'Bad email format?'
From: jhumby <ctv.es> jhumby
>Every time I read a message by you it forces my Win 98
>into this big font and will not automatically return
>to the default. I think it may be a bug, know how to
As far as I know I am sending in plain text (NOT HTML)
with nothing special about my messages. BIMBW.
- Is anyone else being affected by the format of my posts?
(as opposed to the content :-))
- If the problem is not at my end, is anyone aware of what may be
wrong and what is different about my email to cause this?
|Russell McMahon wrote:
You're sending just plain text here, Russell. We could call it a
Win98 "bug" but I suspect it's not - if you send plain text, it's
appropriate for a reply to be in plain text, period! (HTML responses to
plaintext messages -would- be a bug, IMHO.) And this will display in a
monospace font like Courier, not the proportionally spaced font that
HTML usually displays in.
BTW, Do see this line in your headers;
Could that be giving Win98 a headache? I don't know. I don't think
that's it, I think it's Monospace font size.
Probably, jhumby could change his/her default -monospaced- font to
make plain text show smaller than it apparently currently does, I'd bet
they're used to a proportionally spaced font? Pretty sure you can do
that under Win98. (About to find out, am installing my dad's Win98
upgrade for him tonight on his old 486DX2/66, 20 Mb, machine. Gonna be
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