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Windows 7: Copy and paste problem

26 Feb 2015   #1
sobranie

win7 home premium 64bit
 
 
Copy and paste problem

Using Win7 64bit and old outlook express.
On emails from GF in Japan if I copy/paste it comes up as some musically notated gobbledegook.
All other emails if I copy/paste are fine.
I suspect the prob. lies on the Japan side but any thoughts are welcome

Regards 2 all


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26 Feb 2015   #2
richc46

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You are probably getting ASCII characters, you must install the Japanese language pack and see if that works
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26 Feb 2015   #3
sobranie

win7 home premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks for that R. Had a feeling that it was the way to go.
Not sure what the implications of installing additional language packs are, do I possibly end up with a Japanese desktop perchance?
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