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SOLVED: I don't understand how @State works

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I'm trying to initialize a @State variable in the init() but that doesn't work, and I don't understand why. Here's the code:

struct ContentView: View {

    @State private var message = "empty"

    init() {
        message = "Test"

    var body: some View {

The app displays "empty". so how do I initialize a variable?


@State private var message: String

and leave your init() should do it.


Thank you!


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