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How can I specify curly braces {} into a string?

How can I specify curly braces {} into a string?

The example below inserts "String with "{braces} in it" into a textfield on the billing information page of our GMO website


testcase Test1 () appstate none

BillingInformation.PleaseFillInThisFormYour2.HtmlColumn1.Name2.SetText ("String with "{braces} in it")

By adding the extra double quote character ( " ), you are telling SilkTest that the subsequent {} braces are not the usual 4Test constructs but actual string characters that need to be set with the string. Without the extra double quote character SilkTest will believe that the value within the two curly braces is an actual variable, therefore giving an error saying that this variable has not been defined.

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