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 **Task list font**\\ **Task list font**\\
-At the end of a long day you might like to increase ​the font size of your task list to suit your tired eyes.+Increase its size and/or change ​the font used by the Task Tree and List View, particularly on high resolution displays
  
-  * **Use same font for comments field also**\\ Select this option to display the comments field in the same font as that selected for the task list.+  * **Use same font for comments field also**\\ Select this option to display the comments field in the same font (and size) as that selected for the task list above.
  
 **Comments font**\\ **Comments font**\\
-Likewise for the comments ​field.+Increase its size and/or change ​the font used by the Comments ​field, particularly on high resolution displays. 
 + 
 +**Note**: This option is disabled if you have chosen to use the same font for the Comments as the tasklist.
  
 **Colour '​Priority'​ column**\\ **Colour '​Priority'​ column**\\
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 **Show Gridlines**\\ **Show Gridlines**\\
-Gridlines can be helpful when scanning across many columns.+Select this option to gridlines seperating each task row and each attribute column to make scanning across many columns ​and rows easier.
  
-**Gridline colour**\\ +**Note**If you use light grey as your normal window ​background ​colour then you might find the default gridline colour indistinguishable from the background. Change it here if you need to.
-If you use light gray as your normal window ​backgound ​colour then you might find the default gridline colour indistinguishable from the background. Change it here if you need to.+
  
 **Alternate line colour**\\ **Alternate line colour**\\
-Specify a background colour for alternate ​lines to assit in scanning across ​many columns.+Specify a background colour for alternate ​task rows to assist ​in scanning across columns.
  
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 ==== Task Colouring==== ==== Task Colouring====
 These options allow you to colour the task text (or background) in a number of different ways. These options allow you to colour the task text (or background) in a number of different ways.
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 +**Use a task's colour for its title background**\\
 +By default, colouring is applied to the task's text foreground colour only. Selecting this option will instead apply colouring to the task's background colour which will give the coloured tasks greater emphasis.
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 +Note: Tasks whose text colour is the default Windows text colour (usually black) because no colouring applies will remain unaffected. However, tasks whose text colour has been explicitly set to black ([[edit-menu|Menu Bar > Edit]] > Other Task Attributes > Set Task Colour) will be affected.
  
 **Colour task titles by:**\\ **Colour task titles by:**\\
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 Use this option to colour tasks by the colours you have manually assigned. Use this option to colour tasks by the colours you have manually assigned.
  
-**Use a task's colour for its title background**\\ +**No task title colouring (except for due tasks)**\\ 
-By default, colouring is applied to the task's text foreground colour only. Selecting this option will instead apply colouring to the task's background ​colour ​which will give the coloured ​tasks greater emphasis.+- TODO - 
 + 
 +**'Started' ​task colour**\\ 
 +Specify a colour to use for all tasks which have already been started.
  
-Note: Tasks whose text colour ​is black because no colouring applies will remain unaffected. However, tasks whose text colour ​has been explicitly set to black ([[edit-menu|Menu Bar > Edit > Other Task Attributes > Set Task Colour]]) will be affected.+**'​Started Today' task colour**\\ 
 +Specify a colour to distinguish between tasks that are specifically started '​today'​ and tasks that have already started.
  
-**Due task colour**\\+**'Due' ​task colour**\\
 Specify a colour to use for all due and overdue tasks. Specify a colour to use for all due and overdue tasks.
  
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 **'Due Today' task colour**\\ **'Due Today' task colour**\\
-Specify a colour to distinguish between tasks that are due '​today'​ and tasks that are overdue (due yesterday and before)+Specify a colour to distinguish between tasks that are due '​today'​ and tasks that are overdue (due yesterday and before).
  
 **Completed task colour**\\ **Completed task colour**\\
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-See also: [[preferences-dialog|Preferences Dialog]], [[tools-menu|Tools Menu]], [[ui-toolbar|Application Toolbar]]+See also: [[preferences-dialog|Preferences Dialog]], [[tools-menu|Tools Menu]], [[ui-toolbar|Application Toolbar]], [[edit-menu|Menu Bar > Edit]] > Other Task Attributes > Set Task Colour
  
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