SSIS and dBase problems with international charcters

I have no problem connecting to my dBase files in SSIS with the Jet Driver and specifying dBase V in the 'Extended Properties'. The driver shows all fields as UNICODE fields- unfortunately it is corrupting International (French in this case) characters:

The file has QUÉBEC  and SSIS data flow outputs  QU+BEC- even though all fields are unicode.
This is just one example. All characters are corrupt if not regular ASCII.

Driving me crazy. I have even tried changing the 'Locale Identifier' in the connection from 1033 to other codes and that does not seem to work either

I tried the Visual FoxPro driver- on preview that showed QUÉBEC but then on output had all fields as varchar not nvarchar and so changed everything anyway.

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You have not mentioned Access version. These settings are dependent from it.
For Access 2003:
For Access 2007:
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Access Connectivity Engine\Engines\Xbase]
For Access 2010:
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\14.0\Access Connectivity Engine\Engines\Xbase]
After some updates this parameter can be reverted back to "OEM"

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