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Thread: How to add to an array with user input

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    Default How to add to an array with user input

    I would like to add to an array from input thru a textfield when the add button is pushed.
    array im adding to:
       String[] name = {"Stapler", "Pens", "Paper", "Staples"};
    I have a gettext methode already declared. The problem is i dont know the code to apply it into the array.


    add button
    apply textfield.gettext to name{}

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    Default Re: How to add to an array with user input

    You can not change the size of an array by adding to it. You can change the contents of an array by assigning values to any of the slots in the array:
    theArray[theIndex] = aValueForTheArray; // assign a value to a slot in an array
    If you don't understand my answer, don't ignore it, ask a question.

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