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Internet Explorer

Posted on 2002-05-08
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Last Modified: 2013-12-28
I have fonts problem when i  am  using  IE 5.50 .
While accesing the  most  of the  sites ( not  all)
fonts size  increase by default  but   while using some
sites  like  msn.com  they are  ok.  i have tried fixing
the  problem by using the internet options but  that  does not  fix the  problem. Please   let me know if  there
is  something that can  be  done  for the  same.Thank  you
Question by:vikrantpatil
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pleasenospam earned 300 total points
ID: 6998027
Upgrade to IE version 6
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Expert Comment

ID: 6998054
Well just to clarify have you done this.

Control Panel > Internet Options near the bottom right of the window under the "General" tab is a button labled "Accessiblity". After clicking that are the "Ignore Font styles..." and "Ignore Font sizes..." checked.

The Crazy One
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ID: 6998528
Have you tried a Repair on IE5.5?  Start-Settings-Control Panel-Add/Remove-IE5.5-Repair
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ID: 7002176
try locating a log file for instalation of ur ie and find the words failed .u will know wether the fonts have been loaded coreectly while installing if the fonts have failed then try repair or install again
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ID: 7002333
satish, welcome aboard.  Please read the suggestions below about comments versus answers.  This may be correct, but it is far from being the only 110% correct answer.  Please post comments in the future since they leave the question open for others and can be accepted as the correct answer if so desired.

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Expert Comment

ID: 7009881
I suggested upgrading to IE 6 because there is a very good chance that will solve the problem
without further digging into the details.
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Expert Comment

ID: 7009972
Repair on IE5.5, Upgrade to IE6.  We'll never know because the question has been abandoned.

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ID: 7073998
vikrantpatil logged in 5/30 and chose not to manage this question, so does a point split between pleasenospam and slink9 sound right so I can close this?
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ID: 7074079
Sounds okay to me.

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ID: 7074194
Points split and CrazyOne added, given the content of the question and input/timing:

Points for slink9 -> http://www.experts-exchange.com/jsp/qShow.jsp?qid=20311014
Points for CrazyOne -> http://www.experts-exchange.com/jsp/qShow.jsp?qid=20311016

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