support for unicode

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Jabhi
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support for unicode

Post by Jabhi »

My language is in unicode format. Is it okey. Any changes needed in files, Does unicode supported by phpbb?
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GunChleoc
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Re: support for unicode

Post by GunChleoc »

The translation files should be submitted in UTF-8 format.

I expect that support is there as long as the characters are in the font set that's used in the browser.
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Oyabun1
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Re: support for unicode

Post by Oyabun1 »

In ACP > GENERAL > Quick Access > PHP information check that the PHP mbstring extension is enabled (multibyte support = enabled), if not contact your host.

If mbstring is enabled and none of your characters exceed 3 bytes you shouldn't have any problems.
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