What I wanted to know is,how to read hebrew on windows, some think that looks like this (äãøùåú åäùéòåøéí îåòáøéí àì äàúø)which is realy hebrew,for a way to encode it.I know if you are on the net all you do is right click and press encode for hebrew ,but my question is that I downloaded hebrew porgrams on my computer (otzar hachochma)and part of the menu is in that format please help me out thanks alot.
Hebrew encoding on windows(11 posts)
Posted 6 years ago #
Mariner where are you?
Still counting the Windows version numbers?
(sorry, couldn't resist!)
Joseph Hee Hee.
Great stuff. Hopefully he won't take that to heart!
noitallmr, joseph: i wont take it to heart. (btw, everyone agrees 7 is a dumb name, but They do have some convoluted reason for that number)
jospeh s: ill assume you are talking about a word document or the similar. here are the directions for installing hebrew: (its from a nifty site created by daniel petri, a yid who made aliyah years ago. its a great site, and very easy to understand for the newbie)
Could any one help me out please, am asking about windows encoding.
Joe S, Try mariner's links and see if they help you.
mariner, there convoluted reason is their Marketing Department. They decided to call Windows '95 that, instead of Windows 4.0, because of the terrible reputation that MS-DOS 4.0 earned itself. And if they called the next version by its logical number, Windows 9.0, they were probably afraid people would think Windows is getting old and start thinking Linux or Mac or whatever else.
In your Windows IE window. Click on:
jospeh s: encoding what? what program exactly are you having issues with? you have to be more specific.
Mariner, thanx for your info!
I was having the same issue, and the links you posted resolved it.
If you are not looking to install any aplications with hebrtew charachter support, but simply want to view a web page that displays hebrew charachters, using your Internet Explorer toolbar (not sure how to implement in other browsers) follow this path:
(then) Hebrew (windows) - make sure this is checked.
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