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Windows 7: Broken font

25 Sep 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Broken font

System shows broken fonts

My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Sep 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Spec,

I'm sorry, but your post is to vague to be able to help. Could you give us some more details and screenshots about this issue?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Sep 2011   #3

Win7 64-bit Ultimate

Like Brink said, your post is too vague.

Before we have you delete and/or reinstall the offending Font, we need to know the Font name, error and any additional info so we can help you better! :)
My System SpecsSystem Spec

26 Sep 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64


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Broken font-capture.png

My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Sep 2011   #5

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Without knowing more about the circumstances on how this may have came about or what you were doing before this happened, the only thing I can sugest trying is to do a system restore using a restore point dated before this happened to see if it may be able to undo it for you.

Hope this helps. :)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Sep 2011   #6

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Happened to me once and I couldn't figure it out! Basically, your Fonts got corrupted/missing. For my case, I had to track down the missing font and install it into the Windows 7 Fonts folder. That solved the problem. I don't remember exactly, but the missing font was most likely "Arial".

If none of the above fixes work, you can try restoring default fonts. Instructions here
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Sep 2011   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x86

You have magnified the screen to undo this follow these steps:

DPI Display Size Settings - Change

1. Open up an Explorer Windows and paste this in the bar: Control Panel\Appearance and Personalization\Display

2. Click "Smaller - 100% (Default)

3. Reboot and tada!
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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