Solved

JavaScript: Alert the "…" Character

Posted on 2013-06-13
1
259 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-14
How can I alert "…"?

This does not work:
alert( '…' );
0
Comment
Question by:hankknight
1 Comment
 
LVL 42

Accepted Solution

by:
David S. earned 500 total points
ID: 39246387
Character entities in that format are an HTML and XML feature, not a JavaScript or CSS feature.

In JavaScript the number is put in hexadecimal for numbers in that higher range (low range characters have a choice of syntaxes).
alert('\u2026');

Open in new window

JavaScript character escape sequences
Using special characters in strings | MDN
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Today I would like to talk about localizing (Internationalization) JavaScript applications. Introduction When creating an application that is going to be used by many people around the globe, it is important to remember that not everyone speak…
This article demonstrates how to create a simple responsive confirmation dialog with Ok and Cancel buttons using HTML, CSS, jQuery and Promises
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery, including how to invoke it on a web page. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery.: (CODE)
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery including how to code hide show and toggles. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery…

932 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now