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Displaying Multibyte characters from ASP

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I am reading chinese characters stored in SQL-Server DB in a VB Dll and returning them to the calling funciton in ASP. I am getting the values as '&#xNNNN'. I want to display these values as chinese characters in a textbox in the webpage.
If I replace the '&#x' as '%u', then am able to show the characters. Is there anyother way of doing it, without replacing the prefix for hexadecimal values?

Thanks in advance.
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Question by:Shenthilk
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have you tried using meta?

<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=gb2312">

or

<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=hz-gb-2312">

or

<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=big5">

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