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imap_utf7_encode - Converts ISO-8859-1 string to modified UTF-7 text

imap_utf7_encode( string$string ): string

Converts string to modified UTF-7 text.

This is needed to encode mailbox names that contain certain characters which are not in range of printable ASCII characters.



An ISO-8859-1 string.

Return Values

Returns string encoded with the modified UTF-7 encoding as defined in RFC 2060, section 5.1.3.

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Function imap_utf7_encode:

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