# TM1 Function for TI, SetInputCharacterSet

##### When a file is used as a data source, you can define the character set used for the file by using SetInputCharacterSet.

What is the SetInputCharacterSet function?

When a file is used as a data source, you can define the character set used for the file by using SetInputCharacterSet.

Where can the SetInputCharacterSet function be used?

TurboIntegrator

What is the syntax for SetInputCharacterSet?

SetInputCharacterSet(CharacterSet)
CharacterSet = character encoding for the file. If this is blank, the system locale will be used.

An example of a Character Set for traditional Chinese, TM1CS_BIG5.

A demonstration on how to use SetInputCharacterSet

Use SetInputCharacterSet to specify the file’s character set to UTF-8.