A report on Character encoding

Punched tape with the word "Wikipedia" encoded in ASCII. Presence and absence of a hole represents 1 and 0, respectively; for example, "W" is encoded as "1010111".
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Process of assigning numbers to graphical characters, especially the written characters of human language, allowing them to be stored, transmitted, and transformed using digital computers.

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Punched tape with the word "Wikipedia" encoded in ASCII. Presence and absence of a hole represents 1 and 0, respectively; for example, "W" is encoded as "1010111".

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Byte order mark

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Optional.

Optional.

In UTF-16, a BOM may be placed as the first character of a file or character stream to indicate the endianness (byte order) of all the 16-bit code unit of the file or stream.

ISO/IEC 8859-6

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ISO/IEC 8859-6:1999, Information technology — 8-bit single-byte coded graphic character sets — Part 6: Latin/Arabic alphabet, is part of the ISO/IEC 8859 series of ASCII-based standard character encodings, first edition published in 1987.

VSCII

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VSCII (Vietnamese Standard Code for Information Interchange), also known as TCVN 5712, ISO-IR-180, .VN, ABC or simply the TCVN encodings, is a set of three closely related Vietnamese national standard character encodings for using the Vietnamese language with computers, developed by the TCVN Technical Committee on Information Technology (TCVN/TC1) and first adopted in 1993 (as TCVN 5712:1993).

Comparison of Unicode encodings

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This article compares Unicode encodings.

This article compares Unicode encodings.

Their encoding relies on how frequently the text is used.

ANSEL

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ANSEL, the American National Standard for Extended Latin Alphabet Coded Character Set for Bibliographic Use, was a character set used in text encoding.

XML

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Markup language and file format for storing, transmitting, and reconstructing arbitrary data.

Markup language and file format for storing, transmitting, and reconstructing arbitrary data.

The SGML declaration was removed; thus XML has a fixed delimiter set and adopts Unicode as the document character set.

Example usage of file

File (command)

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Standard program of Unix and Unix-like operating systems for recognizing the type of data contained in a computer file.

Standard program of Unix and Unix-like operating systems for recognizing the type of data contained in a computer file.

Example usage of file

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