My friend shared with me a Google document. This document includes some Greek symbols like tao, lambda, omega, sigma, etc. But I can't see these symbols! I also tried to search symbols by the menu Insert -> Special characters and this is what I see:

G docs symbols

UPDATE: How can I show these symbols?

  • The question is: why I can't see symbols? and what can I do to see them? – Alberto Jun 21 '12 at 13:45
  • What operating system and browser are you using? – William Jackson Jun 21 '12 at 14:41
  • Windows Seven 32bit and the latest Google Chrome – Alberto Jun 21 '12 at 15:42
  • @tyranitar, which font is being used? It looks like the font were damaged somehow. – Jukka K. Korpela Jun 21 '12 at 21:02
  • The font I'm currently using is Arial, but the problem persists with all fonts! I have this problem using both my computers with latest Chrome. My desktop pc is Windows 7 64bit and the notebook is Windows 7 32bit – Alberto Jun 22 '12 at 16:37

insert, special characters, other European scripts, Greek. Choose Greek from the drop-down menu to the right side of the "European Scripts" box. It should show up. If you can see Greek when browsing Wikipedia you should be able to see it in Google Docs.

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