Volkan > I have not tested but a conversion from/to Latin/Greek encoding and > UTF-8 will most likely be reversible (Since I've done it with > Turkish and Turkish charset CP1254 or iso-8859-9 is what we > call "extended latin" and since greek charset is a near > charset (CP1252 i > suppose) you should not experience much trouble. > > former was ".... UTF-8 will most likely be irreversible ... " > > I've mistyped it (need some more cafeine to keep attention I > suppose :) ) When I read your first email, I was *hoping* that was a typing error :) Once again, thanks for your feedback, it has been most useful. Now I know I'm on the right track I shall keep at it until I hyave the problem solved. In addition to this specific problem, it's also nice to know I have gained a better understanding of character encoding in general. Cheers! Chris Marsh Web Developer http://www.globet.com/ Tel: +44 20 8246 4804 Ext 828 Fax: +44 20 8246 4808 Any opinions expressed in this email are those of the individual and not necessarily the Company. This message is intended for the use of the individual or entity to which it is addressed and may contain information that is confidential and privileged and exempt from disclosure under applicable law. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution, or copying of this communication is strictly prohibited. If you have received this communication in error, please contact the sender immediately and delete it from your system.