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character based

The use of fixed size fonts or to using text commands, all of which are in contrast to a graphical interface (graphics based). See text based.
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specialises in Chinese character based language enabling technologies and Internet related products and services.
The core of Zi Technology (formerly Ziran Technology) allows people, literate in Chinese character based languages, to use technology in their own language by providing a Chinese character input system that is simple to learn and easy to use.
CRiSP v5 is available in native X-Windows, Windows and Character based environments on the following platforms: Sun Solaris (Sparc, Intel), HP/UX, IBM-RS6000, SGI, DEC (Alpha, Ultrix), Linux, LynxOS, CRAY, DataGeneral, SCO UNIX, Unixware, Windows NT, Windows 95, Windows 3.
CAPS will debut two entertainment titles for the Sony PlayStation: Extreme Dreams, a 3-D, character based, rocketboard racing adventure and Sirens, a 3-D action adventure nightmare.
To the best of the Corporation's knowledge, there does not exist today a software product which facilities easy accessibility by Internet users to the character based Asian languages.