Tools Menu

FAR offers a small collection of useful utilities. These tools operate on the set of selected files, just like the replace and rename operation. Thus, to protect a file in the result list from changes, it is sufficient to deselect its checkbox. The utilities are:

Err, that's all right, but how to change file encoding now?
Make sure the respective file has the right encoding assigned (its current encoding). Then use "Change Encoding", selecting the desired new encoding, to transform the file on disk.