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Converting from ISO-8859-1 to UTF-8

V Chauhan
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Joined: Nov 15, 2002
Posts: 70
Hi Ranchers,

How do I convert a String from ISO-8859-1 to UTF-8 encoding?

I tried using the CharsetDecoder and CharsetEncoder classes but some special characters like bullets etc are not getting converted properly.

Here is what I have been trying. I hope it makes sense.

Will appreciate any thoughts/suggestions on this.

Thanks in advance,
Norm Radder
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Joined: Aug 10, 2005
Posts: 691
Could you post some code with sample data that shows the problem?
Ie create a string with the problem characters using \uxxxx and then run it thru your code to demonstrate the problem. Print the results and post it.
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