Clearing WPFFontCache in case some menus arent working, etc in Windows

  • Start > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services (or type “services.msc” from the run command box).
  • Stop the “Windows Presentation Foundation Font Cache 3.0.0.0 or 4.0.0.0” service.
  • Delete the cache file: “FontCache3.0.0.0.dat from:
    • WinXP: “C:\Documents and Settings\USER\LocalService\Local
      Settings\Application Data”
    • Vista/Win7: “C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local”
  • Restart the service, or the machine if needed
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