Windows and the Line Drawing character set

The Windows version uses line drawing graphics characters to draw boxplots and similar semi-graphic displays. This implies currently a number of limitations, that sometimes produce unwanted results.

This character set is only supported by a few fonts that are normally available under Windows, namely Terminal and if there MS Line Draw. If you select a different font you will see strange things appear on the screen. The same might happen if you import the EDA output to a wordprocessor or other software, that is not (old fashionned) DOS based.

There are several solutions to this: