HTML entity escaping?

Devin Asay devin_asay at
Tue Jan 8 18:47:18 EST 2019

David, I assume you mean you want to render the named entity as the proper glyph? The way to do that is with the htmlText property.

  set the htmlText of fld “foo” to “The book costs €30."


On Jan 8, 2019, at 6:53 AM, David Bovill via use-livecode <use-livecode at<mailto:use-livecode at>> wrote:

Is there a way / anyone have a handler to escape named html entities in


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Devin Asay
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Brigham Young University

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