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Cannot find or create the font Courier.  Some Characters may not display or print correctly

Last Modified: 2013-11-12
When trying to open a pdf in Adobe Acrobat v9, created by our timecard system, I get the following message:

"Cannot find or create the font Courier.  Some Characters may not display or print correctly"

When the pdf opens it replaces all the text with dots and lines making it unread able for all users.

I downloaded the following font files:
courier bold
courier bold italic
courier italic

and installed them to C:\windows\fonts\ .  After doing so I tried to reopen the document and instead of dots and lines it replaced everything with random letters and numbers.  

Does anyone have any other suggestions?  

Thank you in advance.
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