How can I install and use Hebrew fonts on my Windows Server 2003 computer?
Windows Server 2003 (and 2000/XP/Vista) has the built-in ability to display Hebrew fonts on your system without the need to install language packs or special localized versions of the OS. To see Hebrew fonts on your Windows XP computer you MUST perform the following tasks precisely in the order listed here. Not doing so might cause your computer to display ??????? instead of Hebrew fonts, especially in Office applications.
Unlike W2K, it is SAFE and it is OK for you to install Hebrew language support during the GUI setup phase of Windows Server 2003.
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After rebooting from the text-based setup phase, the computer will display the setup GUI, and the fist prompt you’ll get is the Regional Settings customization window.
You can install Hebrew support at this phase by pressing the Customize button and going to the Languages tab.
If you already have Windows Server 2003 installed you can basically do the same, only this time it’s done from within Control Panel and you’ll need to have the installation CD (or at least the I386 folder from the CD) handy, because the OS needs to copy files from it.
If you’re running Control Panel in the classic view – go to Regional and Language Options.
Warning: Don’t forget, you must press Apply after selecting the “Install files for complex script and right-to-left languages” check-box!!!
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