Re: Euro in the DOS box under Windows NT, 95, 98, 2000

From: Tex Texin (
Date: Fri Apr 14 2000 - 13:20:45 EDT

Right, but if we use Lucida Console that is for code page 1252,
which we cannot set DOS to use on win 98. It only accepts 3 digit code


Markus Scherer wrote:
> tex,
> on my nt4 sp5 machine, i can change to "Lucida Console" and display the Euro in the dos box without changing the codepage (i am on 437 here; i am pasting in from the character map utility, or alt-0128).
> by the way, if all else fails, you know that on windows nt/2000, you can "chcp 10000" and thus set the dos box to unicode (ucs-2/utf-16)?!
> markus

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