ASCII character

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Noun1.ASCII character - any member of the standard code for representing characters by binary numbers
American Standard Code for Information Interchange, ASCII - (computer science) a code for information exchange between computers made by different companies; a string of 7 binary digits represents each character; used in most microcomputers
grapheme, graphic symbol, character - a written symbol that is used to represent speech; "the Greek alphabet has 24 characters"
ASCII control character, control character - ASCII characters to indicate carriage return or tab or backspace; typed by depressing a key and the control key at the same time
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In order to check if the spaces are causing the problem, set up two columns that reveal the ASCII character code for each character in cells A2 and D3.
Data on both ports A and B are monitored for ASCII character command sequences.
Early CMC protocols, considering only the English-speaking world, used a limited ASCII character set of the 26 Roman letters, their capital versions, the numbers from 0 to 9, and some punctuation.
Yackulic's unusual process for creating vast sections of the images is clearly visible, and what could easily be a gimmicky trope finally seems less like ASCII character drawing than concrete poetry.
Aztec Code is a high-density two-dimensional matrix style barcode symbology that can encode up to 3750 characters from the entire 256-byte ASCII character set.
ASCII character code definitions, reserved words in C and formal specifications for input and output.
The chip includes a pleasant surprise: It converts values to and from ASCII character strings.
Communicating in style recommends confining your e-mail communications to the standard ASCII character set.
How well does this work and what are the larger implications of moving away from our long suffering pal, the ASCII character set keyboards use?
The only way to get around this problem is to encode the binary file before sending it, so that the resulting file contains only the 128 characters that form the basic ASCII character set.
We also assume that we are dealing with English text and the ASCII character set.