1.    11 Jan 2016 #1
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Warsaw, Poland
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    Win 10 Pro 64-bit (Creators 1703)

    CE character encoding in Notepad


    I hate Windows feature that enforces installing localized software - e.g. I live in Poland so if I set my location as "Poland" many apps will be installed with Polish interface, which I don't want to.

    Therefore I've installed my OS in en-US version and left US as my location. Now it's all nice in terms of apps interface, as it's always English. Most programs cause no problems with one exception - Notepad...

    Whenever I open a txt file with Polish national characters, I see "bushes" instead of them. I tried to open them as UFT-8 encoded, but it hasn't helped. I've changed Notepad default font into CE encoding - no effect.

    I tend to believe the default Notepad encoding is set to westerns somewhere, but I can't figure where to look for the appropriate setting - can anyone advise me on how to change it, so txt files displayed correctly?
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  2.    15 Jan 2016 #2
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Warsaw, Poland
    Posts : 62
    Win 10 Pro 64-bit (Creators 1703)
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    Anyone please?
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