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Can Autoit convert a text file from ansi to utf-8/unicode?

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Since Autoit cannot write unicode text file, I want to know if there is a way to perform this conversion after filewrite.

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Sorry to bring up this old subject, but is this possible?

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Why drag up a 7 year old thread that has no responses? AutoIt has changed drastically in the last 7 years. What are you attempting that doesn't work?


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Kudos, you're necroing a 7-year old post about a defunct version.

Read the help file on FileRead and FileWrite, especially options.


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Sorry, I just was looking for a way to do this, but this was the only thread that I could search for that had something that I needed.

I have a PHP file that I am trying to write to. When I use FileWrite or FileWriteLine, both of them create a file in ANCI format. I need the final file to be in UTF-8. I don't see any extra options in FileWrite or FileWriteLine to do this, so it could be something that is done after the fact. Is it possible to either have the filewriteline create a file in UTF-8, or convert it using autoit after the file has been created?

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bartekd,

Next time, please just open a new thread. We do not charge extra if you do - and it is infinitely preferable to necro-posting. ;)

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Sorry guys, next time I will create a new thread.

Anyone know of any solutions for my question?

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Look at FileOpen where the various encoding options are available.


This wonderful site allows debugging and testing regular expressions (many flavors available). An absolute must have in your bookmarks.
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SQLitespeed is another feature-rich premier SQLite manager (includes import/export). Well worth a try.
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SQL tutorial (covers "generic" SQL, but most of it applies to SQLite as well)
A work-in-progress SQLite3 tutorial. Don't miss other LxyzTHW pages!
SQLite official website with full documentation (may be newer than the SQLite library that comes standard with AutoIt)

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Thanks, I ended up creating a new file in Notepad with that file format. I use that as my base, and any lines I write after that leave the file in the original format.

Thanks for your help.

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