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Convert String To Object In Javascript

JAVASCRIPT CONVERT STRING TO OBJECT

https://code-boxx.com/convert-string-object-javascript/

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// (A) JSON ENCODED STRING
var thestring = '{"Name":"Jon Doe","Email":"jon@doe.com","Address":"123 Doe Street"}';
// (B) PARSE JSON
/*
Name: "Jon Doe",
Email: "jon@doe.com",
Address: "123 Doe Street"
*/
var theobj = JSON.parse(thestring);
console.log(theobj);
// (A) CSV STRING
var thestring = "Name,Joe Doe,Email,joe@doe.com,Address,234 Doe Street";
// (B) MANUAL PROCESS AND LOOP
/*
Name: "Joe Doe",
Email: "joe@doe.com",
Address: "234 Doe Street"
*/
var temp = thestring.split(","), theobj = {};
for (let i=0; i<temp.length; i+=2) {
theobj[temp[i]] = temp[(i+1)];
}
console.log(theobj);
// (A) THE EXISTING OBJECT
var theobj = {
// (A1) OBJECT PROPERTIES
Name: null,
Email: null,
Address: null,
// (A2) IMPORT FROM CSV STRING
inCSV : str => {
let tempA = str.split(","), tempB = {};
for (let i=0; i<tempA.length; i+=2) {
tempB[tempA[i]] = tempA[(i+1)];
}
theobj.Name = tempB.Name;
theobj.Email = tempB.Email;
theobj.Address = tempB.Address;
},
// (A3) IMPORT FROM JSON STRING
inJSON : str => {
let temp = JSON.parse(str);
theobj.Name = temp.Name;
theobj.Email = temp.Email;
theobj.Address = temp.Address;
}
};
// (B) PROCESS "IMPORT"
// (B1) CSV
/*
Name: "Job Doe",
Email: "job@doe.com",
Address: "345 Doe Street"
*/
var dataA = "Name,Job Doe,Email,job@doe.com,Address,345 Doe Street";
theobj.inCSV(dataA);
console.log(theobj);
// (B2) JSON
/*
Name: "Joy Doe",
Email: "joy@doe.com",
Address: "456 Doe Street"
*/
var dataB = '{"Name":"Joy Doe","Email":"joy@doe.com","Address":"456 Doe Street"}';
theobj.inJSON(dataB);
console.log(theobj);
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