RE: difficulties displaying a % in plain html loaded into Flash

Subject: RE: difficulties displaying a % in plain html loaded into Flash
From: Matthew Horn <mhorn -at- macromedia -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 16 Dec 2002 12:07:33 -0500


Elizabeth,

Have you tried the Unicode equivalent? For % it is U+0025, but you usually represent it as \u0025. Check this site for a complete list:
http://www.hclrss.demon.co.uk/demos/ansi.html

There is also an article on macromedia.com that talks about using Unicode with Flash:
http://www.macromedia.com/support/flash/ts/documents/unicode.htm

HTH,

Matthew Horn
Sr. Technical Writer
< m a c r o m e d i a >


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Elizabeth OShea [mailto:Elizabeth -dot- OShea -at- emergesmart -dot- com]
> Sent: Monday, December 16, 2002 11:32 AM
> To: TECHWR-L
> Subject: difficulties displaying a % in plain html loaded into Flash
>
>
>
> Hi -
>
> We're dynamically loading text into a Flash file. The text is
> in plain html.
> It won't properly display % once the text is loaded into
> Flash. We've used
> the symbol as entered from the keyboard and we've used
> &#137;. We don't have
> any difficulty with an *. Any suggestions as to what code we
> can use to get
> this to load correctly?
>
> Thanks.
>
> elizabeth
> elizabeth -dot- oshea -at- emergesmart -dot- com


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