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Unicode character "CIRCLED DIGIT SIX" displays like

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in my Emacs. How to let it show correctly? I'm using

GNU Emacs 23.4.1 (x86_64-apple-darwin10.8.0, NS apple-appkit-1038.36)
 of 2012-02-27 on beta.macosforge.org

Edit: what font should I choose? How do I know which supports unicode?

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Select a font that can display the character. You can use set-default-font or set-frame-font, for example.

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How do I know which font to choose? –  qazwsx May 6 '12 at 16:28
    
Regarding font support to the character, check out fileformat.info/info/unicode/char/2465/fontsupport.htm –  Jukka K. Korpela May 6 '12 at 16:39
    
How to check current font used? –  qazwsx May 6 '12 at 16:57

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