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I am having some issues with fonts rendering improperly across browsers. Essentially i am just getting outlines, an example can be viewed her.

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For example on this page. http://book.cakephp.org/view/1442/link all of the navigation links in the teal bar appear as outlines.. as do the main nav items on the left side of the screen. this is how my browser is showing this page

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My first attempt at fixing this involved removing all duplicate fonts on my system ( there were a couple ) but that did not seem to fix it. A friend of said it was might be a conflict between Helvetica and Helvetica Neue installed but i need both of those fonts.. any suggestions?

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pls, post the URL for the problematic page. –  jm666 Jun 13 '11 at 22:10
    
sorry. i was a bit misleading.. i say across all browsers but i am not writing code i am just talking about fonts on sites that i am browsing. –  Mickey Slater Jun 14 '11 at 1:25
    
so on what site you do see the wrong rendering? Post one example site address. –  jm666 Jun 14 '11 at 7:13
    
k, editing the main post with a url –  Mickey Slater Jun 14 '11 at 16:43
    
I was tried it and OK. And i have both Helvetica and Helvetica Neue too. So, have no idea, yet. –  jm666 Jun 14 '11 at 22:02
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You need to empty your font cache and restart--and there are a variety of utilities, some free, that will do this for you.

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