Re: Char. spacing (kerning?) basics?

Subject: Re: Char. spacing (kerning?) basics?
From: "Bonnie Granat" <bgranat -at- granatedit -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 7 Apr 2004 21:04:04 -0400

DaveC wrote:
> I have always used crude methods to get around screen font spacing
> problems, like choosing another font that looked better. Truthfully,
> I never understood why some characters are closer together than
> others, and how to fix the problem, not just avoid the symptom.

You need a monospace font if you want identically sized letters.

> How can I fix a font's spacing on-screen, so that it is uniform.

Use a monospace font, not a proportional font like American

Bonnie Granat
Technical Editing and Writing



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