It is a known bug that is a result of going to Java 1.7.

On Wed, Jul 30, 2014 at 11:13 PM, Edward Diener <> wrote:
In the JEdit help, under Windows 7, the text of the help file topics is
fine. Yet when I click on any one of the topics in the JEdit API
Reference portion of the help the text is so tiny it is impossible to
see anything.

Is there a workaround for this problem for the API reference text ?

It does not matter whether I am using InfoViewer or HelpViewer when
trying to look at this API reference text.

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