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Forum topic by Christopher posted 07-05-2009 08:57 PM 707 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Christopher

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07-05-2009 08:57 PM

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 07-05-2009 10:39 PM

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 07-05-2009 10:40 PM

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 07-05-2009 10:42 PM

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 07-06-2009 12:26 AM

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

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

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GMman

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#5 posted 07-06-2009 12:46 AM

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

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#6 posted 07-06-2009 01:21 AM

Charlie you write Chinese or Japanese

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Christopher

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#7 posted 07-06-2009 02:58 AM

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 07-06-2009 04:09 AM

HUH ?

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

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CharlieM1958

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#9 posted 07-06-2009 04:55 AM

I can’t help myself. :-)

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

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