keyboard layout not working in kde applications

Erik Ohls eohls at
Mon Aug 28 18:48:18 BST 2006

måndag 28 augusti 2006 19:04 skrev Marco:
> Following I type some Umlauts. I only see two boxes per character. Please
> tell me what you see:
> öäüßÖÄÜ
> Regards,
> Marco

If I let KMail pick the encoding automatically I just see boxes. Likewise if I 
manually choose utf-8. If I, however, choose iso-8859-1, iso-8859-15 or 
windows-1252 your diacritical characters show up perfectly.

Perhaps changing the character encoding in KMail might help. (Settings 
>Configure KMail >Appearance >Message Window)


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