é character

Posted on 2004-10-08
Last Modified: 2010-03-04
My pages are not displaying the é character properly.  My application works fine on other servers but not on this server (new hosting company).

I'm running apache 2.0.  Please help.  Thank you.
Question by:ronpac
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ID: 12259620
Ron -

Did you move from Windows to Linux or vice versa?

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ID: 12259710
I moved from windows to linux.

My dev box is also linux and works fine.  The production box is linux and doesn't work, I'm thinking it's an apache issue.
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periwinkle earned 250 total points
ID: 12259805
I suspect the Character Set isn't properly defined.  Look at the following possibilities:


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Author Comment

ID: 12260106
it didn't work
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Expert Comment

ID: 12260174
How are you defining the character?  Are you using the unicode of è or are you copying and pasting from a word document?

Author Comment

ID: 12260800
The worked in the conf config file

AddDefaultCharset ISO-8859-1

Thank for your help.
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you're very welcome - I'm sorry that I didn't have the exact statement for you!

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