Malformed characters in EXIF Copyright field

Bugs which are supposed to be fixed in the next test version (not available yet)

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jmoliver
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Malformed characters in EXIF Copyright field

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Open attached image in XnView and view information in EXIF Metadata.

Encountered Behavior:
Malformed characters in EXIF Copyright field for Copyright symbol and accented e (é). Note that the EXIF Artist field displays the accented é correctly.

Expected Behavior:
- Although EXIF field have been limited to ASCII per EXIF standard. Per the Metadata Working Group Guidelines (Ver 2, 2010), modern applications can write and read UTF-8 characters to certain EXIF fields in order to maintain consistency with equivalent IPTC, XMP fields.
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Re: Malformed characters in EXIF Copyright field

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XnView use UTF8 for this field, but in your image it use 1252 codepage. i'll add a setting
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