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label is truncated on one computer, but not another

Posted on 2011-09-09
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We have two different computers. Both are running windows 7 with Office 2010.  
We have a form with a label on it using Calibri font 14 bold.  On one machine the entire text displays and on the other machine the last letter is cut off.  This is in both form view and design view. Both computers are using a screen resolution of 1440 X 900.

What else would cause a difference between the rendering of the form on these two computers?
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Question by:BradleyCleveland
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Rey Obrero earned 500 total points
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are the graphics/ video, monitor the same for both computers?
are the screen setting the same, clear text...
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by:peter57r
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Must different hardware or different video drivers.
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by:Jeffrey Coachman
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In general I am with the previous experts...

Try simply making the label bigger until it displays correctly on all machines.
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clear text percentage size was 100% on one machine and 125% on the other
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