I changed the layout as suggested to 96 but this did not change the font sizes back to normal. Any ideas what to do now?
Fonts are too large on layout of firefox page. Did as requested and changed layout css dpi to 96 but this did not affect font size at all. What do I do next to get it back to normal - wait for another upgrade to change the mistakes of this one?
== I changed to latest update
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- Default Plug-in
- Google Update
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- iTunes Detector Plug-in
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- User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-GB; rv:184.108.40.206) Gecko/20100625 Firefox/3.6.6
To restore Firefox to a normal size:
1. In the Location bar, type about:config and press EnterReturn.
* The about:config "This might void your warranty!" warning page may appear. Click I'll be careful, I promise!, to continue to the about:config page.
2. Type layout.css.dpi into the Filter.
3. If the layout.css.dpi preference is shown:
1. Double-click on it to edit it.
2. Enter a value of 96 and press OK.
If the layout.css.dpi preference is not shown
1. Right-clickHold down the Ctrl key while you click anywhere in the grid, select New, then select Integer from the context menu.
2. In the Enter the preference name prompt, type layout.css.dpi and click OK.
3. Next enter the value 96.
4. Click OK.
5. From the menu at the top of the Firefox windowbar, select FileFirefox and then select the ExitQuit FirefoxQuit menu item.
Firefox will be sized normally after you restart it.
Try smaller (24) or larger values for the pref layout.css.dpi to see if that has the wanted effect.
I have changed the number in the layout.css.dpi to a variety of others as suggested but none of this has made any difference to the overall font size of the browser layout. Can you not do another up grade to rectify the faults of this one. You're getting to be like Microsoft now!!!!!!!
What are the DPI settings in Windows? Did you make any changes there? Control Panel > Display: Settings > Advanced > General : DPI
Thank you for your help. Turned out it was a windows problem. DPI was 125% and returned it to 100%. I then returned to layout and put that back to 96. All now seems to be well. Apologies Firefox, you@re not like microsoft.