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    special characters are shown as code

    Asked by yfreib on May 01, 2015 at 07:15 AM


    I built form - filled  with hebrew text.

    When using TEXT AREA field, special characters as Apostrophes, are shown as as code, like: ".




    is shown as


    i'll be glad to your assitance about this issue.

    Thanks, Yuval



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    Answered by Carina on May 01, 2015 at 12:08 PM

    Hello Yuval
    Unfortunately I could not replicate the same situation:

    Please let us know the form's url and also if you could send us a screenshot it would be helpful, as the forum does not display the code:

    We'll wait for more details to proceed.

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    Answered by yfreib on May 07, 2015 at 03:16 PM

    Thank you, Carina, for your assistance.

    The problem occurs when the data is received in google drive.

    Some characters, are shown as ascii-html code

    I attached screenshot of the google drive database. ' is shown as & # 039 ;

    Thanks, Yuval

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    Answered by BDAVID on May 07, 2015 at 05:31 PM

    I just tried the Google Drive integration and could not replicate the issue:

    Also the Google Spreadsheet integration:

    Have you tried to check this in a different browser? Please try re-integrating again, let us know what happens.