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hey folks...

i have a little font issue with my powermac when it is in safari...basically my problem is this: (see attachment)

the font does not change no matter what setting i put it on...and it is this really small system like font for most links and a lot of the text that is displayed on my computer

i have attempted to change most fonts on my system but nothing really helps this out much

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in safari preferences, have you changed the fonts? they should be 1st font=helvetica 16, 2nd = helvetica 13. what are you using to manage fonts, if anything?
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hmm....the first font was times and the second was currier, i changed them, closed safari, and still does not display correctly.

im using fontbook2 to manage fonts...i dont have that many fonts, but i am kind of looking for a better aplication to manage them
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how many extra fonts do you have installed? some font is obviously causing problems. I recommend suitcase for font management.
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Validate the fonts in font book and get rid of the duplicates first.
Hopefully it's something simple.
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Backup your Safari pref then delete the one in ~/Library/Preferences

See if that helps.

Also loose the skin and skin pref if there is one.
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