Xbasic

convert_utf8_to_acp Function

Syntax

C CONVERT_UTF8_TO_ACP(utf8text as c)

Arguments

utf8text

Character

Description

Convert utf8 encoded text to ascii.

Example 

Convert data from UTF-8 to ansi code page.

dim cn as sql::connection
?cn.open("::Name::AADemo-Northwind")
= .T.

?cn.Execute("select * from customers where customerId = 'BERGS'")
= .T.

rs = cn.ResultSet
x = rs.data("CompanyName")
?x
= "Berglunds snabbköp"

?convert_utf8_to_acp(x)
= "Berglunds snabbköp"

y = convert_utf8_to_acp(x)
?y
= "Berglunds snabbköp"

?convert_acp_to_utf8(y)
= "Berglunds snabbköp"

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