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I can view Japanese and Korean text fine on Firefox. I can type both in using IME. But I have a problem viewing it in Paint.Net (and some other things).

I downloaded this; http://paintdotnet.forumer.com/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=825

And moved the everything to Paint.net>Resources>ja, though I'm not sure that's right. It added another language to the list, but I can't see the characters.

I read this; http://paintdotnet.forumer.com/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=1940 but that's for when you download Paint.Net. Am I going to have to go back and download Paint.Net again to view Japanese or Korean?

I don't understand why I can't view the characters when I can view it fine elsewhere.

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But I can't see either one. Any Korean or Japanese is just boxes on the language list.

Well, if you mean those entries ("boxes"?) in the "Help/Language" menu, they will switch Paint.NET to the desired language if you select them...

:arrow: http://www.getpaint.net/doc/latest/en/HelpMenu.html

For example, if you select Korean, Paint.NET will restart and then it will be entirely in Korean... Same for Japanese or whatever.

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You are probably using Windows XP, which doesn't have the international fonts installed by default.

Go to the Regional and Language Options control panel, and make sure these are checked:

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