Unicode characters on Visual Studio 2003 / 2005 (UTF-8)

To display Unicode characters in .NET applications using Visual Studio, save the .aspx, .vb files or .cs files  as

Unicode (UTF-8 with signature) – Codepage 65001

this signature.

File > Save As

utf8-1.jpg

utf8-2.jpg

 utf8-3.jpg

2 thoughts on “Unicode characters on Visual Studio 2003 / 2005 (UTF-8)

  • July 7, 2008 at 10:02 am
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    Thanks for this great explanation. Now I won´t have to open the files in notepad anymore in order to save them as utf-8.

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  • January 12, 2009 at 12:29 pm
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    Saved me a lot of time figuring-out why the encoding changes. Thanks!

    Reply

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