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Encoding settings for garbled text

If you open the .txt Google product taxonomy and find that the text is garbled, you can update your browser's encoding settings to allow the taxonomy to render properly.

To adjust your browser's encoding settings, just follow the browser-specific steps below.

Chrome

  1. Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  2. Select "More tools."
  3. Select "Encoding."
  4. Pick "Unicode (UTF-8)" or "Auto Detect"  from the menu of encodings.

For more help with Google Chrome, visit the Chrome Help Center.

Firefox

  1. Select "View" from the top of your browser window.
  2. Select "Text Encoding."
  3. Select "Unicode (UTF-8)" from the dropdown menu.

Safari

  1. Select "View" from the top of your browser window.
  2. Select "Text Encoding."
  3. Select "Unicode (UTF-8)" from the dropdown menu.

Internet Explorer

  1. Navigate to the page you're having trouble viewing.
  2. Right-click on the page.
  3. Mouse over "Encoding."
  4. In the expanded menu, select "Unicode (UTF-8)."

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