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Simple Question about cin.get();

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Just so I fully understand... when cin.get() requests a character (or string) from the inpput buffer and the buffer is empty, it waits for new input and only then does it continue its execution.

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i only recently learned about cin.get cause im finnaly gettin on track to programming...but.....ive been taught to either add a cin.ignore(9999,''\n''); then a cin.get(); or two cin.get();s because the buffer is not empty usually...the last enter keypress should still be there...so its safer to add 2 or the ignore....thats probably not even two vcents....but it might help

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Yeah cin.get() doesn''t read in the newline character so that will be left and picked up by your next cin call.

You can use (cin.get()).get() since cin.get() returns a cin object.

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