Thread: signed char storage

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    Question signed char storage

    The signed char uses 7 bits to store values and 8th bit to store the sign. If all the seven bits contain 1 then the max value that can be stored is +127, then how is -128 stored in case of signed chars.

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    Re: signed char storage

    Originally posted by Leo_Vinay
    how is -128 stored in case of signed chars.
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