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81329Re: pasted ' and " turning to ¿

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  • John R. Culleton
    Aug 1, 2007
      On Wednesday 01 August 2007, ben lieb wrote:
      > My clients are always giving me word documents to convert to HTML.
      > When I paste the text into vim, the curly ' and " always turn to ¿
      > and it's driving me crazy. Why can't vim handle these? I've even
      > tried using open office to stop this, but to no avail. What can I
      > do?
      >
      > >
      >
      >
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      Save the doc as plain text from e.g., OO Writer or Abiword. In fact
      you can save them as html if you like, and then cut and paste from
      that file into your own.

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      John Culleton
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