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Old October 11th, 2005, 04:56 AM
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hi guys,
how do I display "." by using response.write() in asp? i mean including the quotation mark.

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In VBScript you need to double the quotes to escape them...
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Call Response.Write(""".""")
In JScript, escape them with a backslash...
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Response.Write("\".\"");
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The way that I do this in VBScript takes a few extra characters for a line, and is just a personal preference. I use the Chr() function to insert the quote character in the string. The line below would look like:

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Response.Write(Chr(34) & "." & Chr(34))
I don't use it very often, only when I really NEED a quote on the page.



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