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£ sign in a printf function

Posted on 2006-11-21
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Hi,

I was wondering if anyone could explain to me how to print a £ sign in a printf statement.
The £ sign is not in the ASCII table so just entering.

printf("£");

will not work it prints a u with a line above it. (Cant find the character)

So i was wondering if there were other ways.  Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks

Peter Allsop
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Try this

printf("%c", (char)156);
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Thanks very much for the quick reply.
This works  

Which charicter table is that using so i can use it again for future reference?
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thanks very much for the help
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