Windows XP forum: font / form problems, MS software not very robust?

by: shdwsclan October 22, 2005 6:35 AM PDT

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font / form problems, MS software not very robust?

by shdwsclan - 10/22/05 6:35 AM

I recently installed a font manager to manage my fonts (Bitstream Font Navigator with CD12).

The first image I have posted here contains a menu-set in Outlook. The form seems extend beyond window range, and you can resize the window. From what I have seen, only a couple menus are affected and the rest are fine, what gives, is this poor testing on microsoft's part, or can this be fixed with a simple tweak in the registry by either changing the font or extending that window.

http://home.comcast.net/~shdwsclan/wtf1.jpg

The second picture I have posted is from word, and is related and unrelated at the same time. The fonts have not been changed, but the forms extend beyond window boundries. This is due to an installation of MS Office 2003 Proofing Tool. The installation introducd a wide range of options into some of the menus of MS Word. Is there a way to correct correct this also (probably same answer as above.) The picture is below.
http://home.comcast.net/~shdwsclan/wtf2.jpg

You assume correctly that I am using MS Office 2003.

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