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[_] missing letters - virus?

David Waters d.waters at t-minus10.co.uk
Thu Jun 21 11:59:54 BST 2001

Could simply be a screwed up Arial font - try changing title bars to a
different font type and seeing if it still happens. This happened to me
a while ago with Tahoma under Win2K - copying it off another system and
reloading it cured the problem.

Hope this helps,

Dave 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: underscore-admin at under-score.org.uk 
> [mailto:underscore-admin at under-score.org.uk] On Behalf Of Rick Hurst
> Sent: 21 June 2001 17:53
> To: underscore at under-score.org.uk
> Subject: [_] missing letters - virus?
> 
> 
> Has anyone ever experienced or heard of a situation where 
> letters (specifically the letter c) go missing from the top 
> blue bar of microsoft applications?
> 
> I just installed win 2k professional on a partition and find 
> that I am using "Mi rosoft" rather than Microsoft. I am also 
> currently browsing emails in my "unders ore" folder.
> 
> Maybe this is a virus, maybe its a shafted install - either 
> way I cant find any information on why it might be happenning.
> 
> Suggestions? - apart from reformatting and reinstalling which 
> is my next
> (long-winded) step
> 
> Rick Hurst
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