Encoding is the process of transforming a set of Unicode characters into a sequence of bytes. In contrast, decoding is the process of transforming a sequence of encoded bytes into a set of Unicode characters.

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Hyperlink in list item - encoding is breaking my link

Basically, I have a list item with a field for a shortcut. I need to link to a file on a network drive. I have that part working via: "File://corporate.com/division/stuff more stuff/file.xls". ...
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Issue in Get List named With contains # using Rest Service API [duplicate]

I have a List named 'KKR Jobs #'. And I am try to Get that list in my Sharepoint Hosted App Using Rest Service Call Like var lName = 'KKR Jobs #'; executor.executeAsync( { url: ...
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REST API return encoded Multiline Textfield but show it correctly

I save a JSON string in my SharePoint list. This looks like: {"columns":[{"name":"A","visible":true,"width":200,"sort":{},"filters":[{}],"pinned":"left"},{"name":"B","visible":false,"width":150,"sort"...
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How to change text encoding when inserting values inside a sharepoint list using powershell?

I'm using french words with special characters like "é" "à" etc. When I trying to insert text in my list fields using powershell, it does insert the values but the characters aren't well encoded. For ...
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How to encode a list name for REST in sharepoint 2013 [duplicate]

I created a list in the en site called hello's~`!@#$%^&*(){}[]:;"'<>?/\|*-+. What I am trying to do is figure out what exactly is the encoded version of the name if I am trying to target ...
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Export to Excel adds  to currency field in sharepoint 2013

I am trying to export the data to .xls file using below code GridView2.DataSource = dt; GridView2.DataBind(); DirectoryInfo dir = new DirectoryInfo(@"C:\New List Reports"); ...
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Reset character encoding on a page layout in Visual Studio. Reset back to UTF-8

How do I reset a page layout character encoding back to UTF-8 in visual studio? I'm having a solution in visual studio with all my page layouts, masterpages etc. When developing I've been mocking ...
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While using REST API to get a list by title, there is a problem getting a list whose name contains the '&' character

I have already tried encoding the '&' as %26 in the request URL. It didn't work. Please suggest something else.
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& appearing as &amp when viewing record

I have a dropdown box which has options like New, O & R, Old. When I choose the O & R option, it appears fine in the list but when I view the record it appears like O &amp; R. Why is that ...
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utf-16 encoded email in sharepoint 2010 is possibile?

Is it possibile to send an html email encoded in utf-16 with sharepoint 2010? My problem is that I have a message body wich can contain accented characters which on the receiving end are displayed ...
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What encoding is used for the string returned by SPWeb.GetFileAsString(url) Method

I cannot find any documentation from microsoft regarding what encoding is used to read the file content when using the SPWeb.GetFileAsString(url). Does anyone know?
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Remove URL encoding from hyperlink field

I have a Task list, with some custom fields. One of the fields is a hyperlink field which contains a link to a document set that is related to the task. The task is created via the server object ...
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Stop sharepoint from reformatting html

I have a site page where I am trying to add a link to a particular calendar in outlook web access. The URL is https://exchange.server.com/owa/sharedcalendaruser@mydomain.com/?cmd=contents&...
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Sharepoint 2010 outgoing emails encoding issue

I have several workflows which send email notifications. Some of the outgoing emails have very strange titles, like the following: Скоро срок СЃдачи поручРµния СоздатСЊ расписаниРµ по дисциплинам ...
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SPFile.OpenBinary - Encoding Issues

I am copying some SharePoint pages from one site collection to another and I noticed that certain special characters get mangled up in the destination file. Here is an example: Source Text: Nous ...
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Specify character encoding in webpart

really simple: I have a visual webpart with danish letters (æøå) which is malformed when deployed - most likely as a result of the wrong characterset encoding. How would I go about specifying this in ...
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Encoding problems in SharePoint2007 recycle bin

I am having problems with the Encoding in SharePoint recycle bin.I have create an item with title "abcabc",after deletion I went to the recycle bin , I got "弓ᱜ同䢴᪜ޛ翍⺉"as title in recycle bin.I think it ...
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Strange URL Encoding on SharePoint 2010

I'm seeing odd behavior while visiting a SharePoint 2010 website. The parameters that I request are encoded by what seems to be a Base64 encoding algorithm. However, it is definitely not JUST Base64....
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Add URLEncode attribute to a deployed field definition

Is it possible to add URLEncode to a field in schema.xml, and update the SharePoint site without deleting everything based on the schema? Eg. <Field DisplayName="Internal/External" /> to <...
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ddwrt:EcmaScriptEncode Explained?

Does anyone know exactly what ddwrt:EcmaScriptEncode does? (Which char mappings, etc.?) M.