- A character whose occurrence in a given context initiates, modifies, or stops a control operation.
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Control Character — [engl.], Steuerzeichen … Universal-Lexikon
Control character — In computing and telecommunication, a control character or non printing character is a code point (a number) in a character set, that does not in itself represent a written symbol. It is in band signaling in the context of character encoding. All … Wikipedia
control character — A nonprinting character with a special meaning. Control characters, such as Carriage Return, Line Feed, Bell, or Escape, perform a specific operation on a terminal, printer, or communications line. They are grouped together as the first 32… … Dictionary of networking
control character — noun ASCII characters to indicate carriage return or tab or backspace; typed by depressing a key and the control key at the same time • Syn: ↑ASCII control character • Hypernyms: ↑ASCII character • Hyponyms: ↑backspace character … Useful english dictionary
control character — valdymo ženklas statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Valdymo veiksmą nurodantis ↑ženklas, esantis ženklų ↑koduotėje. Valdymo ženklai neturi grafinių vaizdų (↑glifų) ir nepriskiriami ↑rašmenims. Žymimi sutartiniais kelių raidžių žymėjimais –… … Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas
control character — Computers. a character in a data stream that signals the device receiving the data to perform a particular control function, as changing the line spacing on a printer from single to double spaced. * * * … Universalium
control character — noun Computing a character that does not represent a printable character but serves to initiate a particular action … English new terms dictionary
control character — noun A character which does not have a direct visual appearance as a glyph, but rather causes some other display action to occur, such as a transition to a new line. Examples are tab, carriage return, and line feed … Wiktionary
control character — Any of 32 ASCII characters that do not print on your screen or printer. These characters are usually used to control your computer. See also CTRL … Dictionary of telecommunications
ASCII control character — noun ASCII characters to indicate carriage return or tab or backspace; typed by depressing a key and the control key at the same time • Syn: ↑control character • Hypernyms: ↑ASCII character • Hyponyms: ↑backspace character … Useful english dictionary