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No UTF on validator page

From: Cayzer, Steve <Steve.Cayzer@hp.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Dec 2003 17:28:04 -0000
Message-ID: <E864E95CB35C1C46B72FEA0626A2E8086B523B@0-mail-br1.hpl.hp.com>
To: "'www-validator@w3.org'" <www-validator@w3.org>

Hi,

Just checking my web page, I couldn't get it to validate.
Turns out I'd forgotten the character encoding:

<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />

The reason I mention is that this declaration is missing from the validator
page

http://validator.w3.org/

Meaning that it won't work on a 'validate file' option.

Could confuse a stupid person (like me)

Cheers

Steve

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Received on Monday, 8 December 2003 15:38:26 GMT

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