It differs from ASCII only in the 32 characters from code points (decimal) 95 through 126 (the "special graphics characters"). This is also how the affected characters appear when displayed on Java graphical components. Unicode Character Table - Box Drawing. Control characters were used to switch between regular text and box drawing.[4]. If you want any of these characters displayed in HTML, you can use the HTML entity found in the table below. 0420 and column D. If you want to know number of some Unicode symbol, you may found it in a table. The problem can be partly seen on Windows Character Map utility. However, keep in mind that the Windows console may require some jumping through hoops to output this as Unicode, which might be a problem unless you accept that your code editor is unlikely to display the character correctly. UTF-8 Box Drawing. box-drawing character (plural box-drawing characters) (computing, typography) A text character used for creating geometric frames and boxes. box-drawing character. The design of those characters is based on a handful of parameters, which can be changed in the script file itself. On many platforms, the character shape is determined programmatically from the character code. Some of these sets, such as Commodore's PETSCII, include box-drawing symbols with no corresponding Unicode character. The block and line character codes below allow us to display drawing on the HTML page on a grid layout. On many Unix systems and early dial-up bulletin board systems the only common standard for box-drawing characters was the VT100 alternate character set (see also: DEC Special Graphics). Boxes is a simple, configurable command line program which can draw any kind of box around its input text. box-drawing characters. 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BOX DRAWINGS UP LIGHT AND LEFT HEAVY (U+2519), BOX DRAWINGS UP HEAVY AND LEFT LIGHT (U+251A), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT VERTICAL AND RIGHT (U+251C), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL LIGHT AND RIGHT HEAVY (U+251D), BOX DRAWINGS UP HEAVY AND RIGHT DOWN LIGHT (U+251E), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN HEAVY AND RIGHT UP LIGHT (U+251F), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL HEAVY AND RIGHT LIGHT (U+2520), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN LIGHT AND RIGHT UP HEAVY (U+2521), BOX DRAWINGS UP LIGHT AND RIGHT DOWN HEAVY (U+2522), BOX DRAWINGS HEAVY VERTICAL AND RIGHT (U+2523), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT VERTICAL AND LEFT (U+2524), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL LIGHT AND LEFT HEAVY (U+2525), BOX DRAWINGS UP HEAVY AND LEFT DOWN LIGHT (U+2526), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN HEAVY AND LEFT UP LIGHT (U+2527), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL HEAVY AND LEFT LIGHT (U+2528), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN LIGHT AND LEFT UP HEAVY (U+2529), BOX DRAWINGS UP LIGHT AND LEFT DOWN HEAVY (U+252A), BOX DRAWINGS HEAVY VERTICAL AND LEFT (U+252B), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT DOWN AND HORIZONTAL (U+252C), BOX DRAWINGS LEFT HEAVY AND RIGHT DOWN LIGHT (U+252D), BOX DRAWINGS RIGHT HEAVY AND LEFT DOWN LIGHT (U+252E), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN LIGHT AND HORIZONTAL HEAVY (U+252F), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN HEAVY AND HORIZONTAL LIGHT (U+2530), BOX DRAWINGS RIGHT LIGHT AND LEFT DOWN HEAVY (U+2531), BOX DRAWINGS LEFT LIGHT AND RIGHT DOWN HEAVY (U+2532), BOX DRAWINGS HEAVY DOWN AND HORIZONTAL (U+2533), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT UP AND HORIZONTAL (U+2534), BOX DRAWINGS LEFT HEAVY AND RIGHT UP LIGHT (U+2535), BOX DRAWINGS RIGHT HEAVY AND LEFT UP LIGHT (U+2536), BOX DRAWINGS UP LIGHT AND HORIZONTAL HEAVY (U+2537), BOX DRAWINGS UP HEAVY AND HORIZONTAL LIGHT (U+2538), BOX DRAWINGS RIGHT LIGHT AND LEFT UP HEAVY (U+2539), BOX DRAWINGS LEFT LIGHT AND RIGHT UP HEAVY (U+253A), BOX DRAWINGS HEAVY UP AND HORIZONTAL (U+253B), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT VERTICAL AND HORIZONTAL (U+253C), BOX DRAWINGS LEFT HEAVY AND RIGHT VERTICAL LIGHT (U+253D), BOX DRAWINGS RIGHT HEAVY AND LEFT VERTICAL LIGHT (U+253E), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL LIGHT AND HORIZONTAL HEAVY (U+253F), BOX DRAWINGS UP HEAVY AND DOWN HORIZONTAL LIGHT (U+2540), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN HEAVY AND UP HORIZONTAL LIGHT (U+2541), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL HEAVY AND HORIZONTAL LIGHT (U+2542), BOX DRAWINGS LEFT UP HEAVY AND RIGHT DOWN LIGHT (U+2543), BOX DRAWINGS RIGHT UP HEAVY AND LEFT DOWN LIGHT (U+2544), BOX DRAWINGS LEFT DOWN HEAVY AND RIGHT UP LIGHT (U+2545), BOX DRAWINGS RIGHT DOWN HEAVY AND LEFT UP LIGHT (U+2546), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN LIGHT AND UP HORIZONTAL HEAVY (U+2547), BOX DRAWINGS UP LIGHT AND DOWN HORIZONTAL HEAVY (U+2548), BOX DRAWINGS RIGHT LIGHT AND LEFT VERTICAL HEAVY (U+2549), BOX DRAWINGS LEFT LIGHT AND RIGHT VERTICAL HEAVY (U+254A), BOX DRAWINGS HEAVY VERTICAL AND HORIZONTAL (U+254B), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT DOUBLE DASH HORIZONTAL (U+254C), BOX DRAWINGS HEAVY DOUBLE DASH HORIZONTAL (U+254D), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT DOUBLE DASH VERTICAL (U+254E), BOX DRAWINGS HEAVY DOUBLE DASH VERTICAL (U+254F), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN SINGLE AND RIGHT DOUBLE (U+2552), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN DOUBLE AND RIGHT SINGLE (U+2553), BOX DRAWINGS DOUBLE DOWN AND RIGHT (U+2554), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN SINGLE AND LEFT DOUBLE (U+2555), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN DOUBLE AND LEFT SINGLE (U+2556), BOX DRAWINGS DOUBLE DOWN AND LEFT (U+2557), BOX DRAWINGS UP SINGLE AND RIGHT DOUBLE (U+2558), BOX DRAWINGS UP DOUBLE AND RIGHT SINGLE (U+2559), BOX DRAWINGS DOUBLE UP AND RIGHT (U+255A), BOX DRAWINGS UP SINGLE AND LEFT DOUBLE (U+255B), BOX DRAWINGS UP DOUBLE AND LEFT SINGLE (U+255C), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL SINGLE AND RIGHT DOUBLE (U+255E), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL DOUBLE AND RIGHT SINGLE (U+255F), BOX DRAWINGS DOUBLE VERTICAL AND RIGHT (U+2560), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL SINGLE AND LEFT DOUBLE (U+2561), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL DOUBLE AND LEFT SINGLE (U+2562), BOX DRAWINGS DOUBLE VERTICAL AND LEFT (U+2563), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN SINGLE AND HORIZONTAL DOUBLE (U+2564), BOX DRAWINGS DOWN DOUBLE AND HORIZONTAL SINGLE (U+2565), BOX DRAWINGS DOUBLE DOWN AND HORIZONTAL (U+2566), BOX DRAWINGS UP SINGLE AND HORIZONTAL DOUBLE (U+2567), BOX DRAWINGS UP DOUBLE AND HORIZONTAL SINGLE (U+2568), BOX DRAWINGS DOUBLE UP AND HORIZONTAL (U+2569), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL SINGLE AND HORIZONTAL DOUBLE (U+256A), BOX DRAWINGS VERTICAL DOUBLE AND HORIZONTAL SINGLE (U+256B), BOX DRAWINGS DOUBLE VERTICAL AND HORIZONTAL (U+256C), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT ARC DOWN AND RIGHT (U+256D), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT ARC DOWN AND LEFT (U+256E), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT ARC UP AND LEFT (U+256F), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT ARC UP AND RIGHT (U+2570), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT DIAGONAL UPPER RIGHT TO LOWER LEFT (U+2571), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT DIAGONAL UPPER LEFT TO LOWER RIGHT (U+2572), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT DIAGONAL CROSS (U+2573), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT LEFT AND HEAVY RIGHT (U+257C), BOX DRAWINGS LIGHT UP AND HEAVY DOWN (U+257D), BOX DRAWINGS HEAVY LEFT AND LIGHT RIGHT (U+257E), BOX DRAWINGS HEAVY UP AND LIGHT DOWN (U+257F). 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