bell character


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bell character

[′bel ‚kar·ik·tər]
(computer science)
A control character that activates a bell, alarm, or other audio device to get someone's attention.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bell character

The control code used to sound an audible bell or tone in order to alert the user (ASCII 7, EBCDIC 2F).
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