Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope

unicode transformation formatShort for Unicode Transformation Format, UTF is a unique byte sequence for every Unicode scalar. UTF is a method of converting 16-bit Unicode characters into 7-bit or 8-bit characters. For example, UTF-7 and UTF-8 Unicodes are converted to 7-bit and 8-bit respectively.

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