How to set encoding in PHP FPDI library?

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Below is the same code to set encoding for FPDI library−

Add new fonts that have the correct alphabets.

$pdf->SetFont('DejaVu', '', 10, '', false);

The following are three possible encodings that are possible.

cp1250 (Central Europe)
cp1251 (Cyrillic)
cp1252 (Western Europe)
cp1253 (Greek)
cp1254 (Turkish)
cp1255 (Hebrew)
cp1257 (Baltic)
cp1258 (Vietnamese)
cp874 (Thai)
ISO-8859-1 (Western Europe)
ISO-8859-2 (Central Europe)
ISO-8859-4 (Baltic)
ISO-8859-5 (Cyrillic)
ISO-8859-7 (Greek)
ISO-8859-9 (Turkish)
ISO-8859-11 (Thai)
ISO-8859-15 (Western Europe)
ISO-8859-16 (Central Europe)
KOI8-R (Russian)
KOI8-U (Ukrainian)

Let us see an example to convert the UTF-8 to cp1250.

$str = iconv('UTF-8', 'cp1250', 'zazółcić gęślą jaźń');

Note− If the string sent by the user to the PDF is in UTF-8 encoding, it needs to be converted to cp1250.

Published on 27-Dec-2019 08:12:05