RE: Unicode and Kermit

From: Chris Pratley (
Date: Fri Aug 13 1999 - 17:32:18 EDT

Word2000 does that as well (on any version of Windows).

-----Original Message-----
From: Robert Brady []
Sent: Friday, August 13, 1999 11:48 AM
To: Unicode List
Subject: RE: Unicode and Kermit

On Fri, 13 Aug 1999, F. Avery Bishop (Exchange) wrote:

> Notepad on Windows 2000 does detect BE BOM and read it correctly. It also
> writes the file back out in the same format it was read in by default, but
> you can override that to be UTF-8 or BE Unicode if you want.

What about other miscellaneous programs such as "Wordpad", and so on...?

If it's just notepad that does it, that's pretty pointless.

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