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Numbers/time and date looks strange in Windows 8.1.

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    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit

    Numbers/time and date looks strange in Windows 8.1.


    I have got an HP Laptop from my previous employer. But this has been cleaned before I got it and i have problems to fix an issue With some numbers and time and date. Can you see whats wrong and please help me.

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    Check Control Panel > Language and make sure it is set to the language you want.
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Numbers/time and date looks strange in Windows 8.1.
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