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This is a discussion on printing within the C Programming forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; sup all i am just practicing in pointers so i can learn it well .. ok i have creating this ...

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    printing

    sup all i am just practicing in pointers so i can learn it well .. ok i have creating this little wantabe programm.. now there is nothing wrong with it.. but i want to know how can i make the output print in a line instead of it going up... (sorry i dont know how to explain very well) here is the code

    Code:
    int main()
    {
    
       char hello[27] = "abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz";
       char *p;
       int i;
       p = hello;
    
        for (i=0; p[i]; i++)
        printf("%c\n",p[i]);
        return 0;
    
     }
    i want it like

    abcdefghijg etc..
    not
    a
    b
    c
    d
    etc.

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    Then remove the "\n" from the printf

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    ok but how did you know that..... this is my point how would i figure that out if i was not to post in here..? educate me please

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    "\n" starts a new line
    with no "\n" no new line will be started
    hello, internet!

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    You learn by reading & experimenting.....it just takes a little effort and time.....

    BTW, \n is an alias for the 10th ASCII char.....it's usually used to denote a Line feed....

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