Symbols appear as rectangles in Mapper in MapInfo Pro on Windows 8.x and 10.0

products affected: MapInfo Pro™ v. 16.0, 64-bit.

Issue

When using a symbol from one of the last two rows from the MapInfo Miscellaneous font set, the symbol is drawn as a rectangle on screen. 
Workaroun is to Disable Enhanced Rendering in the Mapper.
 

Cause

This is has been raised as a bug within MapInfo Pro™ on Windows 8, 8.1 and 10.
MIPRO-44204

Resolution

UPDATED: December 9, 2019
This issue is resolved in MapInfo Pro™ v. 16.0, 64-bit.