I can not understand why this code is failing the run test?

Hello
I need my console to look like this "
I am a “double quoted” string inside “double quotes”.

But it looks like this : myStr = “I am a “double quoted” string inside “doubled quotes”.” I need to get rid of the last " so it just has a full stop but I can’t understand what is wrong with the code ?

Many thanks in advance.

Your code so far


const myStr = "I am a \"double quoted\" string inside \"doubled quotes\".";


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Challenge: Escaping Literal Quotes in Strings

Link to the challenge:

HI @Nc29 !

Welcome to the forum!

Reread this line here to find your mistake

Hope that helps!

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Still no joy any help appreciated I don’t want to move on until I’ve passed it.

What did you change? What is your updated code?

const myStr = "I am a \"doubled quoted\" string inside \"double quotes.";

I have it the very same as the example the first time, so can’t understand what is wrong ?
Is it not correct and maybe a bug with the programme?

You moved your typo.

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Yes I know this one is incorrect, what was my first typo ?

Nowhere should you have ‘doubled’ in the string. You fixed it where @jwilkins.oboe pointed out but then moved the typo to another place.

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Yeah I would just go back to your first code you posted and remove that extra letter.

You don’t need to change anything else.

Just delete one letter :slight_smile:

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I feel very silly, thank you both for your help :slight_smile:

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Feeling silly about a bug is totally normal! We’ve all been there.

I was so obsessed with the code I missed it!