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strange characters

Thread began 1/11/2011 9:27 am by landarts320555 | Last modified 1/12/2011 8:54 am by Jason Byrnes | 768 views | 1 replies |


strange characters

I have used power cms on a few clients sites and it has worked great. I purchased another power cms for a client and the install went great. I uploaded my first page and I am getting strange characters on a few of the words.

from site:

Hat Company was recently awarded the 2010 Idaho Governor’s Award in the Arts for Folk and Traditional Arts. Stop by and see his millinery shop on Main Street in Donnelly, Idaho – it’s a

Anybody have any suggestions?


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Jason ByrnesWebAssist

in the connections/PowerCMSConnection.php file, change line 9:

$PowerCMSConnection = mysql_pconnect($hostname_PowerCMSConnection, $username_PowerCMSConnection, $password_PowerCMSConnection) or trigger_error(mysql_error(),E_USER_ERROR);


$PowerCMSConnection = mysql_pconnect($hostname_PowerCMSConnection, $username_PowerCMSConnection, $password_PowerCMSConnection) or trigger_error(mysql_error(),E_USER_ERROR); 


also make sure that any page you are out puting the power cms content, you use the utf-8 character set:
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8" />

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