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seems like the text displayed has a bit of a blur to its edges.. sorta like antialiasing but not quite.. bothers me. I opened up firefox and the text look nice and sharp.. stupid explorer.. if MS doesn't get a fix, i'm quitting IE.

any way to fix this?
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I think it's the font it defaults to, which is Calibri, the official Vista font. But I love this font and it's in no way blurry for me.

Try playing around in Internet Options > General Tab > Fonts.

Or, alternatively, get glasses. Just kidding.
    
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still using EI? get Firefox!
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It's a " new feature" in IE7 that's supposed to make the text look smooth.
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Yeah, there is. And it does. For me, anyway.
    
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post #6 of 9
Im using IE7 Under both XP and Vista and i get no blurring. Make sure you have smooth font Enabled in Display manager.
post #7 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by Satek View Post
still using EI? get Firefox!
Still using Firefox? get IE!

FF is a resource hog... http://mywebpages.comcast.net/Suppor...efoxMyths.html
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Notice in the URL it says 'Myths'. But yeah, it is kinda a resource hog. FF 2.0 isn't as bad though. IE7 all the way for me.
    
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post #9 of 9
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got it... i disabled the 'clear type' option in the advanced option tab.. it doesn't look blurry, blurry... i'm just not use to it.. i like the crisp sharp font..

I have firefox, but i read it somewhere that there's a memory leak in the program..... and yeah, i just read the link posted above too..
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