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Re: Absolute Font-size

From: Frank Boumphrey <bckman@ix.netcom.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Apr 1998 11:59:00 -0700
To: <www-html@w3.org>, "Christoph Klempau" <klempau@obelix.sunflowers.de>
Message-ID: <01bd720e$89f0a500$ccaddccf@uspppBckman>
You almost got it right!!

Use the inline STYLE attribute with the element you want to influence, or
even better write a style sheet.

The following will accomplish what you want

<BODY STYLE="font-size:12pt;font-family: 'times new roman',times, serif;">

Note carefully the syntax and where the colons and senis are., the browsers
are very picky about this.

note the commas between the list of choices.

    A good basic site for style sheets is
-----Original Message-----
From: Christoph Klempau <klempau@obelix.sunflowers.de>
To: www-html@w3.org <www-html@w3.org>
Date: Monday, April 27, 1998 8:07 AM
Subject: Absolute Font-size

>Is there a possibility to use absolute font-sizes that works in Netscape
>and IE?
>Something like <font style="Times New Roman" size="12pt">????? But this
>example doesn´t work in both browsers!
>Christoph Klempau
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