How to check whether a string contains alphabets or number in Python?

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I want to know if there is a function in Python to know whether a string contains alphabets or numbers. Any help would be appreciated.
Jul 12 in Python by Neel
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There is a method in python isalpha() to check this. For example,

>>> string = "arvind123"
>>> for char in string:
...     print char, char.isalpha()
a True
r True
v True
i True
n True
d True
1 False
2 False
3 False
answered Jul 12 by Arvind
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By using isAlpha () to check whether the string is alphet or not.
By using isNum () to check given string numeric value or not.
answered Jul 13 by Sheik janibasha
How do I use these functions? Can you give an example?

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