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Is 'WE8MSWN1252' character set is recommended for spanish content

Posted on 2009-04-29
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I have default character set of my database as
 'WE8MSWN1252' .

Is it is recommended for spanish content?. Are there are any better character sets, best practices recommended for spanish etc content. Any links resources, ideas, smaple code highly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
Question by:gudii9
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schwertner earned 1400 total points
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Yes it is as Western European languages character set.
But the most universal choice would be AL32UTF8
character set.
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awking00 earned 600 total points
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Try WE8ISO8859P1

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thank you very much

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