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unescaping a string

 
matt yahes
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How do i unescape a string. I am using IBM portal server and when i submit html through a form, the content is automatically escaped.
ie; <p>hello</p> becomes <p>hello</p>
i have looked through the api and cant seem to find a way. thanks!
-Matt
 
matt yahes
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i realize that the two about strings look the same, but one is actually escaped, but is displayed like the other in the browser.
 
Jim Yingst
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What sort of "escaped" do you mean? Can you describe in words what has happened to the individual characters? Are there new \ or / of & or some other char being inserted?
[ January 28, 2003: Message edited by: Jim Yingst ]
 
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