For this special characters áéí I do this:

$mycaption = htmlentities($mycaption, ENT_QUOTES); Than I receive this:


How can I reverse it back to "áéí"? Thanks


Which encoding are you using for áéí?

Written by hakre

Do you mean this? <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"/> <meta http-equiv="Content-Language" content="en" />

Written by Uli

Accepted Answer

try html_entity_decode() function

html_entity_decode() is the opposite of htmlentities() in that it converts all HTML entities to their applicable characters from string.

(from the PHP manual)

Written by heximal
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