Search doesn't find words written in my language (Eg. Chinese), help!

Things to check:
  • Have you followed InternationalizationSupplement? Specifically, Foswiki should be configured to use a character set which natively supports the characters you are using in the wiki.
  • Is the WYSIWYG editor allowing characters to be saved in their native encoding? Sometimes the WYSIWYG editor converts them to HTML entities instead (Eg. 利 becomes 利).
    Try adding this line to your Main.SitePreferences:
    as suggested in Question764.

Other resources:

Developer information:

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TopicClassification FrequentlyAskedQuestion
Subject Configure, Foswiki, Installation, Internationalisation or Localisation
Topic Summary Lists some troubleshooting steps for working with non-western languages in Foswiki.
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Related Topics InternationalizationSupplement, Question764
Topic revision: r2 - 18 Oct 2012, PaulHarvey
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