Chrome users take a look: Font size issue?

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  1. Page42
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    Here's what I mean about font size selection varying between browsers...

    font sizes in chrome.jpg
    font sizes in IE.jpg
  2. LowWaterMark
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    Re: Font sizes

    The code is the same on our end, so, I think it might be Chrome rendering the sizes incorrectly. Do you see size differences in posts for 1, 2 and 3 size text? Try making a reply using different sizes and see if they render okay, or, if all the smaller ones appear the same size.
  3. Page42
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    Re: Font sizes

    This is with different sizes...

    Size 1

    Size 2

    Size 3
  4. LowWaterMark
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    Re: Font sizes

    And in Chrome, those three lines all appear in the different sizes okay for you? Or are they all the same size, like in the drop down menu?
  5. Page42
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    Re: Font sizes

    Here is how it looks for me in Chrome...

    font post chrome.jpg

    Here's how the post looks to me in IE...

    font post IE.jpg
  6. LowWaterMark
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    Re: Font sizes

    Okay, so globally for Chrome, all text of sizes 1, 2 and 3 appear in the same, default font size. It's not just the drop down menu.

    What we need is other people with Chrome to say whether they see the sizes of the lines in post #3 correctly, or if they are all the same size.

    Maybe there is a font size config setting that is causing a minimum size to be used, or some other font setting issue.
  7. Page42
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    Re: Font sizes

    'zactly what we need. Thank you. ;)
  8. Hungry Man
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    Re: Font sizes

    Capture.PNG

    Chrome Canary. Same results on the Beta.
  9. m00nbl00d
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    For what is worth, I'm running Chromium 18.0.1006.0 (Developer Build 117433 Windows).

    This is with different sizes:

    Size 1

    Size 2

    Size 3
  10. Page42
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    one
    two
    three
  11. Page42
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    Re: Font sizes

    I'll look into that some more, Mike, if no other Chrome users are seeing the same identical font sizes with 1, 2 & 3.
    Thank you for your assistance! :thumb:
  12. Noob
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    Size 1
    Size 2
    Size 3
    Size 4
    Size 5
    Size 6
    Size 7

    Chromium 18.0.1011.0 (Developer Build 117909 Windows)
    Last edited: Jan 24, 2012
  13. Osaban
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    Size 1
    Size 2
    Size 3

    Chrome 17.0.963.38 beta-m
  14. TairikuOkami
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    Size 1
    Size 2
    Size 3

    Chrome 16.0.912.77m
  15. Page42
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    What I see in the last 2 poster's submissions are three numbers of equal size.
    Is that what you guys are seeing?
    Screen shots or verbal descriptions are the only way to clarify what is being seen.

    font chrome II.jpg
    font chrome III.jpg
  16. Page42
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    Here is a good example of what I am seeing... the first three sizes (1,2 & 3) are all the same size. The rest vary.... as seen in the attached screenie.

    Also, for me in Chrome, a signature that was entered as font size 1 displays at the same size as the rest of the post.

    font chrome IV.jpg
  17. Osaban
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    I understand now what you mean, it's pretty weird, have you changed anything in Options/Under the Hood/Web Content? (the attachment shows how I see those lines on my computer.

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  18. ExtremeGamerBR
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    All Normal Here:

    Normal.png
  19. Hungry Man
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    Wrench -> Options -> Under The Hood -> Web Content

    Font size: Medium
    Page zoom: 100%


    -> Customize

    All standard Fonts set to 16

    Minimum font size: Tiny
    Unicode UTF-8
  20. Page42
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    @ HungryMan... thanks a million for posting your configuration.
    Because of it, I discovered the setting that was causing me to see the 1st three font sizes as all the same size. It's kind of embarrassing, or at least should have been quite evident to me on a glance. :oops:
    My minimum font size was set to 13.
    Changing it to Tiny fixed me up. :thumb:
  21. Hungry Man
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    I figured it was one of those. Glad this is solved.
  22. Page42
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    Me too, man.
    I feel bad taking up everybody's time on this, but it sure is fine to have it all proper. ;)
  23. Noob
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    Wow mystery solved! :rolleyes:
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