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MESSAGE BOX TEXT IN XP PRO DISPLAYS AS GIBBERISH

by KENTON22 / May 3, 2005 12:21 PM PDT

I rebooted my computer and my desktop icon fonts changed as well as when i open a program or message box all fonts have turned to gibberish. please help!!!

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Does it look like the a foreign lanuage? Arabic?
by mopscare42 / May 3, 2005 1:52 PM PDT

If so I had the same thing with XP Pro.
The only way I got it fixed was I remembered the locations of the icons and made my way to system tools and system restore. I restored it to a previous date and then did a re-boot.
This happened to me twice in a short period of time and I don't have a clue why. It has been over a year now without it doing it again.
I made myself a cheat sheet just in case it happens again.
Good luck!

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It could be Arabic.
by KENTON22 / May 4, 2005 11:44 AM PDT

I also get symbols as well. I will try your solution also. Thank you

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need arabic lanuage
by saari_6 / June 1, 2005 10:29 AM PDT
In reply to: It could be Arabic.

need arabic lanuage

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