Java properties files are used for localization in Java environment. Get Localization supports two encodings:
Example of ISO-8859-1 encoded properties file
# You are reading the ".properties" entry.! The exclamation mark can also mark text as comments. website = http://en.wikipedia.org/ language = English # The backslash below tells the application to continue reading# the value onto the next line. message = Welcome to \ Wikipedia! # Add spaces to the key key\ with\ spaces = This is the value that could be looked up with the key "key with spaces". # Unicode tab : \u0009
Example of UTF-8 encoded properties file
# Context hello_world = ????????