This function has not been fully integrated into the long-term Wolfram Language, and is subject to change.


is a global option that specifies which directories are searched for character encoding files.


  • The directories to be searched are specified using the FrontEnd`FileName function. Typical directories included on AutoloadPath are FrontEnd`FileName[{$UserBaseDirectory,"SystemFiles","CharacterEncodings"] and FrontEnd`FileName[{$InstallationDirectory,"SystemFiles","CharacterEncodings"}].

See Also

CharacterEncoding  $CharacterEncodings

Introduced in 1999