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[SOLVED] Is it possible to save a .txt file in a different encoding with LO?

asked 2015-05-27 22:27:24 +0100

frazelle09 gravatar image

updated 2015-08-26 20:26:29 +0100

Alex Kemp gravatar image

i'm running PCLinuxOS and LO and have some .txt files that i would like to open and resave in a different encoding so that they open correctly under a program called Ocean which evidently just works with .txt files.

Is there any way to accomplish this with LO Writer?

Have a great afternoon! :)

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answered 2015-05-27 23:11:55 +0100

m.a.riosv gravatar image

updated 2018-11-10 16:42:23 +0100

Using Menu/Save as, there is an option for select the file type:

Text - Choose Encoding (.txt) (*.txt)

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Once file type it's select, mark the 'edit filter settings', on next steps you will be asked by the filter options.

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I can't do that using version

Yaroslav Nikitenko gravatar imageYaroslav Nikitenko ( 2018-11-10 15:00:26 +0100 )edit

answered 2015-05-27 23:08:40 +0100

frazelle09 gravatar image

Never mind. i found that i can open the .txt file in Kedit and just save it with the correct encoding by selecting the encoding at the time i save it from the drop-down list at the bottom of the Save window.

Have a super afternoon! :)

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