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Re: Editor for HTML, UTF-8 and Arabic

From: AmirBehzad Eslami <behzad@delphiarea.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Apr 2005 18:27:53 +0430
Message-ID: <001d01c5499e$d79e3fa0$2838d9d5@behzad>
To: "Chris Lilley" <chris@w3.org>
Cc: "Jasper Michalczik" <jasper.m@gmx.net>, <www-international@w3.org>

Dear Chris,

Thanks for the note.

Notepad2 -> Menu Bar -> File -> Encoding -> UTF-8

Instead of typing RTL texts directly into Notepad2, I type the texts in
Windows Notepad and then copy-paste it to Notepad2.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Lilley" <chris@w3.org>
To: "AmirBehzad Eslami" <behzad@delphiarea.com>
Cc: "Jasper Michalczik" <jasper.m@gmx.net>; <www-international@w3.org>
Sent: Friday, April 15, 2005 12:11 AM
Subject: Re: Editor for HTML, UTF-8 and Arabic

On Thursday, April 14, 2005, 5:30:50 PM, AmirBehzad wrote:

AE> Dear Jasper,
AE> I recommend Notepad2. It's a small, fast and free  text editor
AE> with syntax highlighting for HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and other
AE> common languages.
AE> http://www.flos-freeware.ch/notepad2.html

On which it says:

>> Currently, bidirectional (right-to-left) text, such as Arabic, Hebrew
>> and others, is not supported by Notepad2. Adding this feature would
>> require modification of the Scintilla editing component.

AE> IranCivilCenter.com
AE> Technical and Educational Website of Iranian  Engineers (Construction

However, perhaps the website is out of date and the support has been

AE> From:  Jasper Michalczik

JM> To:www-international@w3.org

JM> I'm looking for an editor that allows me to edit and save HTML-Files
JM> with UTF-8 encoding and displays Arabic script correctly. I tried
JM> XML-Spy, but in order to let it recognize Files as UTF-8 you have to
JM> put an xml-declaration at the beginning.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
Received on Monday, 25 April 2005 13:57:32 UTC

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