SOLVED > Re: weird character not found

Wolfgang Engelmann engelmann at
Wed Aug 19 15:14:35 UTC 2020

Am 19.08.20 um 09:52 schrieb Wolfgang Engelmann:
> In one of my documents I get:
> The following character in one of the insets is not represented in the 
> current encoding and have been omitted:
>> Unchecking 'Literal' in the respective inset dialog might help.
> But since there is no indication of the respective inset I tried to find 
> it by using Edit> find and replace (advanced) and used
> –  xxx for exchanging it. But it does not help to get rid of it, even 
> after reconfiguring.
> The same with a ω
> Not a serious problem, just a warning, since the pdf file is produced.
> The characters are somewhere in a note containing copy/paste stuff.
> I guess there is a linux line command which would find it.
> Wolfgang

I exported the .lyx document to .txt und found the characters in a 
nomenclature. Replacing it solved the issue.

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