ARCHIVED: How do I change the font used by my web browser?

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To change the font used by your web browser for web pages that do not have a specified text font, use the appropriate instructions below. (The instructions may also work for browser versions other than the ones specified.)

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Windows

Internet Explorer 7 and higher

  1. From the Tools menu, select Internet Options....

    If the menu bar is hidden, press Alt to make it visible.

  2. Under the General tab, click Fonts....
  3. In the window that opens, you may choose the web page font or the plain text font (used where fixed-width fonts are specified). In the drop-down box next to "Language script:", you can change the character set used for the particular font.

Firefox for Windows

  1. From the Tools menu, select Options....

    If the menu bar is hidden, press Alt to make it visible.

  2. At the top of the window that appears, click Content.
  3. Under "Fonts & Colors", select the default font and size from the drop-down menus. For more options, click Advanced....

Chrome

  1. In the upper right, click the customization icon (a wrench), and then select Settings.
  2. At the bottom of the page, click Show advanced settings....
  3. Under "Web content", change font settings as desired, and then close the Settings tab.

Mac OS X

Safari

  1. From the Safari menu, select Preferences....
  2. Click Appearance. To change the font for "Standard font:" or "Fixed-width font:", click the appropriate Select... button. To change the default encoding, next to "Default Encoding:", use the drop-down menu.

Firefox for Macintosh

  1. From the Firefox menu, select Preferences....
  2. At the top of the window that opens, click Content.
  3. Under "Fonts & Colors", select the default font and size from the drop-down menus. For more options, click Advanced....

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