Insert a string into another string.

Name Description
string[] The string you want to insert substr in.
const substr[] The string you want to insert into string.
pos The position to start inserting.
maxlength=sizeof string The maximum size to insert.


This function does not return any specific values.


// Add an [AFK] tag to the start of players' names
new pName[MAX_PLAYER_NAME+1];
GetPlayerName(playerid, pName, MAX_PLAYER_NAME);
strins(pName, "[AFK]", 0);
SetPlayerName(playerid, pName);

// WARNING: Players with names that are 20+ characters long can not have an [AFK] tag, as that would make their name 25 characters long and the limit is 24.
  • strcmp: Compare two strings to check if they are the same.
  • strfind: Search for a string in another string.
  • strtok: Get the next 'token' (word/parameter) in a string.
  • strdel: Delete part of a string.
  • strlen: Get the length of a string.
  • strmid: Extract part of a string into another string.
  • strpack: Pack a string into a destination string.
  • strval: Convert a string into an integer.
  • strcat: Concatenate two strings into a destination reference.