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XFOR: How To Specify The Font Type Used For SMTP Inbound Mails
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IMPORTANT: This article contains information about editing the registry. Before you edit the registry, make sure you understand how to restore it if a problem occurs. For information about how to do this, view the "Restoring the Registry" Help topic in Regedit.exe or the "Restoring a Registry Key" Help topic in Regedt32.exe.
The Internet Mail Service in Microsoft Exchange Server 5.0 allows SMTP inbound mail to be converted to fixed width font (Courier New, by default) if the "Use fixed-width font" option is checked on the Internet Mail tab of the IMC Properties dialogue. However, you can use Registry Editor to specify any particular font type that you would like to use.
WARNING: Using Registry Editor incorrectly can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that problems resulting from the incorrect use of Registry Editor can be solved. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
For information about how to edit the registry, view the "Changing Keys And Values" Help topic in Registry Editor (Regedit.exe) or the "Add and Delete Information in the Registry" and "Edit Registry Data" Help topics in Regedt32.exe. Note that you should back up the registry before you edit it.
By specifying the font under the following registry key, you can control the font displayed in the standard Exchange Client Mail Editor when you read SMTP inbound mail. Every Language is assigned a code page folder, for example the code page ID for English is 1252.
For example, to change the font from Courier New to Times New Roman, use the following steps:
Article ID: 185221 - Last Review: October 28, 2006 - Revision: 3.3