Convert CSV to utf-8?

Question: We’ve purchased a few of your products in the past and they work great.  Here’s a question on another one:  I’m creating a .csv file within a vfp program and I need it to be an Utf-8 format.  I’m not finding anywhere how to do that programatically.  Do you …

Understanding EncryptStringENC and DecryptStringENC in Python and C/C++

Chilkat provides API’s that are identical across a variety of different programming languages. One difficulty in doing this is in handling strings. Different programming languages pass strings in different ways. In some programming languages, such as Python or C/C++, a “string” is simply a sequence of bytes terminated by a …

Understanding a typical 8bit character problem (such as w/ European language accented chars)

If a single accented European character is incorrectly displayed as two seemingly random characters, then the issue is that at some point utf-8 bytes were incorrectly interpreted as ANSI bytes. For example, consider the character “é”. In the utf-8 encoding, this character is represented in two bytes: 0xC3 0xA9 In …