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Scandinavian letters

Posted: Wed Apr 28, 2010 11:28 pm
by akvarius
Your IncrediMail Version: 6074559
Your Internet Browser Type: Internet Explorer 8
Your Operation System: Windows Vista

I got this mail from Yahoo:

"Du har eventuellt fått e-post till din provisoriska e-postadress hos andra yahoo-domäner, trots att din e-postadress slutar med Vi vill förbättra e-postleveransen så att du får rätt e-post till rätt konto, och därför kommer du inte längre att få e-post till domäner som du inte har anmält dig till. Du kommer bara att få e-post till din provisoriska e-postadress"

As you can see, IM has changed scandinavian letters 'å', 'ä' and 'ö' to symbols 'Ã¥', 'ä' and 'ö'. Is that a bug or what?

Re: Scandinavian letters

Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 2:42 pm
by gravlax
I have the same problem.

They work here, but not when I write an email.

What is up with that, and how do I fix it?

Re: Scandinavian letters

Posted: Sun May 02, 2010 1:44 pm
by moonstar
Can you please check to see what encoding you have set up in the message?

Select the message, then click 'View', 'Encoding' and then the encoding which will bring up the correct letters.

Can you tell me which encoding you have set and I will check to see if it is the correct one.

You can also check that you have not inadvertently configured IncrediMail to use the Dvorak keyboard layout.

To make sure you are using the correct keyboard layout, please do the following:

Click the Windows 'Start' menu, scroll to 'Control Panel' and open the 'Regional and Language Options' window, then select the 'Languages' tab and click on 'Details..'.

In your 'Text Services and Input Languages' window make sure that the Dvorak keyboard is not selected.

Please let me know the results.

Re: Scandinavian letters

Posted: Mon May 03, 2010 5:11 pm
by akvarius
The encoding was western european (ISO).
Then I tried some other encodings.
Using Unicode (UTF-8) turned the text all right, but on the subject line the symbols stayed.