Re: Character Problem

"AliR" <AliR@online.nospam>
Tue, 2 May 2006 10:16:05 -0500
Hi Tom,

I misrepresented the problem a little. I am writing this out to an XML
file. The XML parser complains that the character (G 0xF7) is invalid.

When I open the file in a text editor like notepad or VS IDE, the text
doesn't look like it should, but if I open in a hex editor, I can see that
the chars are both 0xF7.

If I open the file in a text editor again, and copy/paste the character out
of Character Map program into the text file and save it. Then everything
works fine with the XML parser, and when I open it in the Hex editor the
value of the chars are 0xC3B7.

What I can't understand is what is the difference between what I am writing
to the file, and what get's pasted when I paste the char from character map

"Tom Serface" <> wrote in message

Hi Ali,

Looks like a font problem, but is the character in question stored in the
file correctly? And are the proper chars in the string when it's read back


"AliR" <AliR@online.nospam> wrote in message

Hi Everyone,

Here is another thing that I can't figure out.

I am writing a text to a file
File.WriteString(_T("2 x 3 = 6 3 x 2 = 6 6 G 2 = 3 6 G 3 =

But when I read it back I get

2 x 3 = 6 3 x 2 = 6 6 2 = 3 6? 3 = 2

I am not sure why the G (character 0xF7) is not showing up correctly?

The funny thing is that the first one doesn't even show up, and the


one shows up as a block.

Any solution to this?


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