Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

UNICODE ASP files are not supported

Posted on 2004-03-29
2
Medium Priority
?
2,111 Views
Last Modified: 2009-07-28
Hi

I am trying to convert an english site to arabic one , for that i need to save the asp file in unicode format. but when i run this file its giving this error -

Active Server Pages, ASP 0239 (0x80004005)
UNICODE ASP files are not supported.
/forum/language_files/help_language_file_inc.asp, line 1

How to solve this issue?

Thanks in advance..
0
Comment
Question by:x1877
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
somchaiu earned 100 total points
ID: 10711422
You have to use UTF-8 rather the 16-bit native unicode file.  The solution is to open the help_language_file_inc.asp in notepad (or other unicode support editors) then "Save As..." and choose UTF-8 as encoding.
0
 

Author Comment

by:x1877
ID: 10721425
Thanks a lot somchaiu, i apreciate that.

the error went away...but still it was not showing the arabic characters properly...
but i opend the asp file in an arabic enabed win98 pc and then i could save the asp file with arabic characters in ansi itself,
so now things are working the it wanted....
thanks all for ur help...
0

Featured Post

Concerto Cloud for Software Providers & ISVs

Can Concerto Cloud Services help you focus on evolving your application offerings, while delivering the best cloud experience to your customers? From DevOps to revenue models and customer support, the answer is yes!

Learn how Concerto can help you.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I recently decide that I needed a way to make my pages scream on the net.   While searching around how I can accomplish this I stumbled across a great article that stated "minimize the server requests." I got to thinking, hey, I use more than one…
I would like to start this tip/trick by saying Thank You, to all who said that this could not be done, as it forced me to make sure that it could be accomplished. :) To start, I want to make sure everyone understands the importance of utilizing p…
Do you want to know how to make a graph with Microsoft Access? First, create a query with the data for the chart. Then make a blank form and add a chart control. This video also shows how to change what data is displayed on the graph as well as form…
Have you created a query with information for a calendar? ... and then, abra-cadabra, the calendar is done?! I am going to show you how to make that happen. Visualize your data!  ... really see it To use the code to create a calendar from a q…

688 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question