Sunday, November 30, 2008

UTF8 - No support in SQL Server

For Unicode support in SQL Server. Just choose NCHAR / NVARCHAR data types.

SQL implements Unicode through UCS-2 rather than UTF8.

Wikipedia : Comparison of unicode encodings

http://journeymanjournal.blogspot.com/2005/02/no-utf-8-support-in-sql-server.html

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