read last 3 characters from string [Initially asked question]
You can use string.Substring and give it the starting index and it will get the substring starting from given index till end.
Retrieves a substring from this instance. The substring starts at a specified character position. MSDN
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Remove last 3 characters from string [Updated question]
To remove the last three characters from the string you can use string.Substring(Int32, Int32) and give it the starting index
0 and end index three less than the string length. It will get the substring before last three characters.
myString = myString.Substring(0, myString.Length-3);
String.Substring Method (Int32, Int32)
Retrieves a substring from this instance. The substring starts at a specified character position and has a specified length.
You can also using String.Remove(Int32) method to remove the last three characters by passing start index as length - 3, it will remove from this point to end of string.
myString = myString.Remove(myString.Length-3)
Returns a new string in which all the characters in the current instance, beginning at a specified position and continuing through the last position, have been deleted