What does ASCII mean in Networking?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand ASCII in the Computing field in general and in the Networking terminology in particular.

American Standard Code For Information Interchange

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What does ASCII mean?

American Standard Code for Information Interchange, ASCII(noun)
(computer science) a code for information exchange between computers made by different companies; a string of 7 binary digits represents each character; used in most microcomputers

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