Setting the client character display

To use special characters, such as for various languages, the client computer must be configured to display these types of characters. In order for Unicode characters to display correctly in the application, each Windows client must be configured appropriately.

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Note: The instructions for configuring a browser’s display will differ for each browser. Refer to your chosen browser’s documentation for specific instructions on configuring that browser’s display.

The following is an example of how to configure a client machine display for an Internet Explorer (IE) window.

To configure a client machines display for IE:


  1. Open an IE browser window.
  2. Select View > Encoding > Auto-Select.