[scribus] Japanese/Chinese Characters

JLuc jluc at no-log.org
Fri Feb 8 07:57:41 UTC 2013

Le 07/02/2013 23:51, nbeadle a écrit :
> New here so just trying to figure this out. I'm creating a product box and need to have a few languages on the back, one of them being Japanese. A business partner did the translation for us and sent a Word document with the translation, which shows up fine. I copied and pasted the text into the Story Editor and shows up exactly as it should. Updating the text frame however replaces all the Japanese characters with red squares.
> I've spent a lot of time Google searching and some pages come up with the same issue I have but without a solution (or at least not one I could see). One of them mentioned about having a Japanese font, but since I'm seeing the characters fine in many other programs I'd assume that I do.
> Any help in figuring this out would be MUCH appreciated as I've got a deadline pressing up towards me and I'm afraid I'm going to have to rebuild the whole file in InDesign or something.

It could be a matter of font not defining these glyphs.
Be sure to use there a font that defines these glyphs.

If so and allways not good,
you could also export the document as .ODT and import it in scribus.


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