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ERROR 3 (ILLEGAL CHARACTER)

Applies to: A51 Macro Assembler

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QUESTION

When I assemble my 8051/80251 assembly source file, I get the following diagnostic:

ERROR 3: ILLEGAL CHARACTER

ANSWER

The assembler has detected a character which is not in the set of valid characters for the 51/251 assembler language. For example (" ` ").

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Article last edited on: 2005-07-15 12:46:49

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