Incorrect Font Characteristics May Be Used on Imported Graphics

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Text information stored with imported graphics may be displayed using anincorrect font, size, or orientation. This problem may occur in both 16-bitand 32-bit Windows-based applications.
Graphics files stored in various formats such as Computer Graphics Metafile(CGM), JPEG, Windows Bitmap (BMP), and others store information describingthe graphic and all information related to any text the graphic filecontains. The text information includes descriptors for style, width, andcolor. The text may be displayed incorrectly if one of the descriptors isinvalid. For instance, a word-processing document with an embedded linechart that contains rotated text may display the text without rotation.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
152734 How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 4.

Article ID: 191689 - Last Review: 10/10/2013 20:47:23 - Revision: 1.3

  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
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