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bluecubbies4me

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phpbb 2.0.21 to SMF 1.1 renders Chinese posts unreadable
« on: December 12, 2006, 12:22:10 AM »
SMF Version: SMF 1.1
All the Chinese characters in forum posts are messed up, not even changing the encoding correct it.

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Re: phpbb 2.0.21 to SMF 1.1 renders Chinese posts unreadable
« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2007, 10:48:00 PM »
Did you try converting the tables to UTF-8?  Admin > Forum Maintenance.
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Re: phpbb 2.0.21 to SMF 1.1 renders Chinese posts unreadable
« Reply #2 on: January 15, 2007, 05:00:56 PM »
Yes I did, nothing changed.

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Re: phpbb 2.0.21 to SMF 1.1 renders Chinese posts unreadable
« Reply #3 on: January 15, 2007, 05:18:52 PM »
Ok do this.  Do a fresh install of SMF and install it with UTF-8 support.  Try to convert afterwards.
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