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Windows 7: how to read Russian without changing OS language

14 Feb 2014   #1
caliphus

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
how to read Russian without changing OS language

hello. I bought new PC and Installed windows 7 ultimate x64. This is my first x64 and I encountered a problem reading Russian texts. I have english US set as OS language.

I googled a lot and everyone says the same: "In order to read Russian, change display language to Russian-Restart PC" I've did that and it works, BUT I don't want to change options and restart PC every time I encounter Russian texts! When I had x32 windows 7 Ultimate Installed I could read Russian texts with ease, without changing OS language and stuff.

Still, there are some texts that I can read in Russian, but some display weird Symbols. I think this happens because some Russian fonts are missing? If so where can I download them?

Here are the attachments.
This is the same program I try to install.
1)This is what I can see when I run it.
2)when I press X(cancel) Russian is displayed perfectly.

P.S This program IS NOT the only one with such "weird symbol" Issue.

Please help.




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14 Feb 2014   #2
badger906

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2
 
 

Open Windows Update, click on the link for "Optional Updates". You'll find the Russian Language Pack there somewhere.
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14 Feb 2014   #3
caliphus

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

I have done that already. No effect
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