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Issues with font size...

Q: Issues with font size...

Hi Recently my Benq quot LCD went in for repair under warranty broken back light was with size... Issues font the problem I am told My dear old Mum lent me a spare monitor she had lying around so that I would not suffer terribly from internet withdrawal When I got my monitor back I noticed one or two issues in relation to font size The first was that on certain websites the news one I have internet explorer defaulted to as well as Yahoo mail certain text is overlaid or superimposed on other text In other words on some parts of these sites one hyperlink sits on top of another as if I have the font size set too big and so therefore there is not enough room on the page for all the Issues with font size... hyperlinks to be displayed as they should be in the page menu I have text size set to smaller i e the second smallest of the five available options I also have zoom set to if that is relevant The second thing bugging me is that when I go to retrieve my email from Yahoo the subject headings are way too big I tried googling a few fixes and tried variously - setting the font size to DPI - going to Tools menu gt internet options gt accessibility and checking unchecking combinations of the three formatting options Presently I have the first two options ignore colors specified on webpages and ignore font styles specified on webpages unchecked and the third option ignore font sizes specified on webpages checked - Also and I don t know if this is relevant in Tools gt internet options gt fonts I have language script set to Latin based webpage font set to Times New Roman and Plaintext font set to Courier New As mentioned I have tries different combinations of the afore-mentioned fixes I don t pretend to understand the science of these fixes and so maybe I have overlooked something very obvious Thanks in advance to anyone who can help nbsp

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A: Issues with font size...

It may be that switching between monitors has changed the display
resolution on your monitor.
Might want to check display properties in the control panel and make
sure the resolution is set to the native resolution of the monitor.

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/issues-with-font-size.974623/
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Firefox works fine. Thunderbird has a similar issue - the text in the message body is much too small and can't be adjusted. Tech support disabled the IE add-ons and changed the monitor resolution...it helped for a while but the problem continues. The DPI scale is also set to the largest font.

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A:Computer font and mouse size issues

You might want to try to see if there is some cursor software installed on your computer. To do that, you would go to the control panel, and then programs and features and see if a cursor software program is installed. You would want to uninstall that to get back to your normal cursor state. As far as being small, this could be the resolution. To change this go to:
1. Open Display Settings by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, clicking Personalization, and then clicking Display Settings.

2.Under Resolution, move the slider to the resolution you want, and then click Apply.

If you change your resolution numbers to smaller numbers the screen will get larger, and if you change the resolution to larger numbers the screen gets smaller looking.

If this does not fix your Internet explorer text being small issue, open internet explorer and on your keyboard press ctrl and 0 (zero) at the same time and this should refresh the text to the default size in internet explorer. Hope this has helped

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A:In Windows Live Mail, how do I reset the default font and font size?

Go to tools>options>compose tab.

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Greetings,

Would someone please tell me how to permanently set the font, size of font and font color in MS 2010 Outlook so that I don't have to set it everytime I type an email.




Thanks.

A:How to set font, font size and text color

  
Quote: Originally Posted by C32C3


Greetings,

Would someone please tell me how to permanently set the font, size of font and font color in MS 2010 Outlook so that I don't have to set it everytime I type an email.




Thanks.


I don't use Outlook anymore, so I can't give you step by step instructions..

Have a look at this tutorial :
Change Default Email Font Settings & Theme In Outlook 2010


***Adding : The website opens slowly, please give it a few extra seconds.

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Windows 10.

I am having much fun grappling with my displays. I say grapple because I CANNOT see the text!

I have a laptop, with a display that has up to 2048x resolution and an external monitor that does 1920x. I have tried to keep both set the same resolution so the mouse will easily go back and fort.

If I bump one setting, others seem to change. Like after an update too!

I need a script, to set, then set again, and again, the
display settings,
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Keeping the monitor placement geometry the same would be great for me too.

Oh for a cross reference on Outlook 2013 to the system setting. I keep manipulating the view settings there too.

Probably to get started I could use a "settings display" script.

Help, please
d
 

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Hello

I'm not sure what has happened but I went to create a system restore point earlier today only to find that the box where you type the description has shrunk down to an unreadable size as you can see below

Other programs don't seem to be affected, ie when naming/renaming files or installing programs into custom locations font size is normal. I don't know if it is only system restore that has this problem but it's the only program i've come across that is suffering.

Any ideas what has gone wrong or more importantly how to resize the type box so I can at least see what i'm typing?

Running win XP pro/SP3

Any help gratefully received

dimfja
 

A:Font size has shrunk to unreadable size

rIGHT CLICK ON A OPEN SPACE ON YOUR WIndows screen> click properties> apperance> font size
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/font-size-has-shrunk-to-unreadable-size.830206/
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A:Hard drive cluster size issues? Size on HDD over twice the actual size

For the a sector size of 4k to double your disk utilization you'd have to have a really tiny average file size. From your numbers shown the average size if I calculate it correct is 132kb (unless you have 1 massive file and 17,711 tiny ones) so a 4k size will make no difference.

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A:Font size and Pop Up boz size too big or too small - Please help

Hi Muneeb and welcome to TSF !

You could give system restore a try : start => all programs => accessories => system tools => system restore. Select a date in bold prior to when the problem began. You won't lose any personal data but you may need to reinstall any program or update you've installed since then.

Else the system file checker can restore your system fonts. You'll need an XP install CD with service pack 2 (XP Home SP2 or XP Pro SP2 depending on the version you have installed). If your current CD hasn't got service pack 2 then you need to create a slipstreamed CD with SP2. Use one of these guides and report once you have an XP SP2 install CD :
http://www.winsupersite.com/showcase...slipstream.asp
http://www.helpwithwindows.com/Windo...p2-bootcd.html

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A:Font size

if you are talking about on your desktop, right click on the desktop pick properties, settings, advanced, you can change it there.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/font-size-277256.html
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A:HELP! XP Font Size

heeaar05, You should have set a System Restore point like the instructions stated before you made the change. You could try the reg file fix line 249 (left column) "Set Default XP Font Back to Tahoma" at the link below. Save the REG File to your hard disk. Double click it and answer yes to the import prompt.

http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm

Can't guarantee that it will fix your problem so it's your call.

Tufenuf
 

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A:Font Size

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A:ie font size

Right click anywhere on your desktop. Click properties. Select the "Appearance" tab. Font size options appear!!!

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A:Font size

Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Fonts\Font settings see if clicking restore to default will work.

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A:Font Size

To change the font sizes in Outlook Express, you make the changes in Internet Explorer

If the font is too large or too small, change the text size in Internet Explorer by clicking View | Text Size | select larger or smaller as required, and then try printing again.

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A:Font Size

In OE go to Tools > Options > Compose tab and click the Font settings button.

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A:Font size

jasondunn said:

I went in and changed the font size for my computer and now its to big and i can not get it smaller I tried to go back into display under settings but the box is two big for me to change it and it wont let me move the box up and down how can I get the font back to its original sizeClick to expand...
 

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A:Font size

IE doesn't have this feature. The only solution is to change you screen resolution (lower pixels). Negative of this is everything is larger and more stuff goes off the page.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f56/font-size-497993.html
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A:Font Size......

You don't tell us what operating system you are using.
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A:Font Size

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A:font size

What is the screen resolution? Display properties ,settings?
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A:font size

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foxfire
 

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A:font size

Welcome to TSG!!
I found the following information here.


How do I change fonts?
You can change the type and size of the font used for the messages in chat. You'll find these settings under the "Preferences" button above the chat message line.
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A:Font size?

Hello there,

A few questions for you.

1) When you were adjusting printer settings, what were you printing? Something on a website?

2) What browser do you use?

3) Do you have this problem on all browsers are just one?

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A:Font size.

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A:Font Size

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A:Font Size

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A:Font Size

Hi, darrinlane, and welcome back!

Let's start at the beginning and work our way forward. Follow the instructions below. In the meantime, I will move your thread to HJT Help, so the Analysts will find it faster.

Please download Ad-aware SE and install it if you don't have it already. Make sure it's the newest version and check for any updates before running it. Also go here to get the plug-in for fixing VX2 variants. To run this tool, go into Ad-aware->Add-ons and select VX2 Cleaner. Then click Run Tool and OK to start it. If it's clean, it will say Status System Clean. Otherwise, you will have to click on the Clean button to remove the VX2 infection. Also make sure to customize the settings in Ad-aware for better scan results. Run the scan and fix everything that it finds.

Download CWShredder and run it. Click on 'I Agree' button if you agree with it. Click on 'Fix' (it will automatically fix anything it finds for you) and OK. If it asks if you want to delete a certain random file, choose No and post that filename here. Let it finish the scan and then hit Next and Exit.

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1. If it gives you an intro screen, just choose 'Do a system scan and save a logfile'.
2. If you don't get the intro screen, just hit Scan and then click on Save log.
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http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f284/font-size-49274.html
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A:Font Size

Hi,

What size screen did you upgrade to, the bigger screen can make thing look different. Also, what resolution are you running at? If it is different than the last resolution that you had on your other monitor then everything will look different. For a rule the higher the resolution the smaller the icons, and the lower the resolution the the larger the icons, toolbars, etc.

Cheers!

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A:FONT CHANGES SIZE

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/font-changes-size.1154909/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/font-size.185747/
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A:Font size

Have you tried changing the default font settings?
 
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/outlook-help/change-the-default-font-or-text-color-for-e-mail-messages-HA010239585.aspx

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/544828/font-size/
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A:font size

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hello ,

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A:Chrome font size

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Tews


Ive been messing around with Google Chrome 4.0 and I am really impressed with its speed and overall performance, however the inability to set the font size is preventing me from making the switch permanent. I have heard that this is a problem with Webkit, however I find it hard to believe that such a basic option can not be included in a browser... Has anyone found a way to do this in Chrome 4.0??

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A:Small font size

This may help

DPI Display Size Settings - Change

In addition.

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http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/96224-small-font-size.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/outlook-font-size.102927/
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Can I bump? If so ...

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/223386/font-size-issue/
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A:changing font size

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/changing-font-size.223131/
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A:adjusting font size

Quote:





Originally Posted by dcb


I have vista now and on some of the web pages the text is verry small allmost unreadable.
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Thanks Dave





Good morning dcb. . .

Welcome to the Tech Support forum - Vista!

I would suggest that you first check the Device Manager and look for any yellow or red signs indicative of a driver issue.

Also check the display settings and related functions such as the resolution and flicker rate. I have enclosed a screen shot with instructions to get to the Display Settings screen.

I don't have anything else for you at this time; however, should I come across and applicable information, I will certainly pass it on.

One question, though, you said that SOME web pages are smaller? Not all?

If you have any additional questions or concerns regarding Vista, please start a new thread for new subject matter.

Regards. . .

JCGriff2

.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/adjusting-font-size-225297.html
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http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f56/ie-7-font-size-problems-324298.html
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A:Need bigger Font size!

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/need-bigger-font-size.554832/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/font-size-changing.956299/
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A:default font size

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http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/default-font-size-63850.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/font-size-of-ie-in-vista-how-to-set.611228/
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A:Adjust Font Size

Here you go: Fonts - Change

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A:cmd font size too small

  
Quote: Originally Posted by gigimasinuta


Attachment 34287

my resolution is 1680 x 1050
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http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/34347-cmd-font-size-too-small.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/photoshop-cs-font-size.220961/
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http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/increasing-size-of-font-on-xp-512322.html
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A:Trying to set font size to 150% for all users

Welcome to Seven Forums 1911geoff. You can set it via a registry change, or group policy. Use Option Two in this tutorial:

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A Guy

http://www.sevenforums.com/customization/338981-trying-set-font-size-150-all-users.html
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And how are you trying to change the font?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/change-font-size.527687/
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http://www.sevenforums.com/customization/37538-decreasing-font-size.html
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instead of another post, it seemed quicker to reply to myself with another key example. When I am in Internet explorer, the font size is fine or almost too large. When I go to the same website on Google Chrome, it is too small, almost unreadable. . . . so I don't use Google Chrome, but I sense there is a simply font enlargement keystroke function I should learn.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/basic-font-size.1065466/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/web-page-font-size.352978/
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A:Solved: IE Font Size?

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-ie-font-size.375554/
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A:Need Different Font Size For Different Users Of Xp

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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/169664/need-different-font-size-for-different-users-of-xp/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/font-size-in-webpages.161163/
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My wife s Vostro laptop Backspace Font Size! Key Changes What?! running Windows XP using both Explorer and Mozilla started doing this weird Backspace Key Changes Font Size! What?! thing a month ago When she s in her profile on the laptop in her Verizon account writing email every time she hits the backspace key instead of backspacing it changes the point size of all new text to Once it s changed to she can backspace normally until she fixes the text and changes it all back to then the backspace problems happens all over again Here s the really weird part When I use her laptop using my own profile accessing my own Verizon email account this doesn t happen WHAT is going on We ve called Verizon tech support twice and they had no advice whatsoever Is this a virus Some weird shortcut that she accidentally created I ve researched this online and fiddle around with her laptop for hours and I m no closer to fixing it I ve read a lot of forum entries about weird backspace key problems but nothing like this She uses backspace A LOT by the way I am reluctant to mess with a system restore for fear of losing the files on her hard drive Thanks nbsp

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I have a problem with IE9 font size.


Now, some pages show in IE9 with too small font size, although the zoom level is 100 % in IE9. Some pages work OK (for example, this forum). I am on IE9 RTM on Windows 7 SP1. Here is an example of the too small font size:



I think that I fiddled with mouse scroll to cause something to go wrong. However, this is a Microsoft mouse, and there are no zoom option in mouse settings and other programs are not affected.

Any idea how to get the default font size back?

A:IE9 font size problem

You could try resetting all IE settings to default:

Tools >> Internet Options >> Click the Advanced tab
Click the Reset button.
Restart IE9

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f56/ie9-font-size-problem-561153.html
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Hello. I have forgotten. Can someone tell me what 2keys I press to increase the
font size on a web page?

I accidently decreased a week or to ago..and funny..the web sites I go to don't
change back. Almost like some kind of preference I 'accidently' indicated.

Thanks
G

A:Font size on Web pages

Ctrl+Scroll wheel up to zoom in
Ctrl+Scroll wheel down to zoom out

http://www.techist.com/forums/f50/font-size-web-pages-277370/