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OLEXP: Unable to Change Font When Using Plain Text in Outlook Express
Article ID: 245551 - View products that this article applies to.
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For information about the differences between Microsoft Outlook Express and Microsoft Outlook e-mail clients, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/257824/EN-US/ )OL2000: Differences Between Outlook and Outlook Express
When you send or reply to a news posting using plain text in Outlook Express, you cannot change the font in the message.
Outlook Express uses the Times Roman font by default to compose or reply to a news posting. Outlook Express does not use a fixed font for plain text messages.
To work around this behavior, change the User Defined Font option to use the Courier New font.
In Outlook Express 4.x
In Outlook Express 5.x
Article ID: 245551 - Last Review: January 25, 2007 - Revision: 2.1