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

Tim Lynch tjl3 at cornell.edu
Fri Sep 17 15:18:33 EDT 2004

I see the same thing with WinXP and IE 6.028, i.e., text doesn't scale.  My 
IE is, AFAIK, vanilla.
Mozilla works as expected.

- lynch

At 02:17 PM 9/16/2004 +0100, you wrote:
>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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