Recently I upgraded 3.4.6 to latest 4.5.2 version.
All went fine but the enconding were a mess.
There were no errors during the upgrade, all checks were green and the UTF8 convertor did not showed any errors.
Now I am with unreadable content and I seek help.
The hosting that I am using has defauld charset latin1, should I ask them to change the server charset to UTF8 ?
Any advice will be helpful.
I already addressed the support, but the said that is on DB level mess. Anyway, I got the same DB for 7 years on my previous version working fine.
And again - no errors during the upgrade!
Before the upgrade, I was using the same DB with