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Japanese KANJI characters display as Chinese text instead of Japanese text when the Japanese KANJI characters are pasted into a Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 presentation.
This issue occurs because the automatic language detect feature detects Japanese KANJI characters as Chinese characters.
To resolve this issue, apply the following update:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2516484/ )Description of the PowerPoint 2010 hotfix package (oart-x-none.msp, powerpoint-x-none.msp): April 26, 2011
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322756After you install the hotfix package, follow these steps to disable automatic language detect feature:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
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Article ID: 2515394 - Last Review: December 15, 2012 - Revision: 5.1