This function starts with lowercase letter.


Insert a string into another string.

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


This function does not return any specific values.


// Add an [AFK] tag to the start of players' names
new playerName[MAX_PLAYER_NAME];
GetPlayerName(playerid, playerName, MAX_PLAYER_NAME);
if (strlen(playerName) <= 18)
strins(playerName, "[AFK]", 0);
SetPlayerName(playerid, playerName);
// 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.

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