Ubuntu: Optimize Font Rendering for Viewing on LCDs and Laptops

Posted May 14, 2007 by Rob Rogers in Linux

By setting Ubuntu’s font rendering to utilize subpixel smoothing so that text is displayed clearer on LCD screens and laptops. To change Ubuntu’s font rendering:


1. Click System, mouseover Preferences and select Font. The Font Preferences window will appear.

2. Under Font Rendering, select Subpixel smoothing.

3. Click Close.

 

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