Text Encoding Converter
Convert TXT files to UTF-8 and multiple other Unicode formats. Have the format of your imported text automatically detected, select between four output options and preview the results after modifying the encoding. The solution supported over a hundred of encodings.
Downloading Text Encoding Converter 2012.10.30 for Mac from the developer's website was possible when we last checked. We cannot confirm if there is a free download of this app available. The most popular version among the program users is 2012.10.30.
The actual developer of this Mac application is Jin jing Wang. Please check the Mac app with an antivirus before launch as it is downloaded from the developer's website, and we cannot ensure that it is safe. The program is included in Developer Tools.
From the developer:
Convert text files in various encodings to a Unicode compatible encoding (e.g. UTF-8) easily.
* Supports over 100 different encodings. For example, BIG5, GB18030, SHIFT-JS and KSC-5601.
* Built in automatic encoding detector.
* If auto detector fails, a correct encoding can be hand picked from the quick access panel, which shows preview generated from using different encodings, configurable for common tasks.
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