From: Chris Jacobs (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sun Jul 20 2003 - 00:57:42 EDT
> Using UniCode & International Charecters with Peachtree Accounting Program
> Up to Peachtrre Version 2003 we were able to use Unicode
> for entering International Charecters, such as Arabic,
> in the description field of Invoices, Receipts, Purchase
> and Payments. We enter Arabic text in the description
> field and were able to use peachtree succesfuly for our
> company's accounting.
> With version 2004 Unicode charecters are displayed as
> empty square boxes. it appears that the font used in
> input templates has changed and does not allow for
> foreign characters to display correctly.
First make sure that the problem actually is what you think it is:
Copy and paste the empty square boxes to an environment which does use its
Pasting to SC UniPad, available at http://www.unipad.org will do nicely.
If in UniPad the text displays well, _then_ complain to Peachtree.
By the way, the inability of Peachtree to _display_ those chars should have
_no_ impact on how they are processed further.
Unless the font for output has changed too the square boxes will be readable
chars in the output.
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