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Those characters are generally displayed when a character is encountered that doesn't have an actual representation in the given font, or is in a character encoding that the system doesn't understand. The numbers in the boxes are the character codes. In the Japanese case, if your font doesn't have Japanese characters in it, you'll get those instead as ...


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Is your printer driver sending the fonts to the printer? Make sure your printer driver is correctly configured. It looks like the system is sending PCL or PostScript data to the printer and is failing to send the required fonts to render the document correctly. It's also possible the printer is set up to use only its onboard fonts, and therefore is refusing ...


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I have problem like described (System font displayed instead of MS Sans serif) on Windows 7 x64 with additional symptoms - Fonts in Control panel displays Arial instead of MS Sans serif. Problem was solved after switching regional settings location and non-Unicode program language forth to English (USA) and back to my original setting (Russian, Russia). I ...


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Completely disabling Cleartype will make the fonts look even more ugly. The hinting settings must be altered. On my monitor, the Windows 7 screenshot looks better. Anyway, here is the difference: The above text is the Linux variant with antialiasing enabled and full hinting. The lower sample is the Windows variant. You can set that in Linux as ...


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You can get the same on screen keyboard as for touch screen devices by doing: Win + R to bring up the Run dialog, and type tabtip. This will then type into the current application 😁



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