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by darcher-p40
Wed Nov 17, 2010 1:57 pm
Forum: Main Church Website
Topic: Font rendering problems in firefox on new.lds.org
Replies: 13
Views: 3155

Yeah, I was reading about that. Your first link only applies to Vista (and Win7 I presume). From what I read, the default smoothing for XP should be Standard. So I'm still not sure why it was disabled entirely on my machine. And the reason it looked better in IE is that IE7 forward uses ClearType re...
by darcher-p40
Wed Nov 17, 2010 11:54 am
Forum: Main Church Website
Topic: Font rendering problems in firefox on new.lds.org
Replies: 13
Views: 3155

Have you checked your ClearType settings? Those are available on Control Panel > Display > Appearance > Effects, if I remember right. Make sure you are using ClearType to smooth edges of screen fonts. You sir, are a genius. And that's why I love the community knowledge effect of the internet. Chang...
by darcher-p40
Wed Nov 17, 2010 8:09 am
Forum: Main Church Website
Topic: Font rendering problems in firefox on new.lds.org
Replies: 13
Views: 3155

And you don't see any difference between the font as rendered in FF/Chrome vs IE8?
by darcher-p40
Wed Nov 17, 2010 7:24 am
Forum: Main Church Website
Topic: Font rendering problems in firefox on new.lds.org
Replies: 13
Views: 3155

I think it's a firefox in Win XP problem

So I checked the webpages on my home computer which had Firefox 3.6.12 and Windows 7 and the font looked fine. When I came in to work this morning, I updated Firefox to 3.6.12 and checked again and it still looks bad. And I checked that I'm not zoomed in or out and all other settings are the default...
by darcher-p40
Tue Nov 16, 2010 3:17 pm
Forum: Main Church Website
Topic: Font rendering problems in firefox on new.lds.org
Replies: 13
Views: 3155

Font rendering problems in firefox on new.lds.org

When I go to the new.lds.org page in firefox (or the recently posted worldwide leadership training page), the font for the title text (eg "Worldwide Leadership Traning Novermber 2010") as rendered in Firefox 3.6.8 (default settings) on a Windows XP machine looks pretty bad. It looks much b...

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