[xubuntu-users] thunderbird fonts

Norman Silverstone norman at littletank.org
Tue Jun 5 06:11:51 UTC 2012

On 04/06/12 21:57, Jim Byrnes wrote:
> On 06/04/2012 03:16 PM, Norman Silverstone wrote:
>> I would like to be able to change the size of the font used when I am
>> composing a message but have had no success. The characters are so small
>> I have great difficulty in reading them. Could someone please point me
>> in the right direction to solve this problem. Thank you.
>> Norman
> It depends on how you are writing.
> plain text is: edit-->preferences-->display-->formatting-->fonts
> html is: edit-->preferences-->compostion-->general-->html
> I think there are advanced options for both of them.
> Regards, Jim

Jim, thanks, I was brought up to believe that emails should be in plain 
text especially when corresponding with user groups so I followed the 
path you gave for plain text. In fact I had already tried this but every 
setting I made made no difference. Is it possible that, although the 
various fonts are listed, they may not be installed?


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