On 4/3/2009 11:09 AM, Bob wrote:
> Peter Potamus the Purple Hippo wrote:
>> David E. Ross wrote:
>>> On 4/2/2009 10:34 AM, Peter Potamus the Purple Hippo wrote:
>>>> Bob wrote:
>>>>> Hi,
>>>>> Can anyone tell me how to stop SM from asking if i want to install 
>>>>> Asian language fonts?
>>>>> (Besides installing them that is.)
>>>>> I don't think it is a windows problem.  IE6 never asks.
>>>>> SeaMonkey 1.1.8
>>>>> Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv: 
>>>>> Gecko/20080201 SeaMonkey/1.1.8
>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>> Bob
>>>> sorry to say, but it is a windows problem.  Close SM, then click on 
>>>> the windows start button, then Control Panel, then the Regional and 
>>>> Language Options icon, then the Languages tab, and uncheck the option 
>>>> about East Asian languages, and that should do it.  Did it?
>>> I have the settings you recommend.  However, certain internationalized
>>> Web sites still ask if they can install Chinese and Japanese fonts.
>>> This happens all the time when I go to validate a CSS file at W3C's
>>> <http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/>.
>>> This is a Web site problem.  It could be mitigated if Gecko had a
>>> preference to ignore such requests.
>> http://kb.mozillazine.org/International_characters
>> http://kb.mozillazine.org/Installing_East_Asian_language_support_under_Windows
> Interesting but it does not address the problem.  I don't want to install 
> asian support.
> I want Seamonkey to stop asking if i want it or not.

Me too.  I don't want Chinese or Japanese fonts; I don't read either of
those languages.  Instead, I want an option to suppress the request to
install those fonts.


David E. Ross

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