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Issue with import and special characters

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  • Can the plugin author please reply to this post!

    Plugin Author Allen

    @amweiss98

    yes..I will make that change permanent in the next update

    Ah, great news 😀

    Will the update make Ampersand display correctly
    apples & bananas?

    Plugin Author Allen

    @amweiss98

    did you try the update?

    using 2.67.4
    still have apples & a m p ; bananas 🙁

    Plugin Author Allen

    @amweiss98

    what is the rss feed?

    Plugin Author Allen

    @amweiss98

    there is nothing in that link that refers to apples or bananas. Also, if you look at that link, the problem exists in the titles of the RSS feed…so you are getting that strange result because that strange result is in the RSS feed.

    Thanks for quick reply
    Yes I know there are no apples and bananas 🙂
    They were just example words around the issue with & a m p

    Ok I see what you’re saying – I’ve just tried your validate button and it says ‘header should not contain html’

    I don’t have a lot of choice in that – I’ll try email the feed source originator

    However the preview box, on the right of the edit feed source page, correctly displays &

    Is that something in WordPress deciding what to do?
    thanks again

    Plugin Author Allen

    @amweiss98

    not sure what you’re saying…are you using the shortcode or the feed to post (and where is the preview box you refer to…on which page?)

    Sorry my mistake
    It was RSS aggregator that has a preview box on the right

    ok it’s obviously a feed issue.
    So far embed RSS is the only one Ive found that realises & amp means &
    Thanks for your help

    I dont think you have changed this yet?

    No, he didn’t. There was an update a few weeks ago that just made things worse and turns my carats into &lg and &gt

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