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Old 06-04-2013, 01:46 PM   #1
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How can I improve the fonts in Arch linux


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The fonts on my firefox browser looks like Ariel type and they're appeared non-aliased fonts i.e jaggy. Other distros like Mint have sharper looking fonts, Can I get better looking fonts with arch?
 
Old 06-04-2013, 01:55 PM   #2
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To change font in firefox it will be under either Preferences>>Options>>Content or Tools>>Options>>Content
 
Old 06-04-2013, 02:14 PM   #3
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It was Edit/Preferences and Content. The default was Serif. I changed it to Times and it improved a bit. Thanks EDDY
 
Old 06-04-2013, 02:15 PM   #4
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You're welcome.
 
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A lot of things are using , or want to use, the microsoft fonts
if you have not installed them you might want tto
see the Arch wiki page
https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/MS_Fonts
and
https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Fonts
 
Old 06-04-2013, 07:19 PM   #6
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Thanks John W. I am a bit leary of AUR repos. I will see what fonts are available from the arch repos instead.
 
  


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