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UnicodeConverter 2.1 Java & .NET Releases

A Java/Windows/.NET conversion utility. Convert text, RTF, HTML, and Word/Excel/PowerPoint documents in Vietnamese legacy encodings -- VNI, VPS, VISCII, TCVN3 (ABC), VIQR/Vietnet -- and Unicode Composite (Decomposed or NFD) to Unicode Precomposed (NFC) format.

The releases include the following enhancements:

  • Refactored and added documentation
  • Added progressbar
  • Added support for docx/xlsx formats
  • Added support for PowerPoint presentations
  • Added unit tests
  • Improved keyboard accessibility
  • Updated JACOB library to version 1.18-M2 (dropped support for XP) (Java only)
  • Upgraded to .NET 4.0 (.NET only)... read more
Posted by Quan Nguyen 2014-11-15

UnicodeConverter 2.0 Java & .NET Releases

A Java/Windows/.NET conversion utility. Convert text, RTF, HTML, and Word/Excel documents in Vietnamese legacy encodings -- VNI, VPS, VISCII, TCVN3 (ABC), VIQR/Vietnet -- and Unicode Composite (Decomposed or NFD) to Unicode Precomposed (NFC) format.

Java:

* Upgraded to Java 6
* Refactored using generics and SwingWorker
* Revamped localization code
* Fixed a bug with releasing Excel COM object... read more

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2009-08-15

UnicodeConverter 1.3 Java & .NET Releases

A Java/Windows/.NET conversion utility. Convert text, RTF, HTML, and Word/Excel documents in Vietnamese legacy encodings -- VNI, VPS, VISCII, TCVN3 (ABC), VIQR/Vietnet -- and Unicode Composite (Decomposed or NFD) to Unicode Precomposed (NFC) format.

This release includes:

* Refactored using Design Patterns to improve code reusability, program extensibility and maintainability
* Updated JACOB library to version 1.9.1 (Java only)
* Changed the letter case of methods to following the naming convention as described in .NET Framework Naming Guidelines (.NET only)... read more

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2005-11-23

UnicodeConverter 1.2

A Java/Windows/.NET conversion utility. Convert text, RTF, HTML, and Word/Excel documents in Vietnamese legacy encodingsVNI, VPS, VISCII, TCVN3 (ABC), VIQR/Vietnetand Unicode Composite (Decomposed or NFD) to Unicode Precomposed (NFC) format.

This release includes:

* Added support for Unicode Composite (Decomposed or NFD), ISC, and NCR (windows-1252, iso-8859-1) encodings
* Added file drag-and-drop support
* Localized user interface
* Optimized conversion module... read more

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2005-05-31

UnicodeConverter, Java/Windows/.NET updates

A Java/Windows/.NET conversion utility. Convert text, RTF, HTML, and Word/Excel documents in Vietnamese legacy encodingsVNI, VPS, VISCII, TCVN, and VIQR/Vietnetto Unicode formats.

* Added support for conversion of Excel workbooks
* Improved VIQR conversion
* Corrected invalid characters in URLs as a result of converting VIQR text to Unicode
* Improved, faster Word conversion

http://unicodeconvert.sourceforge.net/

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2004-08-30

UnicodeConverter 1.0.9

- Improved conversion speed
- Corrected invalid characters in URLs as a result of converting VIQR text to Unicode
- Worked around a bug in Mac OS X's Java 1.4.1 Update 1 that crashes UnicodeConverter, which works in earlier versions of 1.4.1

http://unicodeconvert.sf.net

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2003-10-17

UnicodeConverter 1.0.8/1.1.2 Release

A Java/Windows/.NET conversion utility. Convert text, HTML, and Word documents in Vietnamese legacy encodings -- VNI, VPS, VISCII, TCVN, and VIQR -- to Unicode formats. Capable of converting multiple files, directory/subdirectories. This release adds support for conversion of Rich Text Format (RTF) files.

http://unicodeconvert.sourceforge.net

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2003-03-12

UnicodeConverter 1.0.7 Release

Java/Windows/.NET application. Convert text, HTML, and Word documents in Vietnamese legacy encodings -- VNI, VPS, VISCII, TCVN, and VIQR -- to Unicode formats. Capable of converting multiple files, directory/subdirectories. This release corrected minor bugs, added support for conversion of Word documents, added persistent store of user preferences and various performance improvements.

http://unicodeconvert.sourceforge.net

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2003-01-29

UnicodeConverter 1.1 version release

.NET application. Convert Vietnamese legacy VNI, VPS, VISCII, TCVN, and VIQR text and HTML documents to Unicode format. Capable of converting multiple files, directory/subdirectories, or an entire website. This release adds support for conversion of Word documents.

http://unicodeconvert.sourceforge.net

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2002-09-09

UnicodeConverter 1.0.5 version release

Java application. Convert Vietnamese legacy VNI, VPS, VISCII, TCVN, and VIQR text or HTML documents to Unicode UTF-8 format. Capable of converting multiple files, directory/subdirectories, or an entire website. This release provides better browser support and minor enhancements.

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2002-04-19

UnicodeConverter 1.0.4a Release

UnicodeConverter is a Java/Windows program that converts text and HTML files in Vietnamese legacy formats (VNI, VISCII, VPS, TCVN, or VIQR/Vietnet) to Unicode UTF-8.

Posted by Quan Nguyen 2002-02-27