Background & Context

    • Null-terminated text strings.
    • Represents an arbitrary number of null-terminated character strings.
    • Stores characters as 8-bit Unicode values.

Import & Export

  • Import["file","TerminatedString"] imports a file as a list of null-terminated character strings.
  • Export["file",str,"TerminatedString"] exports a string as a null-terminated sequence of 8-bit characters.
  • Export["file",{str1,str2,},"TerminatedString"] exports a list of strings to sequences of 8-bit character codes, each terminated by a null character.
  • See the following reference pages for full general information:
  • Import, Exportimport from or export to a file
    CloudImport, CloudExportimport from or export to a cloud object
    ImportString, ExportStringimport from or export to a string
    ImportByteArray, ExportByteArrayimport from or export to a byte array

Import Elements

  • General Import elements:
  • "Elements" list of elements and options available in this file
    "Rules"full list of rules for each element and option
    "Options"list of rules for options, properties, and settings


Basic Examples  (1)

Export two strings as null-terminated sequences of characters:

Import the previous output: