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Old November 16th, 2006, 02:57 PM
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I am pulling a string from a database field and i want to display double quotes when used on the asp page. what i'm finding is that the double quotes are not showing. i assume i can use other characters to represent double quotes.???? i am using an Input box on the asp page. please help

 
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Hi Myron!

Try putting a forward slash (/) before the double quotes. That's what the authors call "escaping" a character that has a special function in asp (such as double quotes). Hope this helps! :)

 
Old November 21st, 2006, 09:31 AM
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You can either use:

Response.Write Chr(34)
Response.Write "Extra ""Quotes"" to do it"


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Sean Anderson





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