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KB268: Fixing the SP Console font on Vista and Windows 7

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Posted: 15 Jun, 2010
by: Marais D.
Updated: 15 Jun, 2010
by: Marais D.

On Windows 7 and Vista the Console cuts off the left- or right-most pixels of some words and numbers:

 

Loading this fix instructs the Console to use a different font resulting in more compact spacing and better drawing:

 

Fix

Replace the file "gtkrc" in the share\themes\MS-Windows\gtk-2.0 folder under the Console installation location (e.g. C:\Program Files\Attix5 Backup Professional Console).

The updated file can be downloaded here.

This fix works for both V5 and V6 Consoles.  From SP Console 6.0.0.230 this is built-in.

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