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FM2017: straight single quotes are not recognized

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Aug 22, 2017

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Running FM 2017 Release Version 14.0.2.425 on a Win7 Pro (Svc Pack 1 Build 7601) HP Z420 Workstation w/ Intel Xeon CPU (desktop PC), I'm finding it impossible to get straight single quotes to display correctly in my FM document, even though the Format>Document>Text Options>Smart Quotes checkbox is not enabled. Double quotation marks appear perfectly fine as expected, but single quotation marks always appear as single closing "smart" quotation marks. Any suggestions? Thank You!

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Try doing a CTRL+' (control key and single quote key together)

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FM2017: straight single quotes are not recognized

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Running FM 2017 Release Version 14.0.2.425 on a Win7 Pro (Svc Pack 1 Build 7601) HP Z420 Workstation w/ Intel Xeon CPU (desktop PC), I'm finding it impossible to get straight single quotes to display correctly in my FM document, even though the Format>Document>Text Options>Smart Quotes checkbox is not enabled. Double quotation marks appear perfectly fine as expected, but single quotation marks always appear as single closing "smart" quotation marks. Any suggestions? Thank You!

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Correct answer by Jeff_Coatsworth | Adobe Community Professional

Try doing a CTRL+' (control key and single quote key together)

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Applied all the patches? Tried another font? Tested by inserting the Unicode equivalent? Just tossing ideas out ;>)

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Jeff,

Yes to all your suggestions, but no change in the resulting output. Thanks.

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Ok, I see the same thing happening in FM12 too - you're trying to get U+0027 ?

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Try doing a CTRL+' (control key and single quote key together)

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Jeff,

Perfect! Thank You!

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