In Google Chrome on Ubuntu, I find it hard to read code. How can I change the font settings to make it easier to read?
For some reason, web browser like to make the monospace font smaller than other text, which can make
Option 1: Customize Font Settings
Click the wrench icon.
Select "Under the Hood"
Under "Web Content" you can "Customize Fonts..." -- you'll want to change the "Fixed-width font."
Option 2: Font Zoom
While viewing a web page, hold the
You can check on and change the Zoom setting for the page you are viewing by clicking the wrench icon.
Under Ubuntu 11.04, using the Chrome browser I found some of the monospaced fonts very hard to read, especially code from github.com. What made a "night and day" difference for me was the following:
Install the The Bitstream Vera family of free TrueType fonts.