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I want to change the PostScript name of an OTF font. I know it's possible to do this with Font Forge, but it seems like a really big deal to install this on my computer. Is there another way of doing changing the font name?

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This may not be legal, as some fonts are the IP of some companies. Renaming (And then distributing at least). Just throwing it out there... – AthomSfere Jun 18 '13 at 1:23
@AthomSfere It's a free font I found online. I made slight changes to its ascender properties and I want to use it inside an app alongside its original version. As they both have the same name, this isn't possible. – Jack Humphries Jun 18 '13 at 1:28
Does the usage policy cover redistributing it, and / or modifying it? Sometimes free means you can only use it, only use it personally. Sometimes you can do whatever you wish as long as you give credit back. And sometimes you are free to do whatever however you please. – AthomSfere Jun 18 '13 at 2:09

Its actually pretty easy to do in Font Forge. But if installing FontForge is the issue there are other, smaller, programs to the same effect.

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Thanks! TTX is the easiest way – Igor Palaguta Oct 5 '15 at 12:57

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