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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Storing and Tracking Information with Variables Using String Methods

adding# symbol to a string

how do i add a "#" symbol to a string when using the .toUpperCase command

app.js
var id = "23188xtr#";
var lastName = "Smith";

var userName = id.toUpperCase()"#"lastName.toUpperCase();
index.html
<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<head>
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
</head>
<body>
<script src="app.js"></script>
</body>
</html>

1 Answer

Peter Quin
Peter Quin
3,200 Points
var id = "23188xtr#";
var lastName = "Smith";

var userName = id.toUpperCase() + "#" + lastName.toUpperCase()

You need to concatenate as is you were just adding them together. With the above, the final string would be 23188XTR##SMITH