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Microsoft Updates Core System Fonts To Fix Blurred Fonts Issues

Q: Microsoft Updates Core System Fonts To Fix Blurred Fonts Issues

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Internet Explorer and Firefox users have criticized the font rendering under recent versions of Windows in the past. Some Firefox users for instance began to notice a difference after the Firefox 4 installation or upgrade. Internet Explorer users after the Internet Explorer 9 installation. Add-ons, extensions and tweaks were discovered that resolved the issues on most systems. Firefox users could for instance install the Anti-Aliasing Tuner to improve the font rendering in their browser, Internet Explorer users a dll wrapper.


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A: Microsoft Updates Core System Fonts To Fix Blurred Fonts Issues

That update KB2545698 was released on 6/28/2011 as a recommended update through Windows Update.

Jim

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Maa'm/Sir

A very uncomfortable situation has occured in my PC, and I don't know what to do, I am trying to describe the problem but really am not able to find the correct words.

When I try to use Irfan View or similar Iamge vieing Software even PaintBrush, after using the software [i.e., editing, formatiing image(s)], suddenly my the Words in Menu Bar, in Start Menu, or in Icons getts BLURRED, and nothing is clear while the image is fine, I finally have to shut down the PC and again restart it. This solves the problem, but I really need a permanent solution.

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A:Emergency --Screen Fonts getting BLURRED

Sounds like it might be a heat issue. It's that or a virus or other nasty.
First thing, create a restore point,
start/programs/accessories/system tools/system restore
back up all files that you can't live without. Address book, favorites, etc.
Can you give us your system specs. Operating system, ram, CPU, etc.
While your doing that download and run Spybot. That'll look for spyware and such.
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Download Hijack this.
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As to the heat like symptoms check your case fans be sure you don't have excess dust in the PC or around the vents/fans. Try running it for a while with the side of the case off and a fan pointed into it.
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A:Title fonts in all web browsers viewing as open face fonts error

Hi,

Have you added/installed any fonts?
If you have try removing them and see if the issue goes away, i had this issue a while a go and it was a font i had installed.

c:\windows\fonts

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Hello AnonymousUsar,

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A:Fonts folder error after installing new fonts

can you not open the fonts file in file manager rather than in explorer? or jus search for the fonts you added last and then remove them that way??

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A:Need help restoring default fonts after installing new fonts

Try this:
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A:ControlPanel\Fonts and notepad\fonts hanging

  
Quote: Originally Posted by maskedferret


I see other threads regarding the symptom of hanging while going into Control Panel -> Fonts, however they seem unresolved. I noticed this problem after troubleshooting Notepad hanging while going to fonts. I am running Windows Home Premium x64 on a C2D MacBook Pro (via BootCamp). My observations and troubleshooting are below. If anyone has any ideas on how to fix this, they would be greatly appreciated!

I do not get these symptoms under a newly created user account, however; I am not willing to take the solution of just using a newly created account as the only option. I am thinking there might be something in the HKCU key that might be broken.

Observations:
Format -> font... in Notepad is causing the application to hang, resulting in a jump in memory usage (anywhere between 60-150 MB), and pegs the CPU usage to 50% on each core. Prodding around, I notice Word sometimes hangs like Notepad when accessing the fonts drop-down bar. Wordpad doesn't seem to have this problem.

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Troubleshooting:
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A:Microsoft Word XP freezes after changing fonts

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A:Microsoft Word, how to delete unwanted fonts?

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A:Adding new Fonts to MICROSOFT WORD 2013

You need to add the fonts to Windows 8 and MS-Word should see them as available for use the next time you start MS-Word. Here is a link to information on the Microsoft web site on how to add fonts for Windows 7 and 8:
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/adding-new-fonts-to-microsoft-word-2013.1106989/
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A:Replacing entire fonts folder with saved fonts folder.

If you locate the icon for Windows Explorer, right-click, then choose 'Run as Administrator', you should be able to copy fonts into the Fonts folder.
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A:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts

Messing with the registry is never a good idea. It could ruin the computer.

I would restore the registry and I can help fix your font folder.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/hkey_local_machine-software-microsoft-windows-nt-currentversion-fonts-685108.html
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A:SAO theme caused annoying issues with my fonts

Hello Technosauce and Welcome to PCHF

Now you know why installing themes with poor support/documentation is best avoided.

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A:System Fonts

Hi,

just noticed the 3.1. don't know that one but i'll leave this here cause you will like Font Loader if you use fonts a lot.

Copy&Paste Old Fonts to a disk. Install from disk to new computer in the standard way. (*Start-*Settings-*Control Panel-*Fonts-*File-*Install New Fonts.)

Here's a nice little font installer: (right click font(s) file and the font(s) is installed!) Simple and Free Program.
http://www.moonsoftware.com/ ("Font Loader" is the name.)

ebot[:-]

[This message has been edited by ebot (edited 12-28-2000).]
 

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A:Fonts, Fonts, deleting

Check this TSG thread
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/fonts-fonts-deleting.125348/
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Enabling Custom Themes - Windows 7
Or
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A:Protected system fonts

Hello Terry,

Have you already tried deleting them using the method below?

Fonts - Delete

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/39842-protected-system-fonts.html
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A:How To Change System Fonts ??

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http://www.eightforums.com/customization/19156-how-change-system-fonts.html
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A:Help reloading win 8 system fonts

I think you can just double click on each font to install it, but not sure.

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Even better would be to run these in sequence:

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A:"Protected System Fonts"

You can delete unwanted fonts from the registry.
 
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/619607/protected-system-fonts/
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A:Changing System Fonts win 7?

Hi,

Try this :

Fonts - Change

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A:Illustrator CS4 and Protected System Fonts

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A:Fonts messed up after every system restart

Can you provide a link to this fix about a messed up Arial font?

All I find are for a Apple machine
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/fonts-messed-up-after-every-system-restart.845853/
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A:HUGE System Fonts and buttons

It seems that some fonts are causing the problem and not at all.

When you formatted your PC, did you wipe out everything? Or just did a Repair install?

Also, when did you notice this? Was it after SP3?

Here's a few suggestions I found too. .
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http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/huge-system-fonts-and-buttons-301803.html
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A:System fonts corrupted after restore

Try running System File Checker (SFC) from the Recovery Console

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A:CMOS reset system default fonts?

Clearing the CMOS just resets all bios settings to default. It shouldn't have messed up your fonts =/

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/180342/cmos-reset-system-default-fonts/
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A:Removing Unwanted Fonts to speed up the system

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Welcome to 7 Forums.

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http://www.pbase.com/image/29253230/original

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http://www.pbase.com/image/29317274/original

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A:Problem with system fonts after installing a program

well?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problem-with-system-fonts-after-installing-a-program.231951/
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A:How to delete unwanted 'potected system fonts' Win 8.1

You can actually delete the unwanted fonts in: C:\windows\fonts folder. However, the proper way is:
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http://www.eightforums.com/software-apps/53239-how-delete-unwanted-potected-system-fonts-win-8-1-a.html
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A:System fonts too small after reverting back to default font size

Welcome to Seven Forum.
Right click on "Screen resolution" & there you should see "make text or other items larger or smaller" click on that & that will open a window where you can adjust the size. Try different settings to see which one suits you.

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A:Firewall and Audio mixer automatically disabled + minor display issues (black icons - unusual fonts))

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A:Cannot delete surplus fonts: "protected system font"

Hello Dogmatix,

Yes, you can still hide system fonts if you like. It's the same way used in Windows 7 below.

Fonts - Show and Hide - Windows 7 Forums

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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A:"Protected System Fonts"

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Look in the option box(upper right hand corner) should show text size.
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buckyrob said:


I have a Windows Vista Pc. Everytime I open a document I get the following screen. "There are more than 500 fonts in the system. Reduce the number of fonts or the display may be incorrect" HOW DO I REDUCE THE FONTS CORRECTLY?Click to expand...

Start>Control panel>Fonts You can delete ones you will never use or just start a new folder and drag and drop the ones you don't need or want into that new folder..
 

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