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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8090968

Feature for changing default text font in WebView

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    • Type: Enhancement
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: P4
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: tbd
    • Component/s: javafx
    • Subcomponent:
      web

      Description

      Modern browsers usually have the option to change the default display font for web pages that do not have their font defined in the layout/css. Chrome for example: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95416?hl=en , http://i40.tinypic.com/swsnz5.jpg.
      As far as I know, the current and Java 8 version of JavaFX do not have the option to do this. Also the default font sometimes looks blurry: http://i.stack.imgur.com/X6Jow.png (left = chrome, right = SimpleSwingBrowser). It seems that it is always using the "System Regular" font defined in javafx.scene.text.Font.java

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            • Assignee:
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              Reporter:
              nlodewijkjfx Nick Lodewijks (Inactive)
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