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Convert HTML to widestring?

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How can I convert an HTML text to widestring, and convert all the special character to unicode?

like this

<span>this is a &Oslash; test</span>

Where &Oslash; should be a unicode value in the widestring.
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converting it is easy ... simply use StringToOleStr and SysFreeString to free the allocated memory

except I dunno about those forbidden chars
will look it up
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Delphi6 have function HTMLDecode in unit HTTPApp for
converting special character in HTML text.
But this function produce Ansi string and work with small set of special characters.
 
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Hi SChertkov

I dont have a function named HTMLDecode in the unit HTTPApp, I only have a HTTPDecode function.

Smilly
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>> Delphi6 have function HTMLDecode in unit HTTPApp for
converting special character in HTML text.

Smilly do you have D6 ? .. because I have that function
HTTPDecode and HTMLDecode
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