On Sa, 1.01.2011, 20:55, Liz Gabay wrote:
> I don't use my email program to read list messages (I have a slow 2003
> computer); I read and write at the Listserv website using Internet
> Explorer with Western European Windows coding.
Is it possible to change the settings to a different encoding?
> I saw a u and a rectangle in the body of the message, so obviously
> I'm not seeing the character right.
Yes, you should see a "u" with a downward-looking crescent below.
> When I clicked 'reply', using Plain Text, the characters in the subject
> line got all messed up
That is plain to see from your reply. Unlike most other replies to my
original message, I could see your subject line, however.
> Let me try my character map. Here is an 'a' with a line over it. Can
> anybody see it?
No, I just see the code. Now, here's another "a" with macron = line over it: