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How can I use Cyrillic characters in Word?

Click the language indicator on the taskbar (towards the bottom-left of the screen, probably marked 'ENGLISH (UNITED KINGDOM)'), and choose Russian to set the keyboard and fonts to Cyrillic. Most of the truetype fonts available will work in Cyrillic.

Cyrillic keymaps are available at:

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Created by Jason Bailey on 27 July 2001 and last updated by Adrian Chorlton on 1 August 2016