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by kbrazil
Fri Sep 16, 2005 2:47 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: UTF8 files and Replace filters
Replies: 1
Views: 7040

UTF8 files and Replace filters

I am trying to replace certain entities with their characters in UTF8 text e.g & #171; -> « When I use a simple replace filter on my files, the character TextPipe puts is the iso-8859-1 version - I know this becuse if I open the file as UTF8, the character inserted is an invisible control character,...
by kbrazil
Thu Nov 11, 2004 11:43 pm
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Annoying UTF8 signature
Replies: 4
Views: 10988

Thanks Simon - much appreciated.

Keith
by kbrazil
Wed Nov 10, 2004 2:00 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Annoying UTF8 signature
Replies: 4
Views: 10988

Hi Simon, The first three bytes of the file are indeed EF BB BF. Looking at the help for the Remove Unicode BOM filter it says: This filter removes the Unicode Byte Order Mark from the start of Unicode files, if it is present EF BB BF UTF-8. But when I run this filter on the same file, and then look...
by kbrazil
Thu Sep 30, 2004 12:25 am
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Annoying UTF8 signature
Replies: 4
Views: 10988

Annoying UTF8 signature

Although I've read in this forum that UTF8 does not need a BOM since there's only one order, Microsoft Office XP and up annoyingly puts a BOM in each UTF8 file it creates. I had hoped I could remove these using TextPipe Pro, but they're still there afer I use the Remove BOM filter. Is there some oth...