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String.replicate Function (F#)

Den Delimarsky|Last Updated: 8/18/2017
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Returns a string by concatenating a specified number of instances of a string.

Namespace/Module Path: Microsoft.FSharp.Core.String

Assembly: FSharp.Core (in FSharp.Core.dll)

Syntax

// Signature:
String.replicate : int -> string -> string

// Usage:
String.replicate count str

Parameters

count Type: int

The number of copies of the input string will be copied.

str Type: string

The input string.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullExceptionThrown when the input string is null.

Return Value

The concatenated string.

Remarks

This function is named Replicate in compiled assemblies. If you are accessing the function from a language other than F#, or through reflection, use this name.

Example


printfn "%s" <| String.replicate 10 "XO"

Output

XOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXO

Platforms

Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2008 R2

Version Information

F# Core Library Versions

Supported in: 2.0, 4.0, Portable

See Also

Core.String Module (F#)

Microsoft.FSharp.Core Namespace (F#)

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