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How can I stop wp_update_post messing up HTML example code?

I'm showing little pieces of example HTML/PHP code on the frontend (with syntax highlighting). The entries are displayed as FAQ custom posts, and have a plugin (CMS Tree page) to alter the menu order, ...
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Change/Replace keyboard character on keypress while writing new post

Before opening this thread in here, I was searching all the day today a way to change/replace 2 keyboard keys when writing a new post on wordpress. What I need is, when an editor/admin press [ on the ...
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Adding character count and limit in comments, modifying labels and fields - jetpack

I am trying to configure Jetpack comments as following: I want to change the labels on the comment fields, but I have no idea where to find the code and edit the tags (they are also translated so I ...
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Migrated Wordpress site renders Chinese

So, I have no idea what happened, but I tried to migrate a WP site and for some odd reason, it just renders in all Chinese/Japanese. I've been working on this site locally, and it renders fine ...
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Symbols such as £ end up being  in the database

Any posts with symbols such as £ or & or ♥ end up being  or worse. It doesn't show in the admin panel on the edit post page, but it is saved in the database as  and shows on the actual live blog ...
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WordPress update messed special characters

I updated WordPress core to the latest version and the result was less than perfect. All special font characters got messed up (site language is Polish) and it happened inside the admin panel too. I, ...
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WordPress Dutch characters encoding problem

I am using the Dutch special characters like ï and it is being converted to u00ef. I have tried ut8_unicode_ci in wp-config and in the database tables where the value is saved but it is still saved ...
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After migration, all featured images using accentued characters in their file names are displayed “blanked”

After migration, all featured images using accentued characters in their file names are displayed "blanked" in the Media Library. Thus, not displayed by respective posts. I've used the "Better Search ...
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Character encoding issues on some text

I transitioned a website over to another host. I am having issues with the database. It is encoded in latin1 I believe. Here is the table: However, on the post excerpt, the text looks like this: ...
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Limit The Character's Length In Pirate Form's Message Field In WordPress

In my WordPress Website, I am using Pirate Forms Plugin for showing a contact form on my Website. It works fine and everything is ok. However, I want to allow my users to be able to put a limited ...
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Character encoding issue - black diamond question marks on imported post excerpts

I am having some issues with character encoding on imported posts from an old Wordpress install. I am getting black diamonds with question marks on some of the posts I have imported to a new install. ...
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How to write in MySQL more characters in user_nicename

I install the plugin on the site for registration in Russian(Allow Cyrillic Usernames) and now I need to change in the sql database, in the table wp_users, in the column user_nicename permission to ...
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How can I allow Arabic usernames in WordPress

I want to let users put there username in Arabic when they register a new account, I tried a lot of methods put problem still unsolved
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character encoding problem in custom template

I am working on a website where I am using a custom template. My site having German character. When I use the visual editor(without template) it displays perfectly. Link But when I am using a custom ...
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Greek characters only showing in certain circumstances

I would like a Greek word (Ἀπὸ) to render on a page like it rendered right here. If I copy Ἀπὸ directly to a page via the Wordpress interface, it shows just fine in both the interface and on the ...
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Wordpress character set issue

I'm currently migrating a wordpress site to a live server. When trying to import my database via phpMyAdmin I run across the following error below: Error CREATE TABLE `wp_commentmeta` ( `...
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Weird characters displayed when importing WordPress MySQL db

I was thinking that it may be the collation, but I have no way of know what the production db collation is. The local one has been changed between UTF8_bin and UTF8_general_ci, to no avail. I'm seeing ...
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What is zinging my HTML commands? I don't think I can blame TinyMCE this time…

I'm creating some pretty involved websites where I insert the contents of a wordpress 'page' directly into a page display element. (example would be a custom entry in the footer...) Its absolutely ...
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How to Disable UNICODE slug?

I am inserting the post titles in UNICODE, but i dont want to save in unicode UTF8 characters. Instead, i want to use my title convert function before slug auto-creation: like this: function ...
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Post removes any text from post that's following special characters

I have a weird problem with losing content in posts with special characters in it. Let's say I inserted the following content into a post: Hello, 👿 This is my post Wordpress would remove ...
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Turkish Character Problem on mailing

I am using Woocommerce plugin for my e-commerce site. For mailing I've installed Postman SMTP. I could not handle with Turkish characters on ongoing e-mails. Such characters "Şşğ..." on mail body I ...