[ZWeb] Re: [Zopeorg-webmaster] Text does not scale with browser preferences

Chris Withers chris at simplistix.co.uk
Thu Sep 16 09:17:06 EDT 2004

Hi Fred,

(sorry, couldn't resist)

Barry Kelly wrote:

>>Hi Brian,
> Uh... my name is Barry! :)

...and my hands have obviously typed Brian too often for the own good, I 
do apologise :-S

>>What version of which browser are you using, and on what platform?
> IE, 6.0.2900.2180.xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158, on WinXP Pro.
>>What resolution is your screen?
> 1600x1200. I can read the text if I get up really close to the screen, but then each line is very long and it's hard to keep eye position. Painful.
> It's getting quite common these days, though, for web pages to ignore the user text size preference - typically the only things which scale are the bullets in bullet-point lists. MS's ASP.NET QuickStart is guilty too.

Hmm, I've tried zope.org a lot on XP using IE 6 and haven't observed 
this. Anyone else?

Have you tweaked any local settings in IE?



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