23997Re: [Clip] How to fix non-Ascii characters using NoteTab
- Aug 31, 2013John Shotsky wrote:
> I use EditPad Pro on an expired trial for working with Unicode files.That may well be the problem. That and some shenanigans Windows itself
> When I open the html file with EditPad I can see these characters
> just fine.
engages in with copying and pasting.
> I have taken the liberty of cc'ing your personal email address,I have opened the html in firefox and a UTF UNaware simple editor. In
> and have attached the html.
the first I see all characters and copying and pasting translates them
from UTF to ANSI or an ASCII equivalent thus:
¼ cup flour
¾ cup milk
1/3 cup flour
The editors shows me the individual bytes the characters are made of and
I can copy them to NT unchanged:
>Â¾</strong> cup milk</div>Running my own UTF script over them yields:
>Â¼ cup flour</strong></div>
>â cup flour</strong></div>
>¾</strong> cup milk</div>(Converting everything possible to cp-1252 = ANSI is on purpose.
>¼ cup flour</strong></div>
>⅓ cup flour</strong></div>
Omitting those parts it would be even easier to make everything an
There may be OS issues here too. Parts of eXPerimental are UTF-aware and
might interfere. I'm using Win98SE, but I doubt that's the difference.
(To try I'd need to install stuff first.)
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