This category is for tips about working with text in different character encodings.
File encoding detectionEdit
“To enter "special" characters such as the euro or copyright symbols, or diacritical marks such...Entering special characters
“One thing you should always do first is check the help. The following is an example. Modify it...Working with Unicode
“You can reload a file using a different encoding if Vim was not able to detect the correct...Reloading a file using a different encoding
“Requires: Vim 6.x with Perl support. Uses Perl module MIME::Base64. If you have MIME Base64 or...Decode MIME text using Perl in Vim
“I often need to edit files with different encodings, which can't be detected automatically (for...Reload the same file in different encoding
“Currently fileencoding does not work well in a modeline. When Vim sees the fileencoding setting...How to make fileencoding work in the modeline
“I like to do my editing work in Unicode (say UTF-8) and Vim is quite good at this: setting...Detect non-Unicode Xterms
Pages in category "Encoding"
The following 12 pages are in this category, out of 12 total.