Apostrophe in string appearing as a box when output to HTML

Hello, all!

I posted a similiar question in the past where I had the issue of a box appearing in instead of quotation marks...and this was solved....but I am still having the same issue with the apostrophe and I can't seem to get it to work.

A brief description:
I am pulling a series of strings from a mySQL database and storing them in a JavaScript array.  I am then cycling through these and displaying them in a rotating manner on the screen.  The strings are escape coded by PHP before they are placed into the JS array....I am then using the following JS function before outputting to the screen:

function URLDecode(psEncodeString)
{
  // Create a regular expression to search all +s in the string
  my_string = unescape(String(psEncodeString).replace(/\+/g, " "));
  my_string = my_string.replace(/\%3e/g,'"');
  my_string = my_string.replace(/[\x93\x94]/g,'"');
  return my_string;
}

This works great for the quotations...but I've tried adding another replace to remove the apostrophe without any luck.  I will paste an example of the string as I see it output to the screen (I see it as a box...but when the post to this thread occurs, it will show the character value).

...NOW’S THE TIME!  Check out these...

Any help would be MUCH appreciated.

Thanks in advance!
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raj3060Commented:
Try this:


my_string = my_string.replace(/!+/g,'');

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KennyTMCommented:
tried add also the line

  my_string = my_string.replace(/’/g,"'");

before return-ing?
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homemadebyxAuthor Commented:
raj3060 and KennyTM -

Tried both the solutions...unfortunately, neither has eliminated the box from appearing....

Thanks,
Steve
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ZvonkoSystems architectCommented:
Check this:

function URLDecode(psEncodeString) {
  my_string = unescape(String(psEncodeString).replace(/\+/g, " "));
  my_string = my_string.replace(/\%3e/g,'"');
  my_string = my_string.replace(/\x92/g,"'");
  my_string = my_string.replace(/[\x93\x94]/g,'"');
  return my_string;
}

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homemadebyxAuthor Commented:
Zvonko -

You da' man!

Thanks!
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ZvonkoSystems architectCommented:
:-)
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