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Utf-8 and language
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Posted by bernhardh  · 06-06-2012 - 11:03

Hello,

I have made a test document.php:

[code]
require_once '../phpdocx/classes/CreateDocx.inc';

$docx = new CreateDocx();
$docx->setEncodeUTF8();
$docx->setLanguage("de-DE");
$text = 'Ü - ä - ßberschrift Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit';

$paramsText = array(
'b' => 'single',
'font' => 'Arial'
);
$docx->addText($text, $paramsText);
$docx->createDocx('example_text');
[/code]

The file is saved as UTF-8.

But the created Docx has wrong letters in it:

[code]
Ü - ä - ß - Ö - berschrift Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit
[/code]

Posted by admin  · 11-04-2013 - 12:13

Hello,

If you are using an UTF8 editor, please remove $docx->setEncodeUTF8(); line.

Regards.

Posted by bernhardh  · 11-04-2013 - 12:13

Thanks, it works...

Posted by bernhardh  · 11-04-2013 - 12:13

Ok, we have now bought pro version and if we use umlauts in addText it works, but if we use the same string in addHTML we get wired symbols??

Posted by bernhardh  · 11-04-2013 - 12:13

Ok, i solved the problem myself...
I have to use a full html structure including <meta http-equiv='Content-Type' content='text/html; charset=utf-8'> and not only some html snippets..