GMail 80 Character Marker & Monospace Messages

Added by astron@userstyles, Created: Jun 26, 2013, Updated: Sep 19, 2013
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For people who like writing plain-text mails:

  • use monospace fonts for editor window & mail display
  • add a grey line & grey background in editor windows to signify the 80 character mark

Before you use this style, you may want to install the (or, you could set a font that's more to your liking).

More info
v 0.5
Works, as of 2013-09-19. Only tested in Firefox 24.
  • 0.5/2013-09-19: Fixed colour of quotes
  • 0.4/2013-08-02: Ohmy, the new message background when composing is so much better.
  • 0.3/2013-08-02: Added some rules for Bugzilla mails with tables in them, etc.
  • 0.2/2013-06-28: Added a buggy rule to increase the width of the Compose screen to support at least 80 characters

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Applies to:
CC0 1.0 Universal.
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