Do you have a specific platform upon which you are working?
In truth, ASCII is a subset of UTF-8, and no conversion is needed to move
from ASCII. Since ASCII cannot support other languages, you cannot convert
the other way if you have any languages above those seven bits.
a new book on internationalization in VB at
----- Original Message -----
From: "sreekant" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Unicode List" <email@example.com>
Sent: Sunday, December 10, 2000 10:17 PM
Subject: conversion of ascii to utf-8
> The 7-bit ASCII text on the web is the only common format
> that is truly supported in all countries.
> For unicode compatibility the utf-8 format is normally preferred. What
> approach is
> to be followed to convert the ascii representation of characters into
> the utf-8 format to enable the unicode compatibility?
> Sreekanth Devarakonda
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