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Damn Boxes

Discussion in Technical Support started by iProbie, Sep 24, 2013

  1. Apr 1, 2012

    as you can see, special characters are not showing and instead replaced with those damn boxes in-game. happened in dota 2 as well, albeit partially (special characters are visible in a font type but not the others).
    but of course, lenny face is visible!

    happened today after I "tried" to reinstall steam.
    so you know that thing where to "reinstall" steam, you have to delete everything in steam except for steam.exe and steamapps folder? well I accidentally deleted steam.exe too so I had to download steaminstaller.msi from steam website.
    iProbie, Sep 24, 2013 Last edited by iProbie, Sep 24, 2013
  2. Mar 30, 2012
    Change your Operating System locale to Japanese.
    Your current locale doesn't support Japanese / Korean / Russian scribbles.
    Or if it at one point did, it has now lost them.

    Wonders of Windows.
  3. Mar 12, 2008
    something something language packages

    something something google
  4. Nov 17, 2012
    Server is Australian and the title is basically just a long box.


    Edit: Some people said restart your PC or restart Steam. Try both ^-^
  5. Apr 3, 2013
    Lenny face shall destroy you
  6. Apr 20, 2011
    Its always happens to me as well your pc dosn't support the language
  7. Jun 19, 2013
    This is what my Lenny face looks like to Tony when he boots into linux.