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Windows 7: Windows 7 pro fuzzy fonts in all applications

10 Feb 2018   #1
John Motice

Windows 7 pro fuzzy fonts in all applications

Hi everyone strange problem. I turned on my computer Fujitsu box Windows 7 Pro 4GB

Now all the text is fuzzy and I can not sharpen it up. Looks like edges are a rough or smudged

So far I have tried font smooth edges, DPI setting and that text tune thing, tried the resolution and have updated the Intel HD drivers

I have not installed anything in months and nothing has changed, any ideas, please?

I have tried adjusting the monitor and replaced the VGA lead

Anything I open the text is fuzzy

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12 Feb 2018   #2

Win 10 x64, Linux Lite, Win 7 x64, BlackArch, Kali, VMWare Workstation Player, OpenVPN

Hi John Motice,

Try this:

1. Click the start button (Microsoft Logo bottom left of screen)
2. Type into the search box: Adjust the appearance and performance of Windows
4. Uncheck Smooth edges of screen fonts
5. Restart computer
6. If fonts still fuzzy
7. 1-2 again, check Smooth edges of screen fonts
8. restart computer
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14 Feb 2018   #3
John Motice


Hi Snick, ok so its uncheck, restart and check

If failed check and restart

Test each restart, thanks for that will do and will let you know the outcome

Thnak you
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24 Feb 2018   #4
John Motice


Hi Snick, thank you the tips

Tried couple times still the same
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24 Feb 2018   #5

Win 10 x64, Linux Lite, Win 7 x64, BlackArch, Kali, VMWare Workstation Player, OpenVPN

Googling your issue seems to be a plethora of suggested fixes, none appear to fix the problem. I haven't suggested any of them except the aforementioned.

If you can't figure it out, review Shawn Brink's tutorial, maybe a Repair Install would work.

Video by Brian, Britec Computers on Repair Install
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24 Feb 2018   #6

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18.3 MATE, W10 Home, #All 64 bit

Perhaps your graphics card is failing.

Do you have another graphics card or does your motherboard have onboard graphics?
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