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Pasted russian text from MS Word displays in AutoCAD as question marks.

A - answer Cyrillic text should work fine in AutoCAD under standard circumstances. Make sure that you do this:

Install the russian language support for your Windows 2000/XP/Vista. Use a standard unicoded font (e.g. Times Roman TTF) containing cyrillic characters. Paste the text into the MText editor (not to DText entities).

100% Win2000,WinNT,WinXP,Vista  CAD 
23.7.2004    10458×  
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See also:
Tip 11580:Excel: convert Unicode texts to \U+ codes for AutoCAD
Tip 7520:DWG to PDF problem in an arabic font.
Tip 7164:The NLS files required to convert the text entities...
Tip 6737:3ds Max reports the error eNotImplementedYet on DWG import.
Tip 1742:How to repair improperly coded texts in AutoCAD? How to replace %%236-type codes with normal characters?

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