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nikko50
09-28-2004, 06:37 PM
Is there a max font size in HTML pages??
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Roy Sinclair
09-28-2004, 06:55 PM
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">
<html>
<head>
<title>Testing</title>
<style type="text/css">
body { font-size: 5000pt; }
</style>
</head>
<body>
Test
</body>
</html>


This works in Firefox but doesn't when you increase the point size to 10000pt. IE fails to render this page so there apparently a browser limitation but the exact nature of that limitation may not be directly related to point size, it may instead be related to the size in pixels of the font.