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Posted on 2016-08-31
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We are creating an html email which will be our order confirmations to be sent to customers, and in the process of testing, we notice  at top left corner when viewed via Outlook. The   does not show up in OWA or on an iPhone. How do we stop that from displaying?
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by:Randy Poole
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That is a UTF-8 BOM, try adding the following meta tag to your email so outlook understands the encoding.

<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />

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by:QMBB
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We already have this:

<meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="Content-Type" />

Is what you said different?
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Are you using any international characters within the email? If not, try changing what you have to:
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html;charset=ISO-8859-1">

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