php str_replace

I am storing special characters like " and ' in my database as " and '.

Subsequently, I am using a package called fpdf to create a pdf; of course I want the special characters to appear as " and ' in the pdf.

I am using this: $r = str_replace(""", chr(34), $x);

It doesn't work.

Richard KortsAsked:
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That should work fine, are you sure the data is stored that way?
Post a sample output from the db here.

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Richard KortsAuthor Commented:
To GaryC123,

It DID work, I just realized, based on your comment that in the database I don't have the trailing ; after the html code.
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