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UNICODE ASP files are not supported

Posted on 2004-03-29
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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..
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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.
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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...
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