c# - How to get only first n characters from a string

First n characters from a string
get-only-first-n-characters-from-a-string.aspx

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true"%>

<!DOCTYPE html>
<script runat="server">
    protected void Button1_Click(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
    {
        string s = "this is a sample string.";
        int length = 15;
        string ncharacters = s.Substring(0,Math.Min(length,s.Length));
        Label1.Text = s + "<br />";
        Label1.Text += ncharacters;
    }
</script>

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    <title>c# example - get only first n characters from a string</title>
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            c# example - get only first n characters from a string
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            ID="Label1" 
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        <asp:Button 
            ID="Button1" 
            runat="server" 
            Text="get only first n characters[15]" 
            OnClick="Button1_Click"
            Height="40"
            Font-Bold="true"
            />
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