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<?php $url = "http\u00253A\u00252F\u00252Fwww.splicecommunity.com\u00252Fmedia\u00252F5735709\u00252Fadbne_hero-1.jpg"; function replace_unicode_escape_sequence($match) { return mb_convert_encoding(pack('H*', $match[1]), 'UTF-8', 'UCS-2BE'); } function unicode_decode($str) { return preg_replace_callback('/\\\\u([0-9a-f]{4})/i', 'replace_unicode_escape_sequence', $str); } echo unicode_decode($url);
Output for 4.3.0 - 5.6.28, hhvm-3.10.0 - 3.12.0, 7.0.0 - 7.1.0
http%3A%2F%2Fwww.splicecommunity.com%2Fmedia%2F5735709%2Fadbne_hero-1.jpg