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    HELP WITH UTF8

    Discussion of Ken True's web site templates

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    HELP WITH UTF8

    Post by josebp » Fri 21 Jun 2019 10:06 am

    Hello, I have problems with the coding of the pages in UTF8
    In some pages I put "España" and it looks correct and in others I have to put "España" (it's an example)..
    What do I have wrong to be able to use only the pages in UTF8?
    The server where the domain is hosted is in UTF8 and it is very difficult to guess what I have to put in order to look good in Spanish.
    Thank you.
    Regards,
    José Ramón
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    Hola, tengo problemas con la codificación de las páginas en UTF8
    En algunas páginas pongo España y se ve correcto y en otras tengo que poner España (es un ejemplo).
    Que es lo que tengo mal para poder utilizar unicamente las páginas en UTF8?
    El servidor dónde está alojado el dominio está en UTF8 y es muy complicado acertar lo que tengo que poner para que se vea bien en español.
    Gracias.
    Saludos,
    José Ramón
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    Re: HELP WITH UTF8

    Post by beteljuice » Fri 21 Jun 2019 3:44 pm

    One for Ken (Saratoga) True ...

    I thought 'World' templates were UTF8, obviously not.
    Your index page says

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        <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=ISO-8859-1" />
    
    Edit: bad advice, see post below.
    The other thing of course, any editing use a reputable code editor (eg. Notepad++) and make sure page is converted / edited / saved in UTF8
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    Re: HELP WITH UTF8

    Post by saratogaWX » Fri 21 Jun 2019 4:07 pm

    The Saratoga templates all use ISO languages (not UTF-8) natively. For Spanish, ISO-8859-1 is used.

    When you edit the template files (.txt, .html, .php) make sure your editor is set to ANSI (or ISO-8859-1) and not UTF-8. Mixing in UTF-8 characters to the template will result is odd displays of the multi-byte special characters.

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    Re: HELP WITH UTF8

    Post by josebp » Mon 24 Jun 2019 9:54 am

    Thank you Beteljuice.
    Ken but sometimes this happens to me and drives you crazy: :bash: :bash: :bash:

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    http://www.tiempoensevilla.es/wxewnforecast.php
    For example

    Thank you Ken.
    Saludos,
    josé Ramón.
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    Re: HELP WITH UTF8

    Post by PaulMy » Mon 24 Jun 2019 1:32 pm

    Hi José,
    I didn't see any #$@% characters and your site is Excellent!

    Enjoy,
    Paul

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    Re: HELP WITH UTF8

    Post by josebp » Tue 25 Jun 2019 8:45 am

    Gracias PaulMy
    Regards,
    José Ramón
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