RE: Understanding the Hangul mapping tables

From: Christian Wittern (
Date: Tue Dec 09 1997 - 03:53:00 EST

Chester wrote:

> I have Korean Windows 95 and NT 4.0 running, and they are not Unicode.
> Windows 95 supports KSC 5601-1987; NT 4.0 supports Codepage 949 (UHC).
> This creates the interesting problem that a document created with MS
> Office 97 on NT 4 can contain characters that will not display properly
> on Windows 95 running Office 97.

This is the same on all Fareastern Versions of 95. They just filter
out what not falls in the codepage. Even with Bitstream and Netscape
4, there is no way to overcome this. There must be a reason for
upgrading to Win 98 :-(


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