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Problem w/OE6

by JaneDoe61 / February 2, 2009 12:09 PM PST

I have Windows XP, Version 5.1, w/Outlook Express 6. I am unable to change the fonts, have searched the net and tried many different things and now am unable to do anything. When I copy my text when I compose, then go to the pulldown meu to change the size, I can't change it. I was going to "format," then "encoding," then changing it to "Baltic (ISO)," and for some reason that worked, but now it doesn't. I've tried all the options I've found on the computer on various websites, and now am more stuck than ever. I use Firefox for my default browser but do go to Explorer now and then, and I did hit the "View text size" as larger on some site, but that's the only thing I can think of that I've done differently, and don't see how that could matter. And ideas are greatly appreciated.

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Partially fixed
by JaneDoe61 / February 2, 2009 12:35 PM PST
In reply to: Problem w/OE6

Better after a reboot, but still not like I want it, but if anybody's interested, please ask, and I'll explain the new problem. It isn't as complicated but I'd still like to get it back to the way it was - fully functional. Thanks.

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by JaneDoe61 / February 3, 2009 5:27 AM PST
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Thanks for nothng, CNET!

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by Slikkster / February 3, 2009 6:58 AM PST
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Excuse us for not being at your beck and call 24/7. People who are here are not paid for this assistance and have actual jobs, lives, etc. I just saw your post now and was about to try and do some research on it.

By the way, thanks for sharing your fix (sarcasm intentional). I'm sure that will be very helpful to the next person who has this issue.

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