console based moving

This is a discussion on console based moving within the C++ Programming forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; i am an expieranced flash coder. and i have also seen some rpgs made in MSVC++ that the user presses ...

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    console based moving

    i am an expieranced flash coder. and i have also seen some rpgs made in MSVC++ that the user presses an arror key to chance the x/y position of sosomething, is this possible in like a console based program?
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    yes, this is where a loop with kbhit() comes into play,

    int keypress;

    while(1){
    if(kbhit){
    keypress = getch();
    switch(keypress){
    case //ect.
    }
    //rest of game code for enemies and stuff
    }

    I'm attaching a header file that defines all the keys for you:
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