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Author Topic: [SOLVED] FONTS: too small!!!  (Read 3972 times)
curchunflo
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« on: May 10, 2007, 09:36:45 pm »

Hi everyone, i´m using vl 5.1. I´m having problems with the size of the fonts in firefox. In 90% sites i can see a regular size (from 10 to 12) but in this particulary: www.losandes.com.ar the fonts are like 5! and that is too small for reading from the screen!!! (in window$ the fonts size are all the same, doesnt matter what site are you looking at). At first i thougth it was the screen resolution so i changed from 1024 x768 to 800x600 but the problem is still there... can anyone tellme how can i do to get bigger fonts on Firefox??? thankyou!!!

curchunflo
ps. i also would like to know why the pages like hotmail.com look to different with dillo ... 
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« Reply #1 on: May 10, 2007, 09:45:30 pm »

Setting font size on demand is really easy.

Hit Ctrl-+ (plus) or Ctrl-- (minus) on any page. It will scale larger or smaller accordingly.

You can go back to 1024x768 now. 800x600...bleh...

Dillo doesn't render Hotmail the same way because it supports a limited subset of features common on webpages today. (I recommend Gmail anyway: ask me for an invite.)
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« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2007, 09:08:58 am »

hanumizzle, thank you very much! But, there is some way to congure a default size Huh?

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« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2007, 11:38:06 am »

hanumizzle, thank you very much! But, there is some way to congure a default size Huh?

curchunflo

Yes. Edit -> Preferences -> Content
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« Reply #4 on: May 12, 2007, 03:02:53 am »

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Hit Ctrl-+ (plus) or Ctrl-- (minus) on any page. It will scale larger or smaller accordingly.
I didn't know that one...  I use Ctrl and mousewheel up or down instead.
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« Reply #5 on: May 15, 2007, 03:43:03 pm »

Well... i tought that was solved.... but the problem its still there!!! Its only with that page (www.losandes.com.ar), i changed the font size from edit-preferences-fonts in firefox but it changed all fonts except that site... In window$ the font is normal, but in VL the size its too small, like 5 pt, the ctrl+ (+) works but i need to set a bigger size by default (there is a lot of people using that machine, and that site its really necesary, VL is installed on a machine in a radiostation, and that site its a newspaper, the people use it for working... and i like to find the way to eliminate window$ from that radio, i want that ALL persons in the radio can use VL, but its a big problem if they cant read the newspaper...). I´ll be very thankfull if somebody can giveme a hand with this problem,

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« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2007, 07:36:33 pm »

Go into the 'Advanced' dialogue next to Default font and un-check 'Allow pages to choose their own fonts, instead of my selections above'.
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« Reply #7 on: May 18, 2007, 02:57:12 pm »

hanumizzle: thank you very much... ITS SOLVED!
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