about BYTE datatype

harish13's Avatar
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anybody plese explain me about byte datatype in C.
thank you in advance
shabbir's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
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A unit of memory or data equal to the amount used to represent one character; on modern architectures this is usually 8 bits.
harish13's Avatar
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what i actually want is in VB there is a datatype called byte in C is there such type of datatype.i think we can implement byte using bitfield concept
shabbir's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
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char is equal to byte in C.