can not get fiile Encoding to change

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2013-01-10
2013-01-13
  • Beau Thompson
    Beau Thompson
    2013-01-10

    Hi All,
    i need some help with notepad++ Im try to save a file as utf-8 without bom
    no mater what i do when i reopen it it ansi
    here the steps i did

    open file - shows as ANSI
    Encoding
    Convert to UTF-8 without bom
    File/Save As 'new name'
    close notepad++
    Open new file again in Notepad++ - says it is ANSI
    what am i doing wrong?
    thanks Beau

     
    Last edit: Beau Thompson 2013-01-11
  • cchris
    cchris
    2013-01-13

    Are you using v6.2.3?

    I just tried to create a new file, wrote a few ASCII letters, conveted to UTF-8 w/o BOM, and saved. On opening it again, encoding showed as "ANSI as UTF8" as expected.

    CChris