Python String expandtabs() Method
Python expandstabs() method replaces all the characters by sepecified spaces. By default a single tab expands to 8 spaces which can be overridden according to the requirement.
We can pass 1, 2, 4 and more to the method which will replace tab by the these number of space characters.
tabsize : It is optional and default value is 8.
It returns a modified string.
Let's see some examples to understand the expandtabs() method.
Python String expandtabs() Method Example 1
Calling method without specifying spaces. It sets to it's default value.
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Python String expandtabs() Method Example 2
See, how the output is changing after each call. Each method is set to different-different number of spaces.
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