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7 bit code

The 7-bit code, also known as the IA-5 alphabet, is the ASCII character set for representing a total of 128 alphanumeric characters, digits, special characters and control characters


7-bit code, international version

7-bit code, international version

This code was standardized internationally as a reference code under ISO/IEC 646. The German reference was standardized by DIN under DIN 66003. In the 7-bit code, each character is represented with 7 bits. The characters are arranged in a code table and are defined by the column and line number. The numbering

can be in binary or hexadecimal notation. If the 7-bit code is represented in bytes, the missing eighth bit is supplemented by a check bit.

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Updated at: 05.08.2009
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