EMERGENCY! Unicode question on export file

Philip Potter Phil at pgpotter.demon.co.uk
Tue Apr 16 11:45:32 EDT 2013

Hi Brian,
Well, when you switched to unicode, it now tries to write a unicode text 
maybe if you created a text field first then saved it as binary as non 
unicode you will be OK...

Calculate lcFileContents as 'whatever'
WriteBinFile (lcExportFile,chartoutf8(lcFileContents))


On 16/04/2013 16:39, brian at revolution911.com wrote:
> We use studio 4.3 and recently upgraded to Studio 5.2 unicode version.  We
> have been creating a .txt file with v4.3 with strict character placement and
> working great.  When we switched to Unicode v5.2 the file comes out with
> three extra digits in front of each line exported.
> Is there something im suppose to be doing to correct this with out the extra
> digits.
> Here is the first three preceding charatcers  and then each line has
> these three " .." which is 20 0D 0A
> Any help would be great.
> Thanks,
> Brian
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