on the brick-reliable Tecra now freed for notebook duty:
I *like* the 1024- on my Goldstar umm earlier.. primo 17" (good for 1280 or more, in principle). With fonts set to '12' I get good crisp def'n and thanks to Scott's Zopical prestidigit-ations - via the "narrower" box, a couple clicks = don't gotta scroll l/r either.
('Course he may not find the little er Zope mod, but..)
And the bkg. can next be a soothing and uniform color, soon's i mix one up. Try it!