Microsoft KB Archive/168977

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Time Suffix Appears Distorted in Windows 95 Clock


The information in this article applies to:

  • Microsoft Windows 95


When you view the Windows 95 clock, or view files with the time stamp displayed, you may see characters other than AM or PM. For example, the clock may look like this:

   8:30 yiu 

If you view a file with the time stamp displayed, the file may look like this:

   Morning.txt     123k    9:00 yiu 


The regional settings have been changed or become damaged.


To resolve this issue, follow these steps:

  1. Click the Start button, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
  2. Double-click Regional Settings, and then click the Time tab.
  3. In the AM Symbol box, type AM.
  4. In the PM Symbol box, type PM.
  5. Click OK.

Keywords : kbtool kbui win95
Issue type :
Technology : kbWin95search kbWin95

Last Reviewed: December 15, 2000
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