Closed Bug 18393 Opened 20 years ago Closed 20 years ago
Appearance | Font preferences only have one font size (10)
This bug is used to track the implementation of a way to allow users to set font size in mail message. In Nova, when I want to change the font size in the message pane, I go to Edit|Preferences|Appearance, select Fonts. And I am able to select a desirable font size from the Size Combo box. But in seamonkey, the Size Combo box display only Size 10. No choice! In addition, need a way to allow users to change the font size of the thread pane. On Linux, the font in the thread pane is so small that may discourage users to use seamonkey.
Could this be handled by a plain-text stylesheet? Given text->HTML conversion (assigning <BLOCKQUOTE> to quoting, assign a class to the signature, hyperlinkifying, bug #16507, etc), you could want this for a lot of things. The UI is not great to be sure, perhaps this would be done by a very simple stylesheet overlayed over a user defined one?
The very simple stylesheet being generated by user preferences like mail font size.
Summary: [FEATURE]Need a way to allow users to set mail font size → Appearance | Font preferences only have one font size (10)
Fenella, one issue per bug report, please. Let's have this bug deal with the Appearance | Font preferences. You can enter a separate bug on thread pane font being too small on Linux.
No problem. Please see Bug 18454 for thread pane font size.
And bug 18456 for folder pane font size
Fixing the Font prefs seems like an XPApps issue. Over to don.
font prefs, matt might be a dup
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 20 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 9240 ***
verified as dup.
Bulk move of all Pref UI component bugs to new Preferences component. Pref UI component will be deleted.
Component: Pref UI → Preferences
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