

14 Jan

The substring is just like charAt except it can grab entire substrings from a word, not just letters. Here’s the format:

var the_substring = the_string.substring(from, to);
“From” refers to the position of the first character of the substring, and “to” is, strangely enough, one greater than the last position of the substring. Using this weird method to mark the beginning and end of the substring makes it so that subtracting “to” minus “from” gives you the length of the substring:

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