Windows 10: Weird characters in GPU Properties info

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  1.    25 Mar 2015 #1

    Weird characters in GPU Properties info


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    Anyone have any idea why adapter name appears in gibberish characters? the card works 100% in WinX and Win7 on same PC.
    Thanks for ur input!
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  2.    26 Mar 2015 #2

    Probably got a Russian or Chinese drivers.
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    win7/win10/unbumtu14
       26 Mar 2015 #3

    Mine show the same thing and I downloaded the correct drivers for the AMD website.
    I also cant seem to keep a 3 screen profile in the Catalyst Control Center. It wil;l work fine, but then after a few reboots, It corrupts out into all kinds of digital mumbo jumbo. If I reconfigure it, I'm good to go for a while......
    Gonna try new drivers in a few.
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  4.    27 Mar 2015 #4

    CountMike said: View Post
    Probably got a Russian or Chinese drivers.
    I thought so too that this is a "language-character-font" problem because I downloaded and installed the drivers from the AMD website
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       27 Mar 2015 #5

    It could just be that Windows doesn't recognise the symbols/fonts or have the appropriate packs installed? I'm just guessing of course.
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       27 Mar 2015 #6

    CountMike said: View Post
    Probably got a Russian or Chinese drivers.
    Looks like windings to me.
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  7.    27 Mar 2015 #7

    Boozad said: View Post
    It could just be that Windows doesn't recognise the symbols/fonts or have the appropriate packs installed? I'm just guessing of course.
    Yes, I thought so too, just wanted to make sure that it isn't a major recognized problem in the blogosfere :-)
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  8.    27 Mar 2015 #8

    Could be in it's BIOS as well, Chinese characters that couldn't be substituted properly, after all most of that stuff is coming from there.
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       27 Mar 2015 #9

    It still looks like windings to me. It isn't a Chinese or Russian character set.
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  10.    27 Mar 2015 #10

    adamf said: View Post
    It still looks like windings to me. It isn't a Chinese or Russian character set.
    I know it's not Chinese or something like that but wingdings would make even less sense. That's why I think it's just font conversion gone wrong.
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