Office 2007 "Always use ClearType" option missing

Under T61 (Windows XP)

Office 2007 SP1 | options | popular | top options, has a check box for "Always use ClearType" which you can turn off.



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Under T400 (Windows Vista SP1)

For both Office 2007 SP1 and SP2, that option is missing for some reason. Setting the registry key directly does not work either. Reason unknown.