Arabic characters don't show
Thread poster: Mohamed Mehenoun

Mohamed Mehenoun  Identity Verified
Local time: 21:08
Member (2008)
English to French
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Feb 22, 2015


I'm having a problem with MemoQ, the charachters in arabic don't show and are showing as some code.

Am I missing a plugin I should install, I'm running MemoQ 2014.


Kind regards,


Dominique Pivard  Identity Verified
Local time: 23:08
Finnish to French
File format? Feb 22, 2015

What is the file format of the document you imported in memoQ? AFAIK, no plugin is necessary to display characters of any supported language.

You may want to make sure (under Options > Appearance) the font selected for the editor is capable of displaying Arabic characters:



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