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

bummer wrong

var id = "23188xtr"; var lastName = "Smith";

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

bummer: you did not put the # between id and last name

var id = "23188xtr";
var lastName = "Smith";

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

2 Answers

Hey ! Your task is to get the following result in your userName variable : "23188XTR#SMITH" so you also have to use the toUpperCase method on the lastName variable like this :

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

thanks a lot