Hi Anthony, Thanks for the hint. I've opened the feed in Notepad and notice that the characters are coming through as '' (hopefully that comes through in the email ok) which is also the character that Notepad uses to denote carriage returns in some (Unix?) files.... Any hints? - I'm a bit stumped.. -----Original Message----- From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Anthony Baratta Sent: Friday, October 13, 2006 7:11 AM To: thelist at lists.evolt.org Subject: Re: [thelist] RSS Feed errors - encoding issues The first thing I would look for is what does the apostrophe look like in the source? (presumably the Database) And then I would track the "state" of that character as it moves through the code and into the RSS feed. Maybe the character is encoded in some "other" form and the readers you are using to view the RSS data are translating it for you into a visual '. Obvious question - Have you tried looking at the RSS feed with Notepad / Textpad. Something that doesn't do HTML rendering, or allows raw text views? -- * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !