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Garbled or illegible text?

There could be many causes, but it is generally related to the web server or browser choosing the incorrect character encoding for the text file.

Fix on Firefox

To select Repair Text Encoding in the browser.

Alt V then C


Chrome and other browsers

Without a 3rd-party Extension, Chrome and Edge cannot switch the character encoding. Unfortunately these extensions seem to be incompatible with RetroTxt.

You can attempt to manually switch the transcoding of the tab.