Is Windows MBCS codepage 65001 UTF8

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Subject: Is Windows MBCS codepage 65001 UTF8
Posted by:  dk_sz (dk_…@hotmail.com)
Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2007

Hi,

Is codepage 65001:

1)
A Windows MBCS codepage that
gives access to the same characters as UTF8?

2)
UTF8 itself? Do all characters use the same bytes as
defined for UTF-8. Can I parse a stream of bytes using
codepage 65001 the same way as a stream of UTF-8?

best regards
Thomas Schulz

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