How to Delete/Show invisible/hidden characters in code

You do not see the Byte Order Marks (BOM) such as #FEFF or #FFFE in the text edi­tor. The char­ac­ters are always the very first in a text file.

You might see the fol­low­ing error from your sta­tic analy­sis tool Weird num­ber of spaces at line-start. You can solve such errors by the fol­low­ing steps:

 - Open the file in vim text editor and run the following commands
 - :set nobomb
 - :wq

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