These odd characters have two major advantages over normal keystrokes: They are unlikely to be in someone's dictionary or brute force list. Some hardware key loggers will not log these odd characters. I'll cover the 2nd point more in an upcoming article.
More information Insert an ASCII or Unicode character into a document If you only have to enter a few special characters or symbols, you can use the Character Map or type keyboard shortcuts.
As such, there are ASCII and Unicode variations to encompass regional characters and symbols, see Unicode character code charts by script. If you have trouble entering the characters codes for the characters that you want, try using the Character Map.
You must use the numeric keypad to type the numbers, and not the keyboard. For more Unicode character codes, see Unicode character code charts by script.
If you need a Unicode character and are using one of the programs that doesn't support Unicode characters, use the Character Map to enter the character s that you need. Using the Character Map Character Map is a program built into Microsoft Windows that enables you to view the characters that are available in a selected font.
Using Character Map, you can copy individual characters or a group of characters to the Clipboard and paste them into any program that can display them.
To open Character Map: Type "character" in the search box on the task bar, and choose Character Map from the results. Search for the word "character" on the Start screen and choose Character Map from the results.
Characters are grouped by font. Click the fonts list to choose a set of characters. To select a character, click the character, click Select, click the right mouse button in your document where you want the character, and then click Paste.Main Controls - *FIGlet and AOL Macro Fonts Supported* Font.
Binary code, as it turns out, is easy to convert from electronic information (e.g., 0s and 1s) to physical information, because only two kinds of physical objects or states are needed. The conversion from electrical information to physical information storage is analogous to someone speaking the binary code for “dog” in 0s and 1s while you write them down on a piece of paper.
To insert an ASCII character, press and hold down ALT while typing the character code. For example, to insert the degree (º) symbol, press and hold down ALT while typing on the numeric keypad. You must use the numeric keypad to type the numbers, and not the keyboard.
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8. How do I print a char and its equivalent ASCII value in C? c printf. share | improve this question. edited Sep 24 '09 at This may be the ascii code on some systems, but then again it may not.
Though Word uses Unicode internally, its ASCII roots poke through when you insert characters into documents and search for characters using Find and Replace. Tip In this hack, the term "ASCII" refers to the characters represented in Word by the codes symbol ascii code 0 NULL (Null character) ascii code 1 SOH (Start of Header) ascii code 2 STX (Start of Text) ascii code 3 ETX (End of Text).