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please what the following statements mean??

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foreach (char c in textBox1.Text)
bits += Convert.ToString((int)c,2).PadLeft(8, '0');
Aug 21 '10 #1
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It means: take every character of the Text in the TextBox (foreach(char c in textBox1.Text)), take the integer-keycode ((int)c) of this character, convert it to binary string (Convert.ToString((int)c,2)), if this string is short than 8 digits, fill them up with 0's (...PadLeft(8,'0')) and append it to a string-variable called bits

References: Convert.ToString()
Aug 23 '10 #2

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thank you for your reply
Aug 23 '10 #3

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