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UTF-8 Coallition Conversion
Mod Version: 1.00, by borbole (Coder/Designer) borbole is offline
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vB Version: 4.1.11 Rating: (3 votes - 4.67 average) Installs: 27
Released: 28 Apr 2012 Last Update: 29 Apr 2012 Downloads: 185
Not Supported DB Changes Uses Plugins  

This tool will convert the character collation of your database to utf-8.

After you install it, go to your Admin Panel->Maintenance->General Update Tools and all the way to the bottom there is a new option added called: UTF-8 Conversion.


If you will need support/assitence with it, please post at the mod 's thread at my forum.

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Old 02 May 2012, 16:09
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Disco_Dave Disco_Dave is offline
Join Date: May 2011
Hi Borbole

I test this on a test site, I was having problems with weird character sets within the forum. This hack has removed them ok, just one thing it has replace all the weird characters to a ? is there a way to fix this?

I would like to run this on the live forum.

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Old 31 Oct 2012, 18:15
ChiNa ChiNa is offline
Join Date: Jul 2012
Real name: CM
Wow, What an excellent job! Borbole sir! I am not going to use this now, but I def gave it a 5 Stars, because this will help may out with their forums! Thanks for your amazing work and contribution!

Regards CM
I am having a little break from vB Developing. I am trying to finish my PHP and MYSQL courses for now. I will answer all my PM's if anyone needed help for my products, but only when I can be online on Its great to see new and old developers keeping alive! Thank you all for your support!CM
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Old 03 Mar 2018, 04:28
final kaoss final kaoss is offline
Join Date: Apr 2006
Is there any reason/benefit to doing this?
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Old 20 Mar 2018, 22:37
migratoria migratoria is offline
Join Date: Oct 2011
I have installed vb 5.4. If i use the app are not displayed correctly charachters
This files xml works for vb 5.4?
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Old 21 Mar 2018, 08:50
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MarkFL MarkFL is offline
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Originally Posted by migratoria View Post
I have installed vb 5.4. If i use the app are not displayed correctly charachters
This files xml works for vb 5.4?
No, this product is designed to work with vB 4.
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Old 21 Mar 2018, 21:17
migratoria migratoria is offline
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Hi markFl

You can help me for vb 5.4?
I must to convert the tables of my database from latin1 to utf8 otherwise the vbulletin app does not recognize accented characters etc..
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