[texhax] Difficulty with using PCTeX to compile a .txt file in Unicode
Axel E. Retif
axel.retif at mac.com
Sat Oct 24 17:55:27 CEST 2009
On 24 Oct, 2009, at 09:22, Adam M. Goldstein wrote:
> I'm confused because I think Axel would have pointed this out---but
> my understanding is that without the use of additional packages, TeX
> and LaTeX will only process ASCII text. UTF8 won't work either.
Yes, of course you're right ---you would have to put
in your preamble (is there support for utf16? I don't find anything)
and preferably also
> If you really do like this Word method, you could probably Save As
> plain text.
Yes, that's probably the best.
> I agree with Axel that something like TeXMaker would probably better
> serve your needs.
> Dr. Adam M. Goldstein PhD, MSLIS
> Department of Philosophy
> Iona College
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