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st: RE: ad a ZERO to the front for a string variable


From   Nick Cox <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   "'statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu'" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: ad a ZERO to the front for a string variable
Date   Fri, 16 Dec 2011 13:06:51 +0000

It's just another character. 

replace mystrvar = "0" + mystrvar 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 


-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Lars Folkestad
Sent: 16 December 2011 12:59
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: st: ad a ZERO to the front for a string variable

Dear List
How do i add a ZERO (0) to the front of a string variable?
lars

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