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I'm running the latest versions of Chrome, IE and FF. In terms of readability Chrome does not perform well in this area. Any reasons why?

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As the font get's smaller (as in the comments section of the screenshot) it becomes increasing difficult to read compared to the other browsers.

Any easy fix for this?

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You seem to have non-standard fonts in use. Here's what I see.

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Check fonts specified in Chrome: Spanner, Options, Under Bonnet, Customise fonts, ...

The page you show has rather complicated HTML and CSS but I believe it is specifying font-family: "Helvetica Neue",Helvetica,Arial,default; If this were the problem (e.g. if you had Helvetica Neue installed where I don't) I would expect it to affect other browsers on the same PC.

I don't see the same issue with Chrome.

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I do indeed have Helvetica Neue installed. Seems strange that the website designers would choose such a bad font –  user35072 Dec 27 '11 at 11:09
    
It appears that your version of Helvetica Neue may not be optimized for Windows 7. –  iglvzx Dec 28 '11 at 5:32

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