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You are using SharePoint 2013 with Internet Explorer 8 and the fonts are not legible.


  • A Microsoft Employee provided a fix on technet
  • The Fix involves adding additional CSS to the corev15.css file
  • Process: On each SharePoint server do the following:
    • Edit the following files:
    • "C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\Web Server Extensions\15\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\1033\STYLES\Themable\COREv15.css"
    • "C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\Web Server Extensions\15\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\1033\STYLES\COREv15.css"
    • Add the following text to the bottom of the files
    • .ms-core-needIEFilter .ms-core-overlay{ filter: none !important}
    • .ms-core-needIEFilter #suiteBarRight{filter: none !important}
    • .ms-core-needIEFilter #suiteBarLeft{filter:none !important}
    • .ms-core-needIEFilter #globalNavBox{filter:none !important}