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Windows 8.1 text changed to shapes

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    Windows 8.1

    Windows 8.1 text changed to shapes help please


    Hello, an error occured to mewhen i was deleting a virus from regedit, i accidently deleted a wrong file... Then when i restarted my computer, this shows up: Click image for larger version i hope someone can help me out because i cant even login because of this error: Click image for larger version . i am using a HP probook 450GO. Thanks in advance

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  2. #2


    Posts : 2,130
    Windows 8.0 x64


    Do you have a restore point? You could try booting to safe mode and running a restore point from there. It may put the infection back but at least you will be able to read the font if it works. Then take another shot at cleaning up the system.
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    Linux Mint 17.2


    You have to love wingdings. If Refresh/Restore does not fix it, see this. Wingdings after updates [Solved] - Asus - Windows 8
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