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Old 05-11-2006, 04:15 PM   #1
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Quanta isn't show right caracters


Hi, i have been working on a php website for about 1 month using Eclipse. I decided to start working with quanta because eclipse was really slow on my computer.
I installed quanta and opened my file (index.php) but when there was supposed to be characters like or there was just a little square. Does anyone know how can i solve this?
 
Old 05-12-2006, 02:14 PM   #2
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It's likely, Eclipse has encoded your files in ISO-8859-1 whereas Quanta assumes them to be encoded in UTF-8. Just a better guess, but at any rate this is a character encoding issue. - Two possible solutions:

1. Quanta:
Menu: Settings: Configure Editor:
Section: Open Save
- Try setting the encoding to "Western (ISO-8859-1)"

2. Uhm, none actually. - There are some bits more to tell about proper encoding, i.e., using the HTML
Quote:
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
tag...
Also, I don't know any way to actually *convert* the encodings...
 
Old 05-12-2006, 02:38 PM   #3
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Thanks it's working.
 
  


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