[clug] how to set font in thunderbird

Eyal Lebedinsky eyal at eyal.emu.id.au
Wed Jun 2 16:13:19 MDT 2010


I did this, set the font to Courier, but still no result.

I can actually see that this option controls the same
value that is displayed in the HTML font selection
under Composition.


On 02/06/10 22:06, Edward Lang wrote:
> Hi,
> On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 9:41 PM, Eyal Lebedinsky<eyal at eyal.emu.id.au>  wrote:
>> Thanks, but are you sure? When I do this I get an HTML mode panel.
>> I think that the Shift key gives the "other" mode. My default is text
>> composition so I get HTML, you probably have HTML default
>> so you get text.
>> And the text is still variable pitch, not what I am after.
> Tools ->  Options
> Advanced ->  Config Editor
> Enter ``msgcompose.'' in the filter input box. I set the font to
> ``monospace'' for msgcompose.font_face and it seemed to work
> correctly.
> Regards,
> Edward.

Eyal Lebedinsky	(eyal at eyal.emu.id.au)

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