Here is what we figured out. We had to bring the correct hex ISO latin-1
character codes for frame to understand the euro.
For the euro symbol -- "\xf5 " no quotes and space after the 5.
We will have to incorporate this into our filemaker out put.
Media Production Manager
swhite at alamark.com
> From: "Spreadbury, David" <david.spreadbury at tellabs.com>
> Date: Fri, 8 Sep 2006 13:42:00 -0500
> To: Scott White <swhite at alamark.com>, Gillian Flato <gflato at
> Cc: Framers <framers at FrameUsers.com>
> Subject: RE: Getting the Euro Symbol in Frame
> You must have a font that supports the Alt+0128 when you enter the Alt
> code. I just tried it with Helvetica Neue and it works just fine.
> In your tab file, find the first instance and make the change manually.
> Then copy what you manually did to the clipboard and globally search for
> the wrong character and replace with what's on your clipboard.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: framers-bounces+david.spreadbury=tellabs.com at lists.frameusers.com
> [mailto:framers-bounces+david.spreadbury=tellabs.com at lists.frameusers.co
> m] On Behalf Of Scott White
> Sent: Friday, September 08, 2006 1:16 PM
> To: Gillian Flato
> Cc: Framers
> Subject: Re: Getting the Euro Symbol in Frame
> Thanks Gillian but that is not it.
> When we import the raw tab file into frame it is converting the euro
> in the file to the A with the two dots over it. If we import the dollar
> symbol it displays just fine in Frame.
> Scott White
> Media Production Manager
> Implentation Coordinator
> AlaMark Technologies
> swhite at alamark.com
>> From: Gillian Flato <gflato at nanometrics.com>
>> Date: Fri, 8 Sep 2006 11:13:13 -0700
>> To: Scott White <swhite at alamark.com>, Framers <framers at FrameUsers.com>
>> Subject: RE: Getting the Euro Symbol in Frame
>> Hit Alt+0128 for the Euro symbol.
>> Thank you,
>> Gillian Flato
>> Technical Writer (Software)
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: framers-bounces+gflato=nanometrics.com at lists.frameusers.com
>> [mailto:framers-bounces+gflato=nanometrics.com at lists.frameusers.com]
>> Behalf Of Scott White
>> Sent: Friday, September 08, 2006 11:05 AM
>> To: Framers
>> Subject: Getting the Euro Symbol in Frame
>> I have a client in Ireland who wants the Euro symbol to show up in
>> pricing. So it should look like (Euro symbol)Price. The problem is
>> import the tab file from our filemaker database into Frame it changes
>> Euro symbol to a (Latin Captial Letter A with Diaeresis or the Captial
>> with two dots over the top of it)Price.
>> Is there a way to get a paragraph tag to convert the "A with two dots"
>> to a
>> euro symbol automatically? Is there a different code we should be
>> the tab file to tell frame to understand this character as a Euro
>> I can add the euro symbol to a paragraph tag but I get the (Euro
>> symbol)(Latin Captial Letter A with Diaeresis or the Captial A with
>> over the top of it) then the price.
>> I know you can globally replace the symbol(s) with edit and change,
>> client doesn't want to do that.
>> Any help would be appreciated.
>> Windows, Frame 7.2. Mac, OS 10 Tiger.
>> Scott White
>> Media Production Manager
>> Implentation Coordinator
>> AlaMark Technologies
>> swhite at alamark.com
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