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The Title stays pretty much for itself.

Tried to figure it out myself but I can´t find a config-setting nor a option in the Preferences for the Encoding.

Does anybody know how to change the default Encoding in Terminator?

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From the zany homepage software.jessies.org/terminator it would seem terminator is strictly UTF-8. Which might be a wise choice. – goldilocks Apr 17 '13 at 20:14
If you're having trouble, check font. Unicode support varies a lot. – Runium Apr 17 '13 at 21:34
Unfortunately there are two totally different terminal emulators named Terminator: code.google.com/p/jessies/wiki/Terminator and launchpad.net/terminator. Which one do you use? – egmont Apr 24 '15 at 14:20
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Try adding this to your .bashrc

export LC_ALL=en_US.UTF-8
export LANG=en_us.UTF-8
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