Tagged: utf-8

Reading UTF-8 files – FileReader or FileInputStream? 0

Reading UTF-8 files – FileReader or FileInputStream?

FileReader and FileInputStream are two stream APIs for reading data from the files. FileReader is preferred when you are dealing with text files and want to read characters instead of bytes. A character can...

How are characters represented in UTF-8 encoding 0

How are characters represented in UTF-8 encoding

UTF-8 is a character encoding capable of encoding all possible characters, or code points, defined by Unicode. UTF-8 encodes each of the 1,112,064 valid code points in Unicode using one to four 8-bit bytes. To...

Difference between UTF-8, UTF-16 and UTF-32 Encoding 0

Difference between UTF-8, UTF-16 and UTF-32 Encoding

UTF-32 In UTF-32 all of characters are coded with 32 bits. The main advantage of UTF-32 is that the Unicode code points are directly indexable. Finding the Nth code point in a sequence of...