Questions about character encoding and decoding. This includes, but is not restricted to, conversion of characters to their numerical value in a character table and vice versa and conversion of characters to strings and vice versa.

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Type Vietnamese in Mathematica

I type Vietnamese using UTF-8 Encoding but Text Display got error. How to type Vietnamese, Chinese in Mathematica. Please help me.
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HTMLEncode a string for webMathematica

Is there a native Mathematica way to convert a string like "<select></select>" into ...
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Defining my own invisible operator

There are some invisible operators in Mathematica (\[ImplicitPlus],\[InvisibleTimes],...
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How do I use Greek characters in the WindowTitle option of CreateWindow?

I am trying to write some exercises in Greek using CreateWindow. My problem is with using Greek characters in the option ...
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Workaround for automatic replacement of “\r” to “\n”

When I run the following code in an empty notebook SetOptions[EvaluationNotebook[], testOption -> "\n\r"] and then open the notebook in Notepad, I find ...
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Change character encoding for file read using OpenRead

I have a large bzipped file that I want to read using OpenRead on a pipe with UTF8 encoding. Doing the following does not give me UTF-8 encoding. My ...
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Key Mapping in Command Line Mode

I would like to map Ctrl-U to "kill line" when using Mathematica 9.0 in command line mode (i.e. not within the front end, but when called from a Unix command line by "math"). I am aware that (on a ...
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Errors importing UTF8 file to mathematica

I'm trying to import this file: Import["https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/35192406/jarlaxxe_tweets.\ csv", CharacterEncoding -> "UTF8"] But I am getting ...
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Import a UTF16 encoded file [duplicate]

Is it possible to import a UTF-16 encoded file to Mathematica 9.0? I have tried with UTF-8 encoding but I get erros and I have read that it is buggy ...
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Importing Data with Line feeds

I am trying to import data from a CSV file into Mathematica that contains line feeds in certain elements that I wish to be properly rendered in Mathematica. I suppose this has something to do with the ...
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Problem importing URL with Greek characters

I'm considering buying a car. So I thought why not make a web-crawler in Mathematica to pile-up car data? Brilliant idea. Then I found this Greek website, gocar.gr, which just so happens to have all ...
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Convert quoted printable aka PrintableASCII characters to UTF-8

I have several .eml email files to import. Some of them were saved as quoted-printable 7-bit encoded. I skipped through the Mathematica documentation and found ...
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String encoding issue with Pythonika

I use Mathematica and Pythonika to run Python code inside it. And I'm not quite sure what causes my issue: all unicode Python objects look like this: ...
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How to generate characters by a function which works like the Esc + a + ESC

How to generate characters by a function which works like the Esc + a + ESC ...
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CharacterEncoding failed when Import or Export as pdf

folowing is the content my test nb File: pdfTest.nb, contain some chinese characters: SampleCode1:pdf输入不正常。 After Save as or Export, pdf file looks well for the ...
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Export to pdf from Mathematica using Greek characters

When I try to export Greek characters from Mathematica to a pdf file, the pdf is filled with unknown characters. Please note that i have no idea about Mathematica, I have just installed it today.I am ...
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Font Issues: “Like Resource 58” error

I'm running Mathematica 9.0.0 on a Macbook Air with OSX 10.6.8 and I've recently started having issues with the font in the program. All special characters are being replaced with other characters in ...
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Make a slider controlling a generated character's code value

If I execute the following code: char = 97; Slider[Dynamic@ToExpression@FromCharacterCode@char, {0, 5}] the slider will fail to change the value of ...
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Light syntax parser for Mathematica?

My netbook is too slow to install Mathematica. I'm not set against working in a text editor, but I like having an automated highlighting/formatting environment; can anyone recommend a good gedit ...
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How do we turn off automatic smart quotes/special character substitution?

In Mathematica 8, whenever I enter "hello" into a cell of style "text", the quote marks are automatically converted to special characters: ...
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Copying Greek text from notebooks as unicode [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to “Copy as Unicode” from a Notebook? How can I copy Greek text from notebooks as proper Unicode that can be pasted into other applications? If I type ...
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Create string from character code

Is it possible to convert a charcode/keycode to a string? I want to do this to create variables in a generated equation.
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How to work with characters from CJK Unified Ideographs Extension B correctly?

Background: Recently I'm trying to deal with some Chinese characters which belongs to the CJK Unified Ideographs Extension B block. The motive comes from some further interest following a former ...