On Confluence Cloud, Japanese characters on MS Office Word docs are displayed as square characters when thumbnail view and expand view are used. However, MS Office Word macro renders those characters correctly.
- Confluence Cloud
- Attach japanese.docx to a page on Confluence Cloud
Japanese characters are rendered correctly
Japanese characters are displayed as square characters
- Those characters are displayed as square characters when thumbnail view and expand view are used, however they are displayed correctly when MS Office Word macro is used
- On Confluence Server (not Cloud), the problem does not happen if Japanese font files are installed on OS and JVM as instructed in Non-ASCII Characters display as Square Characters in Confluence
Please use MS Word macro instead