troubleshooting Question

Invoke-sqlcmd problem - special characters replaced with "?"

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PowershellMicrosoft SQL Server 2008
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I have a problem when invoking sql scripts with the use of invoke-sqlcmd.

Every spesial character i use (like Æ, Ø and Å) are being replaced with a ?.

This does not happen when i manualy load these scripts in management studio.

SQL server 2008
Powershell 2.0

My code to run the scripts

invoke-sqlcmd -InputFile $create_clean -ServerInstance $sql_server -database $dbname -ErrorAction "silentlycontinue"

Here is a dude with the exact same problem!

Please help!!

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