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Registered: ‎08-16-2008
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Sending a $ symbol

Hi all,


I am trying to send a "$" symbol in an SMS through my application but it is sending it as "¤", what could be the problem.


can anyone help me out




BlackBerry Development Advisor
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Registered: ‎07-09-2008
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Re: Sending a $ symbol

Where are you viewing the SMS message?  Are you sending a text or binary message?  Examples of both can be found here:



Mark Sohm
BlackBerry Development Advisor

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