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Post Posted May 11th, 2011, 5:54 am

Bug https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=650723 added Clear Type Parms to about:support - graphics info
This is what I'm seeing ... now what does all this mean ? And just what use is this providing to end user ?

ClearType ParametersDISPLAY1 [ Gamma: 2200 Pixel Structure: RGB ClearType Level: 100 Enhanced Contrast: 300 ] DISPLAY4 [ Gamma: 2200 Pixel Structure: RGB ClearType Level: 100 Enhanced Contrast: 50 ]

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Post Posted May 11th, 2011, 9:52 am

For me it says: ClearType parameters not found :S

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Post Posted May 11th, 2011, 1:40 pm

They are coming from the Windows Registry:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Avalon.Graphics
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Post Posted May 11th, 2011, 2:22 pm

DISPLAY1 [ Gamma: 2200 Pixel Structure: RGB ClearType Level: 100 Enhanced Contrast: 100 ] DISPLAY2 [ Gamma: 2200 Pixel Structure: RGB ClearType Level: 100 Enhanced Contrast: 50 ]

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Post Posted May 11th, 2011, 5:49 pm

Yeah, and they are affected by e.g. Win7's ClearType tuner. It makes it easy to see if there is a correlation between those values and reports about poor font rendering.

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Post Posted May 11th, 2011, 7:14 pm

WonderCsabo wrote:For me it says: ClearType parameters not found :S

try "Adjust ClearType text", http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/28790/tw ... windows-7/
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