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German characters not displaying in $MailSubject

Thread began 11/15/2016 9:05 am by markdoyle87077 | Last modified 11/15/2016 3:30 pm by Ray Borduin | 58 views | 2 replies |

markdoyle87077

German characters not displaying in $MailSubject

Hi Ray,

I have $MailSubject set to:

$MailSubject = "Anfrage bezüglich der Zurücksetzung Ihres Passwortes auf www.dmballooncompany.com";

but the ü are not displayed correctly (Anfrage bezüglich der Zurücksetzung Ihres Passwortes auf www.dmballooncompany.com) when the email arrives. I can get them to display correctly in the email body by using the accented character ü but this does not work for the $MailSubject

I have tried setting the page to use UTF-8 but this does not seem to help

Can you point me in the right direction.

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Ray BorduinWebAssist

The email server behavior also has language encoding. Did you set that to utf-8 as well?

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markdoyle87077

Was unaware that the server behaviour had language encoding. Found the setting and applied UTF-8 and that has fixed the issue.

Many thanks.

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