Update to display Supplementary Characters correctly in Windows

Applies to: Windows Server 2012 R2 DatacenterWindows Server 2012 R2 StandardWindows Server 2012 R2 Essentials More

This article describes an update that improves Hong Kong Supplementary Character Set (HKSCS) reliability after it performs mathematical operations in Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows RT, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2012.

Resolution


To apply this improvement, install update rollup 2975719 or update rollup 2975331. For more information about how to obtain these update rollup packages, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2975719 August 2014 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2

2975331 August 2014 update rollup for Windows RT, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2012

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More Information


For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates