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    Question key press

    before i started learning c++ i learned visual basic and in it there was a type of thing to do key press how do i do it in c++ to where its like

    cout<<"Enter commmand"<<endl;
    //user presses a
    cout<<"You enterd a"<<endl;

    something like that
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    #include <iostream.h>
    #include <stdlib.h>
    #include <conio.h>
    int main()
    {
    char key;
    key=getch();
    cout<<"you entered "<<key<<endl;
    system("PAUSE");
    return 0;
    }

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    or this...

    #include<stdio.h>
    #include<iostream.h>

    main(){
    cout << "Enter a character: ";
    getche();
    }

    //the getche() function automatically outputs the pressed character to the screen.
    Yoshi

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