Say I have a URL http://example.com/query?q= and I have a query entered by the user such as: random word £500 bank $ I want the result to be a properly encoded URL: http://example.com/quer...
When encoding a query string to be sent to a web server - when do you use escape() and when do you use encodeURI() or encodeURIComponent(): Use escape: escape("% +&="); OR use encodeURI() / e...
Alright, so I've been doing some poking around, and I realize my problem, but I don't know how to fix it. I have made a custom class to hold some data. I make objects for this class, and I need to t...
When I open cmd.exe in Windows, what encoding is it using? How can I check which encoding it is currently using? Does it depend on my regional setting or are there any environment variables to check?...
In our application, we receive text files (.txt, .csv, etc.) from diverse sources. When reading, these files sometimes contain garbage, because the files where created in a different/unknown codepage....
I need to get UTF-8 working in my Java webapp (servlets + JSP, no framework used) to support äöå etc. for regular Finnish text and Cyrillic alphabets like ЦжФ for special cases. My setup is the...
I received some text that is encoded, but I don't know what charset was used. Is there a way to determine the encoding of a text file using Python? How can I detect the encoding/codepage of a text fil...
Can we convert a hex string to a byte array using a built-in function in C# or do I have to make a custom method for this?
With reference to the following thread: Java App : Unable to read iso-8859-1 encoded file correctly What is the best way to programatically determine the correct charset encoding of an inputstream/fi...