Exporting in Languages Other Than English

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Ethan

27 Jan, 2011 04:47 AM

Hello,
Today I tried to export some flashcards I have been making on MC for Greek and Hebrew into CSV and TSV formats so that I can share them with some friends who aren't on macs. Both times the Greek and Hebrew words came out as gibberish symbols (see the attached document). As far as I am aware, I have been creating my flashcards using unicode (specifically the two mac keyboards "Greek Polytonic" and "Hebrew - QWERTY"), so why would the export come out this way? Any help on how to fix this or export in another way would be much appreciated!
Ethan

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by drewmccormack on 27 Jan, 2011 09:01 AM

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    Hi Ethan,
    How are you actually examining the file's contents?
    When I open it in a good text editor, it looks fine (see screenshot).
    You need a program that can handle unicode. Note that Excel doesn't handle unicode well.
    Drew

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