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;bios routine direct calling
page 100,100
title 'bios routine'
.model small
.stack 64
main proc far
	mov ax,@data
	mov ds,ax
	mov es,ax
	; calling bios routine to show a charaacter on the screen
	mov ah, 0x0e
	mov al, '!'
	int 0x10
	;return to o.s
	mov ax,4c00h
	int 21h
	main endp
end main

when i want to assemble this code in masm615 it gives me this error :
bios.asm(21) :error A2206 : missing operator in expression
bios.asm(23) :error A2206 : missing operator in expression
Posted 14-May-12 19:11pm

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Solution 1

The C style '0x' hex prefix is not supported by MASM. Use the 'h' postfix:
mov ah, 0eh
mov al, '!'
int 10h

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