Re: Accidental à in html ... how?

Subject: Re: Accidental à in html ... how?
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L Writing <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2015 11:32:51 -0800

If the author is copying text in Word and pasting it in a text editor,
where does HTML come into it?

TextWrangler is a Mac application. If I copy  in Word for Mac 2011
and paste it in TextWrangler, it's Â.

On Thu, Dec 10, 2015 at 11:03 AM, Sean Brierley
<sean -dot- brierley -at- gerbertechnology -dot- com> wrote:
> Thanks all.
>
> I cannot reproduce the error, but looks like a character set issue.
>
> The origin is Word. So, that's copy-and-pasted into a text editor. The
> result has the AE character instead of the (r). I just can't figure out
> why, and the author claims to be using Text Wrangler, which should do this
> just fine (I tested -- I even tested with evil TextEdit).
>
> So, why this is happening remains a mystery.hives @ http://techwr-l.com/archives
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Accidental à in html ... how?: From: Sean Brierley
Re: Accidental à in html ... how?: From: Robert Lauriston
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