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I am sorry I am anaware of the exact terms. I submit in non-latin a string and in the next page the value "%23%24..." returns. How can I retrieve the correct value? Thanks.

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possible duplicate of Stop wordpress from "correcting" my code? – Brian Fegter Sep 24 '12 at 14:36
Please note the convert_chars note in the previous answer link. – Brian Fegter Sep 24 '12 at 14:37
Sorry maybe my explanation is inadequate. I mean "I submit a non-latin string in a form string variable. The receiving page makes a GET on the value and echoes it as %23%24 etc." How can I fix this and echo the original string value? – p.a. Sep 25 '12 at 6:09
This would then need to be asked at Stack Overflow as it's a strictly PHP question or search urldecode() on The Google. – Brian Fegter Sep 25 '12 at 8:50
Thanks, urldecode() was what I needed. – p.a. Sep 27 '12 at 7:01
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urldecode() solves this problem, as suggested by @BrianFegter

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