An extra character might be displayed during OOBE for Traditional Chinese Windows Vista

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In Traditional Chinese Vista system, if we defined the OEM wallpapers like the below,

<oem>

         <name>BandName</name>

        <wallpaper>

         <path>sample1.bmp</path>

        </wallpaper>

        <wallpaper>

         <path>sample2.bmp</path>

        </wallpaper>

        <wallpaper>

         <path>sample3.bmp</path>

        </wallpaper>

</oem>

 

On the wallpaper selection page in Windows Welcome (OOBE). the text in Traditional Chinese has a grammatical error. An extra, unneccessary, Chinese character is displayed under the OEM wallpaper selection.

 

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We can workaround this issue by removing <name> option from the oobe.xml.

 

<oem>

         <name>BandName</name>

        <wallpaper>

         <path>sample1.bmp</path>

        </wallpaper>

        <wallpaper>

         <path>sample2.bmp</path>

        </wallpaper>

        <wallpaper>

         <path>sample3.bmp</path>

        </wallpaper>

</oem>

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Article ID: 970610 - Last Review: April 24, 2009 - Revision: 1.0
APPLIES TO
  • Windows Vista Business
  • Windows Vista Enterprise
  • Windows Vista Home Basic
  • Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Windows Vista Ultimate
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