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Re: [NH] HTML Conversion Problem

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  • sudsypooch
    ... problem ... OK, thanks again!
    Message 1 of 5 , Oct 31, 2004
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      --- In ntb-html@yahoogroups.com, Marcelo de Castro Bastos
      <mcblista@t...> wrote:
      > On 31/10/2004 14:05, sudsypooch invited the wrath of the gods by saying:
      >
      > >
      > > > As for the conversion problem, it's a (known) Notetab bug which
      > > > supposedly will be fixed in Notetab 5.0. The way I deal with it
      > > is
      > > > using a clip script that "fixes" the wrong characters right after
      > > > invoking the convert-to-HTML function -- replacing rdquo for
      > > rsquo,
      > > > rsquo for acute, and so forth.
      > > >
      > >
      > > Thank-you, Marcelo. I was afraid it was something like that.
      > > I don't normally insert character codes unless it's for a symbol
      > > that's not available on a standard keyboard. (such as the "cent" sign
      > > or accented letters).
      > >
      > > BTW, do you know if the clip script "fix" that you mentioned is
      > > available in one of the many NoteTab libraries that are available? Or
      > > should I try to cobble something together myself. (I've tinkered with
      > > some simple scripts, so I might be able to struggle through it. But
      > > I'm sure it would be quite a learning curve for me as well.)
      >
      >
      > Well, I did this one myself. It's quite simple, really -- it just
      > invokes the "Convert to HTML" and then proceeds to replace the
      problem
      > characters with their approved versions. I could send it to you, but
      > my version uses named character entities, and from the description of
      > your problems, that probably won't work well for you. You can cobble
      > easily your own version (using numbered entities), using as reference
      > the W3C character entities specification, at:
      >
      > http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/sgml/entities.html
      >
      > --
      > Marcelo de Castro Bastos
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      OK, thanks again!
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