The new String( ) constructor
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Below is the actual ASP Script that does the heavy lifting.
new String( ) in Action:
Now check out the ASP lines below.
var monthlySalary = new String( Request.Form("monthlySalary") ) monthlySalary = monthlySalary.toLowerCase();
Without new String( ):
Take a look at the line I printed below.
var WebPageVariable = Request.Form("WebPageVaraible").toUpperCase();
ERROR! The Line Above Will Throw An Error because
Microsoft JScript runtime error '800a01b6' Object doesn't support this property or method /asp/Section01/script03b.asp, line 9