IPE: src\CodePages.cpp, 143 when FineReader 14 is started

After Windows 10 updates are installed the following error appears when FineReader 14 is started: 

Internal program error: src\CodePages.cpp, 143.

In order to fix the issue, follow the steps below:

  1. Go to Control Panel > Clock, Language and Region > Region
    (or run control intl.cpl command).
  2. Select Administrative tab.
  3. Click Change system locale...
  4. Disable Use Unicode UTF-8 for Worldwide language support option.
    Note: This option is available not in all Windows builds.
  5. Click OK.
  6. Restart Windows.
  7. Launch FineReader 14.

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    Hi, I do need this option enabled. Any solution in sight ? Thanks, Fernando (Fine Reader 12 Prof)


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