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Default French character comparision

I have a website which is in French. Many of the values stored in website database are in French.

For Example countries table in database has following values
Côte d'Ivoire etc.

When I try to compare DATABASE values (having French charaters) in if-then-else condition, it does not work.

if rs("CountryName") = "Algérie" then
'#do something
elseif rs("CountryName") = "Bénin" then
'#do something
end if
Any idea..
Any help..
Will be appriciated...

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The only way i can see is to search using the chr associated with the accent.

if rs("CountryName") = "Alg"&chr(233)&"rie" then
'#do something
elseif rs("CountryName") = "B"&chr(233)&"nin" then
'#do something 
end if
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