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Old 07-14-2001, 06:45 PM   #1
Infamous Tim
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Really small and pixelated fonts


I feel kind of dumb asking this question, but I'm wondering why these fonts are soooo friggin small. I'm sitting here in netscape and I almost need a microscope to read some of this text.
First of all, my screen size is 1024x768, I'm using Red Hat 7.1, Gnome with the Seawolf window manager. I changed the size of the fonts in the window manager, so I can actually read the titles n all that, and I also changed the default size in Netscape to 16 pt font. That worked on SOME type, but like in this forum it's still waaaayyyyyy to small to read. What am I doin wrong?

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Old 07-14-2001, 09:22 PM   #2
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this is a common problem with netscape, here's a couple of links on how to get better fonts.

http://www.linuxnewbie.org/nhf/intel.../webfonts.html

www.mandrakeuser.org/docs/connect/cbrowse2.html
 
  


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