ClearType improves readability on color LCD displays with a digital interface, such as those in laptops and high-quality flat panel displays. Readability on CRT screens can also be somewhat improved. To make sure that text displayed within Windows XP Mode applications looks sharp, you need to enable ClearType: 1. Start Windows XP Mode, from Windows 7 Start menu, click Windows Virtual PC, and then click on Windows XP Mode 2. On Windows XP Mode desktop click Start, click Control Panel, click Appearance and Themes, and then click Display 3. On Appearance tab, click Effects 4. Click to select Use following method to smooth edges of screen fonts check box, and then click ClearType in list.