Specify encoding when loading documents

GroupDocs.Viewer enables users to pass encoding when rendering text documents or email messages.

This feature is supported for:

Following code snippet sets the document encoding.

LoadOptions loadOptions = new LoadOptions();
loadOptions.Encoding = Encoding.GetEncoding("shift_jis");

using (Viewer viewer = new Viewer("sample.txt", loadOptions))
{
    HtmlViewOptions viewOptions = HtmlViewOptions.ForEmbeddedResources();
    viewer.View(viewOptions);
}

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GitHub Examples

You may easily run the code above and see the feature in action in our GitHub examples:

Free Online App

Along with full-featured .NET library we provide simple but powerful free Apps. You are welcome to view Word, PDF, Excel, PowerPoint documents with free to use online GroupDocs Viewer App.