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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-36834

Exporting a forum post with UTF-8 characters, results in a html file that contains undisplayable characters.

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Affects Version/s: 2.4
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Portfolio
    • Labels:
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      1. Enable portfolios
      2. Set the "File download" portfolio to enabled and visible.
      3. Add a forum to a course
      4. Login as a student in that course
      5. Add a new topic to the forum
      6. Open the new topic and export it to your portfolio
      7. Choose HTML as the export format
      8. Open the downloaded file and confirm that it contains only the text of the original post with no additional characters.
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      Enable portfolios Set the "File download" portfolio to enabled and visible. Add a forum to a course Login as a student in that course Add a new topic to the forum Open the new topic and export it to your portfolio Choose HTML as the export format Open the downloaded file and confirm that it contains only the text of the original post with no additional characters.
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_24_STABLE

      Description

      When using the portfolio export, the exported HTML contains no charset information, so text entered in a different charset (like UTF-8) will not display correctly.

      Tested with file download portfolio and google docs portfolio.

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              • Assignee:
                poltawski Dan Poltawski
                Reporter:
                damyon Damyon Wiese
                Participants:
                Component watchers:
                Amaia Anabitarte, Carlos Escobedo, Ferran Recio, Sara Arjona (@sarjona), Víctor Déniz Falcón
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