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Characters and Strings

Code generation for text

For code generation, represent text as a character array or as a 1-by-1 string array (string scalar).

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Encoding of Characters in Code Generation

Differences in character encoding between MATLAB® and code generation can result in errors or different answers.

Code Generation for Strings

Adhere to code generation restrictions for strings.

Define String Scalar Inputs

Choose how you want to specify string scalar inputs.

Generate C/C++ Strings from MATLAB Strings and Character Row Vectors

Generate C/C++ strings from null-terminated MATLAB strings and character vectors.