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Word 95: Strange Fonts in Header and Footer

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by tobrien, Jun 11, 2001.

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  1. tobrien

    tobrien Thread Starter

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    Windows 95, Word 2000, a saved network document - when I type in the header or footer field it puts squares instead of the letter I'm typing. If I try it from a different computer it works fine. The settings for Word on both computers seem to be identical. Any ideas??
     
  2. ofeelmeup

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    first see if it works while logged on a different user. If it still doesn't work export the registry section hkeylocalmachine\software\microsoft\office from a machine that it works on, then import the reg file on the machine that you are having the problem
     
  3. Anne Troy

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    More than likely, your normal.dot file is using a font in the header or footer that does not reside on your PC. Close Word and rename your normal.dot file to abnormal.dot.
     
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