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From: Kay Martin <>
Subject: Re: [BD-ADM] It's a Question of RW vs Ancestry Boards?!
Date: Fri, 03 Aug 2001 13:31:34 -0500
In-Reply-To: <008c01c11c45$fd3dee20$3d770918@phnx3.easy.home.com>


Good catch, Kathleen! It would be so nice if we could have that same
Ancestry font on the Rootsweb side too!

Kay

At 10:59 AM 8/3/01 -0700, you wrote:
>Now I've been reading messages on this list just like the next guy and I
>have to admit, while it makes no difference to me personally, I sympathize
>with those who have been begging for a *larger* font to be used in the
>messages on the boards.
>
>A peculiar thing happened today which left me scratching my head. I
>received a direct request from someone to remove a *messed up* posting
>from a board and giving me the URL to get there. As it turned out, it was
>the Ancestry (green) side of the house this person had used to post.
>
>I was dumbfounded at what I was looking at. Nice, big print in the
>message area itself. Saying, hummm, I jumped over to the RootsWeb side .
>. . . teeny, tiny print. Same message, same board; two entirely different
>fonts sizes.
>
>Sample URL for message from RW PA Westmoreland County Board:
>http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/message/rw/localities.northam.usa.states.pennsylvania.counties.westmoreland/2213
>
>URL for same message from Ancestry side: (just change the *an/localities*
>to *rw/localities*)
>http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/message/an/localities.northam.usa.states.pennsylvania.counties.westmoreland/2213
>
>What gives, folks? Can't our RW users and admins have the *easier on the
>eyes* font size on RootsWeb Board side, too?
>
>-- Kathleen <sitting here a-wondering why he difference>


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