From MozillaWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Draft-template-image.png THIS PAGE IS A WORKING DRAFT Pencil-emoji U270F-gray.png
The page may be difficult to navigate, and some information on its subject might be incomplete and/or evolving rapidly.
If you have any questions or ideas, please add them as a new topic on the discussion page.


An important part of a better experience through themes is choosing the correct fonts.

bug 465633 is looking into shipping a better font with Thunderbird

Deja Vu

The Deja Vu font is freely available under a license that is likely compatible with the Mozilla license. It supports a large number of glyphs, likely making it our default font choice for every platform it's installed in.

Platform Fonts

Most platforms have a specific set of fonts included by default. Thunderbird should take advantage of the best and most available platform fonts by choosing them in order.



Mac OS X 10.3: Fonts list

  1. Monaco
  2. Helvetica
  3. Times


  1. Deja Vu
  2. Bitstream Vera
  3. Liberation