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Text from popup window (paint, wordpad) appears as square

Text from popup window (paint, wordpad) appears as square. ¡¡¡¡¡¡
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virus and malware free machine?
try applying the default xp theme from desktop properties
failing that...create a new user account and check from there

if still no luck, then the system fonts are being corrupted.....you will have to repair xp
virginie8Author Commented:
I tried with an other profile and got the same squares...
Example: text from the buttons in preview mode of Paint appears as squares.
There's a LOT of softwares installed on this machine (with an updated Antivirus).
Is there a way to reinstall system fonts wihtout repairing XP?
try a system restore to the time when everything was ok......
there is no way to just repair/reisntall system fonts in xp like earlier versions of windows....

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