# [Ride v5] String
⚠️ This is the documentation for the Standard Library version 5, which becomes available after activation of feature #16 “Ride V5, dApp-to-dApp invocations”. Go to version 4
String is a string data type.
Strings are UTF-8 (opens new window) encoded.
The maximum size of a
String variable is 32,767 (1 character can take up to 4 bytes).
# String Functions
The built-in functions for working with strings are presented in the following articles: