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XF 1.4 Strange characters in old posts from pre-conversion

Discussion in 'Troubleshooting and Problems' started by cdub, Sep 27, 2014.

  1. cdub

    cdub Well-Known Member

    Last year I converted from Eve (Infopop) to XenForo... I just noticed that alot of my old posts have strange characters in them:

    Screenshot 2014-09-26 at 4.55.57 PM.png

    See where it has weird characters in "doesn't" and "won't" - the apostrophe is all jacked up. Any idea of how to fix this or it is what it is?
  2. rainmotorsports

    rainmotorsports Well-Known Member

    Database might have been in an odd character set pre conversion? If that's the most common occurance you can probably use the tool Mike or Kier wrote to do text replacements in posts. I forgot who put it up but it was intended for replacing links and stuff.
  3. dawg

    dawg Well-Known Member

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