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A freeware tool for detecting and converting character encodings.

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Older Versions

All previous releases of EncodeAnt can be found at the following link. <.exe> files are for Windows. <.zip> files are for Macintosh OS X. <.tar.gz> files are for Linux.

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My current tentative plans.

Status Description
Under development
  • Nothing at present.
Plans for 2018
and beyond
  • Your suggestions come here...

Citing/Referencing EncodeAnt

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