How to set a string to length of 0

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    How to set a string to length of 0

    Hi,

    im a newbie in C>
    Currently my string is "abcde" and i would like to set it to "", which is to a length of 0. May i know how to do it?

    Thanks in advance.

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    char str[10] ="Abcde";
    str[0] = 0; // or '\0'

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