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Forum topic by Christopher posted 1880 days ago 688 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Christopher

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1880 days ago

I am beginning to seriously dislike my computer. Yesterday while looking through the postings I noticed all the written part is made up of wierd letters and symbols like my computer is possessed. I even made a comment on a guys piece thinking that he had written it that way intentially. It’s only the written part of project postings, everything else seems fine. Any ideas? Oh, and I apologize to Alejandro for the “huh” post!


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lew

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#1 posted 1880 days ago

This post appears to be OK.

Is it only when you read another post? Does it do it if you open “wordpad” or “notebook” and write something (assuming Microsoft here)?

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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GMman

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#2 posted 1880 days ago

Go to Help and support and restore as far back as you can you will not loose anything and it may fix your computer

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GMman

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#3 posted 1880 days ago

Tell me if you received my message ok and I will send you another one after you restore.

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CharlieM1958

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#4 posted 1880 days ago

#$&$%#$($ TU %U%^$ $^( *&(?

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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GMman

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#5 posted 1880 days ago

Tell me if you received my message ok and I will send you another one after you restore.

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GMman

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#6 posted 1880 days ago

Charlie you write Chinese or Japanese

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Christopher

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#7 posted 1879 days ago

I restored and that seems to have worked! I really appreciate all the help GMMan! Oh, and Charlie, you are a smart A$$!

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Dan'um Style

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#8 posted 1879 days ago

HUH ?

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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CharlieM1958

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#9 posted 1879 days ago

I can’t help myself. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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