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Windows 7: System font rendering problems

13 Apr 2016   #1

Win 7 pro 64bit
System font rendering problems

Hi folks!

Over the past week I've noticed my PC has been rendering fonts in a strange way. It's like it's not anti-aliasing anymore. Today it began to happen in firefox as well, but not on all sites. This forum for instance is displayed normally, but when I go to my google drive it first opens the document with normal font, a second later it turns the anti-aliasing off. I haven't been changing anything in either firefox or windows, so not sure what's going on.
I've been able to capture a screenshot of the effect first with normal text and then with thinned out text.

(here's a direct link, since forum appears to downsize pictures -

How can I fix this?

EDIT: To add, I have ClearType enabled as well as "Smooth edges of screen fonts".


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