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I try to fetch the HTML Body of an HTML Page with UTF-8 using _IEBodyReadHTML

The result doesn't contain the UTF-8 encoded data. They are replaced by ?(0x3f)

It could be checked with view page source from the Browser itself. There could

the UTF8 characters be seen. Any hints how to fetch such a page?


#include <IE.au3>


$oIE = _IECreate ($URL,0,0)

$sHTML = _IEBodyReadHTML ($oIE)

$fd = FileOpen("testurl.txt", 1+16+128)

FileWrite($fd, $sHTML);


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I don't expect IE.au3 to cause any trouble... I think that the following sample shows taht IE.au3 can ready unicode text from a webpage and display it back out:

#include <IE.au3>

$oIE = _IECreate ("http://www.columbia.edu/kermit/utf8.html")
$sHTML = _IEBodyReadHTML ($oIE)

;$fd = FileOpen("testurl.txt", 1+16+128)
;FileWrite($fd, $sHTML);

; Redisplay unicode text
$oIE2 = _IECreate()
_IEBodyWriteHTML($oIE2, $sHTML)

If you concur that this vindicates IE.au3, I'd suggest you focus on the file read/write processes.


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Reproducer: a small (the smallest?) piece of stand-alone code that demonstrates your trouble

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