Pro Tip: Unicode characters in the Eclipse console

February 21, 2013 | 1 min Read

Today, while fixing some Unicode characters support in Yoxos, I noticed that the Eclipse console was not rendering the unicode characters properly. Luckily this is really easy to fix. In the Launch Configuration dialog, choose the output encoding on the Common tab.

And now you’ll have Unicode characters in your console.

Ian Bull

Ian Bull

Ian is an Eclipse committer and EclipseSource Distinguished Engineer with a passion for developer productivity.

He leads the J2V8 project and has served on several …