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Truncates the string.

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using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Text;

namespace GenericCode
    public class StringHelpers
        /// <summary>
        /// Truncates the string.
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="txt"></param>
        /// <param name="maxChars"></param>
        /// <returns></returns>
        public static string Truncate(string txt, int maxChars)
            if(string.IsNullOrEmpty(txt) )
                return txt;
            if(txt.Length <= maxChars)
                return txt;
            return txt.Substring(0, maxChars);

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