BLOCKS Reference


Convert Shift JIS into UTF-8


This BLOCK converts a file with CP932 (Windows Shift JIS) encoded characters to create a new UTF-8 encoded file. The input file must be stored in Google Cloud Storage (GCS), and the outputted file is also stored into GCS.

There is a 10 MB file size limit.


Property Explanation
BLOCK name Configure the name displayed on this BLOCK.
GCP service account Select the GCP service account to use with this BLOCK.
Source GCS URL

Designate the GCS URL for a file with CP932 (Windows Shift JIS) encoding that you want to convert into UTF-8 encoding.

  • Example URL: gs://my-bucket/sample-cp932.txt
Results GCS URL

Designate a GCS URL that will contain the resulting UTF-8 encoded file.

  • Example URL: gs://my-bucket/dest/sample-utf8.txt

If you set the Source GCS and the Results GCS URL as the same value, the UTF-8 encoded file will overwrite the original version.

BLOCK memos Make notes about this BLOCK.