Not sure if this is a Windows issue, a Word issue or an Acrobat issue, so I hope I am on the right board.
At work I use Windows NT 4, Word 97 and Adobe Acrobat 5. All was well until I recently changed my workstation. Now when I use Acrobat to create a PDF file from a Word document, some characters come out wrong in some fonts. For instance in both Palatino and Helvetica, the – character (en dash) appears OK in the Word document but appears as