Internet Banking - ? Mark in amount fields

  lpl56407 12:20 19 Dec 2003
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Whatever site I visit that has sterling amount fields a ? precedes the amount. Never really bothered about it until today when I tried to transfer some money via my Internet Bank. When I enter the amount - 500.00 it changes to ?500.00 and I get a response of inavlid amount field. Same happens if I delete the ? and try again.
Strange one. Any ideas please?

  madPentium 12:44 19 Dec 2003

what operating system are you using?
Have you checked your language settings in regional settings in control panel?

  lpl56407 13:00 19 Dec 2003

Sorry I should have included OS
I am set ot English (United Kingdom). Using XP. I have Norton Antivirus up to date, as are the Windows Updates.

  madPentium 13:07 19 Dec 2003

if you go into regional settings, customize and then the currency tab, does it show the £ sign?

  lpl56407 13:12 19 Dec 2003

Yes it does.

  lpl56407 18:04 19 Dec 2003

Just checked the 'advanced' tab in Regional and Language Options. Changed 'Language for non-Unicode programs' from English (American) to English (United Kingdom), restarted PC and all now OK.
Thanks MadPentium

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