Strange characters displayed in "Choose Items" display - by John J Franco

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ID 762550 Comments
Status Closed Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 9/13/2012 9:27:24 AM
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When choosing items to add to the VS2012 Express toolbox, there are strange characters displayed for some of the product names (see attached screenshot)
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Posted by Microsoft on 1/7/2013 at 1:07 PM
Thank you for your feedback. We are able to reproduce this issue and are fixing the issue in our next update to the VIsualStudio that will be available via Windows Updates this spring.
Many customers have found it useful to discuss issues like this in the forums ( where Microsoft and other members of the community can suggest workarounds.  Please keep the feedback coming.
The Windows Forms Team
Posted by Microsoft on 9/14/2012 at 1:20 AM
Thanks for your feedback.

We are rerouting this issue to the appropriate group within the Microsoft Visual Studio Connect Support Team for triage and resolution. These specialized experts will follow-up with your issue.
Posted by Microsoft on 9/13/2012 at 9:51 AM
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