Visual studio 2019 and txt encoding for editor (how to change it?)

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When I create txt file in VS 2019 (no programaticaly but as new item) and save it, its encoding is UTF-8 BOM. How to change VS encoding for txt editor to UTF-8 without BOM?

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  1. Viorel 112.9K Reputation points

    Select “Save As” from File menu, go to Save button and open its dropdown menu, select “Save with Encoding…”, choose “Unicode (UTF-8 without signature)”.

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