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Posted by vineld, 12-14-2007, 05:58 PM
I am having trouble creating and writing to a text file in ASP (classic) on an IIS server. I need the text file to be UTF-8 but it will not happen..., any ideas?

Posted by holmesa, 12-14-2007, 06:39 PM
What exactly is the problem? You cannot read it with asp code later. or you cannot read it in some type of text editor?

Posted by mwaseem, 12-15-2007, 02:07 AM
When i was working with my AJAX, the XML files needed to be created with UTF-8 encoding... so, bellow is the code to create a blank file with above character set...

Posted by vineld, 12-15-2007, 04:59 AM
Thanks a lot, I will try that. Earlier on I used this: set fso = createobject("scripting.filesystemobject") Set act = fso.CreateTextFile(Server.MapPath(file_being_created), true, true) act.WriteLine("") And, well, it spits out the text file correctly although it is never a UTF-8 file which I also need.



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