Messy though it may be, that is the documented behavior.
http://sdkdocs.roku.com/display/sdkdoc/ ... erasString
TheEndless wrote:FWIW, the stats command used to return information like this, which I actually found quite useful sometimes... sorry to see it go...
sonnykr wrote:oh! I see.. thank you RokuKc and renojim! That solves my first issue.
Still unsure why roScreen does not render special chars
sonnykr wrote:Make sure your .brs source code file is UTF-8 encoded if you are embedding non-7-bit ASCII characters, e.g. in string constants.
I tried Asc("ä") directly on Roku debugger console, and it returns 0 instead of the ASCII value.