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just testing something

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AugustRose Mon 24-Mar-14 17:37:49

My characters like ! and � weren't working so I'm just testing them now.

AugustRose Mon 24-Mar-14 17:38:21

Nope let's try again � -

AugustRose Mon 24-Mar-14 17:39:02

and again �

AugustRose Mon 24-Mar-14 17:48:49

and again �

AugustRose Mon 24-Mar-14 18:01:30

once more �

NymodigFruOla Mon 24-Mar-14 18:48:54

So, �500

NymodigFruOla Mon 24-Mar-14 18:49:51

� = the Pound Sterling sign

This has been going on for ages. There are some other threads on Site Stuff about it, I'll try to find the latest one!

NymodigFruOla Mon 24-Mar-14 18:54:25

The odd thing, is that I MN from a PC (iMac) using Firefox.

AugustRose Mon 24-Mar-14 19:27:38

Thanks for that, I MN from a PC using IE9 so it definitely not just the app.

KateSMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 25-Mar-14 10:49:08

Ooh blimey. We knew that emoticons were weird on the app, but didn't know it was happening on PCs.

smile grin bear wine

KateSMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 25-Mar-14 10:51:48

^ That was me testing, not being smug.

Which emoticon were you guys trying to do?

KateSMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 25-Mar-14 10:53:01

Gahh, sorry. RTFT Kate! You're talking about characters not emoticons blush

! £ ?

AugustRose Tue 25-Mar-14 13:49:11

� is the pound sign

GoldieBear Tue 25-Mar-14 14:23:27


GoldieBear Tue 25-Mar-14 14:25:30

That was a pound sign from iPhone app.

I have trouble when reading any sort of numbers/pound signs/apostrophe

KateSMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 25-Mar-14 15:44:32

Curiouser and curiouser. Is anyone else having trouble posting a pound sign and NOT using the app?

£ £ £

Beanymonster Tue 25-Mar-14 15:47:45


On mobile site..

NymodigFruOla Tue 25-Mar-14 16:02:09

Yes, Kate. I've posted about this before (on the previous thread, which I linked to, above)

I MN from a desktop iMac, using Firefox.

This is my

� = Pounds Sterling

magimedi Tue 25-Mar-14 16:18:19


Ancient destktop, windows XP, with most up to date firefox.

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