Unexpected character at the beginning of a file created with Notepad on Windows - How to remove it?
(Doc ID 1548512.1)
Last updated on JUNE 13, 2023
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When you are trying to open a file on Solaris system and the file was created by Notepad and saved in Unicode or UTF-8 mode on Windows,
you will see unexpected character at the beginning of the file.
This document explains what is that character and how to remove it.
To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.
Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!
In this Document