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    Default Firefox on Ubuntu - hover over menu black background

    So just installed Firefox 52 on my Linux workstation and lo and behold the hover over menu has black text on a blackground.



    I've seen people complain but no simple fix, anyone have any tips ?
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    Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit here on my laptop, Firefox 52.0.2 64-bit and it's white text on a black background.

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    What version of Ubuntu?
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    Solved the problem, simply upgraded from 14.04 to 16.04 , everything works now, apart from the firefox fonts.

    I think the 14.04 update, which I ran accidentally as I actually only wanted to update one app. partially changed the colours.

    Now I'm trying to figure out why Firefox fonts are so damned small

    thx for the comments.
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    Have to say I've shied away from 16.04 as I completely borked a (thankfully virtual) machine by this upgrade.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BlasterBates View Post
    Now I'm trying to figure out why Firefox fonts are so damned small
    Try typing "<ctrl>+" (without the quotes)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boo View Post
    Try typing "<ctrl>+" (without the quotes)

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    Thx good tip, someone suggested that and it works

    I like the fact that Firefox remembers.
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