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RE: [NTB] Re: How to paste text with non standard characters and edit them

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  • John Shotsky
    It is not clear to me what you are trying to accomplish. If you are copying ascii, it should paste without any extra characters. Do you have a link to the text
    Message 1 of 5 , Jul 11, 2013
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      It is not clear to me what you are trying to accomplish. If you are copying ascii, it should paste without any extra characters. Do
      you have a link to the text you are trying to copy? More details are needed before useful help can be offered.

      Regards,
      John
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      From: notetab@yahoogroups.com [mailto:notetab@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of alev.yadigar
      Sent: Thursday, July 11, 2013 15:08
      To: notetab@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: [NTB] Re: How to paste text with non standard characters and edit them


      Thank you John.
      I appreciate your kind help very much.

      I wish I did not need another software but I have to it seems for just copy and paste work.

      By the way do you know any settings or how to go about having "
      Documents:
      Use as paste board (or shift ctrl p) version in EditPad Pro please, if any

      Kind Regards

      --- In notetab@yahoogroups.com <mailto:notetab%40yahoogroups.com> , "John Shotsky" <jshotsky@...> wrote:
      >
      > NoteTab is an ASCII text editor. Those characters are not in the ASCII set. The REASON they are coded like that is so that the
      files
      > can be edited in a plain text editor without turning the actual characters into question marks AND so that they can be displayed
      in
      > a browser, which expects those characters to be coded like that. You could write a substitution routine that substitutes US ASCII
      > for those characters for editing, then convert them back later. You might be able to see them if you open NoteTab while appending
      > the open with the code page, but that would only be useful if you could actually see the characters, which you can't when they are
      > coded as UTF-8 character entities.
      >
      > If you want them out of the document, then you can substitute. If you want to keep them, you should use an editor that supports
      > Unicode properly, such as EditPad Pro.
      >
      > Regards,
      > John
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      >
      > From: notetab@yahoogroups.com <mailto:notetab%40yahoogroups.com> [mailto:notetab@yahoogroups.com
      <mailto:notetab%40yahoogroups.com> ] On Behalf Of alev.yadigar
      > Sent: Tuesday, July 09, 2013 01:44
      > To: notetab@yahoogroups.com <mailto:notetab%40yahoogroups.com>
      > Subject: [NTB] Re: How to paste text with non standard characters and edit them
      >
      >
      > No one including the NoteTab Programmers have any solutions to this please?
      >
      > --- In notetab@yahoogroups.com <mailto:notetab%40yahoogroups.com> <mailto:notetab%40yahoogroups.com> , "alev.yadigar"
      <alev.yadigar@> wrote:
      > >
      > > What should I change in the notetab so that I could use notetab rather than notepad++. or similar products to get the exact copy
      > of the original characters
      > >
      > > examples :
      > > original
      > >
      > > G-I-S
      > > g-i-s
      > >
      > > when copied and pasted into notetab they become:
      > >
      > > G(-I.-S,
      > > g(-?-s,
      > >
      > > in notetab
      > >
      >
      >
      >
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      >



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