mozartman - 1:40 pm on Oct 17, 2012 (gmt 0)
The issue with font rendering in IE9 is that it uses “Hardware acceleration” by default and it looks like crap. In Firefox it is an option.
This is how I fixed font rendering problem with IE9:
<meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=8" />
. . . . . . . .
I hope this helps.