# [Ride v4 and v3] String
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String is a string data type.
Strings are UTF-8 (opens new window) encoded.
The maximum size of a
String variable is:
- For Standard library version 3: 32,767 characters.
- For Standard library version 4: 32,767 bytes (1 character can take up to 4 bytes).
# String Functions
The built-in functions for working with strings are presented in the following articles: