Re: Encoding????????????

From: Michael \(michka\) Kaplan (
Date: Thu Sep 28 2000 - 07:15:01 EDT

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> That's a good question. Internet Explorer 5 is relatively advanced in the
> area of handling different encodings. It seems to honor the encoding
> ("charset") as advertized in HTTP headers, and it seems to try to make
> an educated guess (based on the actual content of data) when no encoding
> is specified. The details are somewhat obscure and undocumented, though.

Actually, it is done byMLang, the MultiLanguage object, which is
well-documented in the Web Workshop on MSDN. I just wrote an article for
VBPJ that explains how to call it from VB, and one day MS might have some
C++ samples on their site. :-)


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