Encoding - how do I change from ANSI to UTF8?
Thread poster: Sofia Marina Christina Loddo

Sofia Marina Christina Loddo  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 23:12
English to Italian
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Jun 24, 2010

Hello,

I have sent a translation done using Tag Editor (SDL Trados 2007) and now they say that it should be in UTF8, not ANSI.
I don't know how to do the conversion...
Can anyone help me please?
The translation was from French to Italian.
The source file was .xht

Thank you in advance
Sofia


 

Adam Łobatiuk  Identity Verified
Poland
Local time: 23:12
Member (2009)
English to Polish
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Notepad Jun 24, 2010

Hi Sofia,

Open your file in Notepad. Find < ?xml version='1.0' encoding='ISO-8859-1'? > or similar at the very top and enter UTF-8 instead of the ISO-xxxx or whatever is there, but keep the quotes. Save your file in Notepad using Save as and select UTF-8 as the encoding. That should do the trickicon_smile.gif


 


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