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You will notice this happening when the OS is able to set a font that it prefers, if you would like to keep the font as it is run: sudo dpkg-reconfigure -p medium console-setup Then select the Do not change the boot/kernel font option from the list of options, unless of course another of the options there is more appealing for you, in which case you may ...
It seems to be bug 1598316. I downgraded gtk2-engines-murrine from 0.98.2-0ubuntu2.1 to 0.98.2-0ubuntu2 which fixed the issue for me. How to downgrade package
this worked for me (ubuntu 16.04 upgrading from 15.10) installed font manager from: http://fontmanager.github.io/ then, in the terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:font-manager/staging sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install font-manager and downloaded font from fonts.google.com and extracted, then opened each font with right click -> font manager ...
what you can do is a simple method. download tahoma font. Then copy that downloaded font and all you have to do is paste it in this folder: /usr/share/fonts/truetype But since this folder is protected, you will have to open this folder as root. i.e right click and OPEN AS ROOT. provide your password and paste it there. THATS ALL...!!!
Apparently, that is not possible to do with a single tweak. I have been looking at the source code and nowhere I see an option of font color (see here for a list of all possible options). This could be easily added, and you can ask for this feature to the LightDM team joining the mailing list here. I strongly recommend that, as it would also help other users ...
I know this is an old question but I came across it when looking for an answer to a similar problem, tiny font sizes in browser tabs and in program menus. The solution I found (for Kubuntu 16.04 anyway) was in the system settings> fonts> and at the bottom of the page is an option to "Force fonts DPI:" with an option to increase or decrease the number (...
As far as Ubuntu drivers is concerned, here is the info obtained from running the command: apt-cache show ubuntu-drivers-common Description-en: Detect and install additional Ubuntu driver packages This package aggregates and abstracts Ubuntu specific logic and knowledge about third-party driver packages. It provides: . - a Python API for detecting ...
It sounds like KDE installed successfully, but the login manager is still defaulting to Unity. To load KDE, you'll need to manually select it in the login screen. First, log out. Then on the Ubuntu login screen, try clicking on the Ubuntu logo near your username. There should now be a list of installed desktop environments to choose from. Choose "KDE", log ...
I got it. The setting that needed to be altered is found under: System Settings> Application Style> GNOME Application Style (GTK) I needed to increase the font size from 10 to 12 to match the font size i chose under: System Settings> Font> Fonts Here is the effect before and after: Firefox is using font 10 and Opera is font 12.
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