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    is there a way to read input from the keyboard while the user enters it. before he presses return.

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    getch();/*not echo what u type*/
    getche();/*echo what u type*/

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    getch();/*not echo what u type*/
    getche();/*echo what u type*
    A common practice on these boards is to mention when something is nonstandard and if so, specify where it can be found and on what implementations. For example, on Unix I would have a hard time figuring out how to use getche.
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