How do I search for a character by its ASCII value?

You can search for a character by its ASCII value by pressing CTRL-V followed by the decimal or hexadecimal or octal value of that character in the search “/” command. To determine the ASCII value of a character you can use the “:ascii” or the “ga” command. For example, to search for the ASCII character with value 188 (??), you can use one of the following search commands:





You can also search for the character with the decimal/octal/hex number using a collation [] like this:





Alternatively, you can use the special atom \%d \%o \%x \%u:





Or you use digraphs to enter the character. For example enter:


to search for the above character.

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