Help - Function returning a sting

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    Help - Function returning a sting

    Having a little problem..
    I need to return a string from a function..
    Here is my data...

    char returnsting(char result[])
    {
    result[]="STRNG";
    return(???);
    }

    I want to return my string...
    How can I do that?

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    Use strcpy to copy strings:
    Code:
    char returnsting(char *result)
    {
       if(result != NULL)
          strcpy(result, "STRNG");
    
       return result
    }

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