Support Staff2 Posted by AJ on 17 Oct, 2011 01:42 PM
TileMill assumes all datasources are UTF8-encoded unless
otherwise specified - your DBF is likely in some other encoding.
You can either convert your DBF to UTF8 using a tool like
QuantumGIS or LibreOffice Calc, or try specifying another encoding
in the "Advanced" field of the layer settings in TileMill using the
Many DBF files are encoded as CP1252 or ISO8859-1 so I would try