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Big5GB Converter

The program may convert plain text (*.txt or *.html files) from GB coding to Big5 coding, or from Big5 coding to GB coding. The program is distributed as FREEWARE.


  • Convert text pasted from the clipboard.
  • Convert one file into another file.
  • Convert multiple files in a folder.
  • Update the charset tag of html files.

The download site is:

The program may run on Windows 95/NT/2000/XP.

Big5GB Converter License

Copyright (C) 2001-2003 Zijian Huang. All rights reserved.

This software is provided "as-is," without any express or implied warranty. In no event shall the author be held liable for any damages arising from the use of this software.

Permission is granted to anyone to use this software for any purpose, including commercial applications, and to alter and redistribute it, provided that the following conditions are met:

1. All redistributions must retain all copyright notices that are currently in place, and this list of conditions without modification.

2. All redistributions in binary form must retain all occurrences of the above copyright notice and web site addresses that are currently in place.

A bit More about the Program

There exist quite a few similar programs around. I used a fairly good and small program named Hurricane Fan Gang Tong that was freeware. However, the program could not handle files larger than 64 KB. So, I developed this program for my own uses and for the others.



Best regards

Zijian Huang

zijianhuang @ fonlow. com