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getString() Method

This method returns a string of a specified length, starting from the current cursor location.


bufferVar.getString( [length] )



The length of the string to return, in bytes


A string of length characters, starting at the current cursor location in the buffer.


This method returns a string starting from the current cursor location and continuing for length bytes.

If no length is specified, the method reads until a null byte is encountered or the end of the buffer is reached. The string is read according to the value of the unicode flag of the buffer. A terminating null byte is not added, even if a length parameter is not provided.

See Also

getValue() Method
offset[] Method
subBuffer() Method

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