Quantity of sorts composing of a complete character set of a single style of a particular typeface.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

1
vote
0answers
11 views

How to fix small unicode text in windows 7?

I use Bengali texts to name some of my folder/files in windows 7, but the texts appear awfully small which bugs me a lot. Is there any way to fix this? What I want is to have the Bengali texts shown a ...
0
votes
0answers
75 views

how to fix Hebrew font in Chrome browser after installing Windows 10?

Yesterday I installed Windows 10 and suddenly only in Chrome my Hebrew font showed up as squares instead of Hebrew letters. How can I solve it? *Note: it's only in Chrome version 44.0.2403.125
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Windows 10 Font blurry 125% scaling

It's kind of hard to read sometimes so I have scaling set to 125% on 1920x1080 resolution. ClearType doesn't fix this I tried turning it on and off. Everything looks great and fine (Explorer, ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

What's making my monospace font's bold wider than plain? (Linux, KDE)

Here's an example screen shot. The first "char" is bold, and takes up slightly more horizontal space than the second, plain "char" does in the line below. In other words, it would drive any programmer ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

Does Windows 10 installer migrate your installed fonts from your previous version of windows?

Do I have to worry about losing my installed fonts when upgrading to a newer version of windows? In my case windows 10 from windows 8.1 Some fonts I have purchased and I don't want to lose them.
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Font is not generated correctly after being loaded in FontForge

I'm trying to modify a font for usage in Jetbrains IDEA, but just saving the font with FontForge breaks bold. The font I'm using is DejaVu Sans Mono. I follow these steps: Load it up into FontForge ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

How to change the font(s) used by a PDF in OSX? Specifically I want to change from bitmap to vector fonts

I have a number of PDFs of scientific papers that I want to be able to read on a Kindle. They look fine on my laptop but on the Kindle they look like low quality scans and are awful to read. As far as ...
5
votes
1answer
132 views

Libre Writer recognises 'Garamond' font when loading a document written in it, but does not have it as a selection

I am using Ubuntu 14, and am loading at Word .doc text file template provided by CreateSpacelink. The text in this template uses a font called Garamond. When I put a cursor over text in the template ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

fc-match gives the same font regardless of query

Related: Why are my monospace fonts behaving erratically? No matter what input I give fc-match, it always returns the same thing. I think this is the root cause of the related Q above. How would ...
2
votes
0answers
91 views

Why are my monospace fonts behaving erratically?

I'm setting up an Arch box and I've installed Plasma 5 as my desktop environment. However, monospace fonts are behaving very erratically: Listed in the 'Fonts' prefpane, it displays fine. As part ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

Completely disable font matching in linux

I have installed plenty of nice fonts on my Arch Linux laptop, including a full set of Microsoft fonts, which I copied from my Windows desktop. However, applications keep rudely replacing them with ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Equation like font (Math Font) in MS Word outside an equation box

I'm unable to make the text outside an equation box looks like the same as inside it. Inside the equation box the font is Cambria Math Italic, I've set the normal text to this font, but it does not ...
1
vote
1answer
52 views

I messed up my Windows 8.1 Fonts folder

I tried to back up my C:\Windows\Fonts folder by copying it. That gave me a "Fonts - copy" folder. I deleted that folder and now the properties of the original "Fonts" folder have changed. I believe ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Glyph creation: What is the ratio of the measurement for the baseline, x-height,ascender and etc [closed]

I am new to glyph creation. So i would like to know whether is there any ratio measurement for the following guidelines - ascender cap height x-height baseline descender Thanks.
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Local font replacement stylesheet crashes Internet Explorer

I'm using the following user stylesheet in Internet Explorer 11 (Windows 8.1 Update): @font-face { font-family: "Arial"; src: local("Open Sans"); } @font-face { font-family: "Verdana"; ...
0
votes
0answers
47 views

How Can One change the MS-DOS prompt font color?

How Can One change the MS-DOS prompt font color? MS-DOS is really old, and being the grandpappy of the computers it is really hard to find support for it. I have these tried suggestions from ...
3
votes
1answer
36 views

Fixing bad fonts in web pages in Firefox on Windows 7

See the image below which is a doctored screenshot of the view of https://drive.google.com/drive/my-drive and is not concerning the fonts when editing a Google Docs. The font rendering is bad, ...
0
votes
0answers
137 views

Changes not stored: MS Word Find and replace: italics --> all caps

Inside MS Word, I record a macro which does a bunch of find and replaces. One of which is find-->font-->italics and replace-->All Caps i.e Hello ---> HELLO When I do this, the ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

Website “unsafe” on Chrome and other browsers

I recently switches to HTTPS with a free certificate from WoSign (https://buy.wosign.com/free/ definitely recommend it because it provides free SSL for up to 3 year and free renewal and multiple ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Printing a non monospaced font on 130 columned dot matrix printer

There's an old system built using Oracle Forms here in our office that utilizes 130 columns continuous dot matrix printers. When printing report made by this system, I've noticed that it only prints ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

How to use / convert / see .AFM / .INF / .MCY / .PFY / .SCR / .TTY font files?

I just purchased a very old font book with three CDs inside of it. The names of the files are quite obscure to me (and I've been designing fonts since 2003), .AFM / .INF / .MCY / .PFY / .SCR / .TTY. ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

How can I change Finder's default font size system wide?

I am using an iMac 5k with 27 inch screen. The screen is great. The problem is the screen is too large which makes the font looks smaller in Finder. Command+J can only change the view option for one ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

How to make Outlook font sizes bigger in the reading pane?

If you use outlook, you may have noticed that there is no default way to permanently and unilaterally change the zoom (font size) in the reading pane. If you click on a message, it will be defaulted ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Vector arrows on top of letters? Or a better workaround for Word 2003?

I need to insert vector notations in my documents, Microsoft Word 2003: It takes some time to hack this into Word by creating an equation { EQ \O(a;→)} where the font size of the arrow → has to be ...
0
votes
1answer
90 views

How to change the default Segoe WP font on Windows 8?

Short question: How can I change the default windows 8.1 fonts to something else?! (see pic below for further details) Long question: I discovered that the default Windows 8 font is Segoe WP which ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Non-English text appears garbled in gVim

I'm able to input Tamil text successfully in gVim, but the output appears with letters getting one on top of another. This is the case whether I create the file from within gVim or create it elsewhere ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

Blurry font in Intellj(osx) on external monitor

I'm running Intellij in my macbook pro latest gen. Font are crystal clear. Now I have hooked a 2nd monitor (ViewSonic, 1080p) and fonts it are very bad, they look kind of blurry, here is a screenshot ...
8
votes
3answers
1k views

How To Change Tab Font Size In Notepad++

Just like the title says, I'm trying to change the font size in Notepad++ to the default font size. I don't know why it's so huge.
0
votes
3answers
543 views

Jagged font rendering in Windows 8 Metro and Windows 10, even with Windows 7 ClearType

I've always been bothered by Windows's font rendering, but it really started to bug me in the Windows 10 Preview. All Linux OSes, including Mac OS X have clear, smooth fonts, but Windows's DirectWrite ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

How do I set the default CJK font on Windows 7?

I dislike MS Mincho: it's too thin, doesn't get anti-aliased, and has an excessive amount of hooks. Unfortunately, anything that is full-width gets rendered in MS Mincho by default on any program. ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Why aren't my font settings corresponding to the actual Google?

So I installed Helvetica on my Windows 7 computer and it works. It works on everything except Chrome. And I know it's not the "Helvetica" that's causing the problem though because every font does the ...
-1
votes
1answer
26 views

Managing fonts on Windows [closed]

Is there a GUI to manage installed fonts on Windows? I'm used to Font Book on Windows and haven't found anything similar. A third-party application would also work.
0
votes
0answers
30 views

installation of fonts 0 KB

I am no computer enthusiast so I am sorry if this question is not right for this forum. I've had an InDesign package sent to me, but most fonts in the fonts folder are 0 KB, have no extension and I ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Why doesn't fc-match respect my match and edit rule for Courier when it does for Consolas?

I am using Debian with XFCE. Default behavior: No match or alias First, let me show the default behavior of my system when ~/.config/fontconfig/fonts.conf has no match or alias tags. <?xml ...
2
votes
1answer
55 views

ClearType Text Tuner: what exactly do all steps do? [duplicate]

In Windows, when adjusting ClearType text, following the option to turn on/off ClearType & ensuring the monitor is set to native resolution, one is supposed to follow 5 steps. I've already tried ...
0
votes
0answers
67 views

How can I disable google chrome's terrible sub-pixel anti-aliasing in PDFs?

I'd just like to turn it off, because it's quite distracting when every PDF looks so colourful. I've looked through chrome://flags and there's an LCD text anti-aliasing option but it doesn't seem to ...
0
votes
1answer
118 views

Font contains bad /Widths - PDF error

I have PDF file which designed very long before and its contains some fonts which are unavailable in my new computer. The PDF file shows the blank white space in adobe reader, but if I open it in my ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

kde ubuntu 14.04 firefox and other app fonts too small

I have checked the application fonts through the system settings app appearances menu and set all fonts to 16 and minimum of 14. no joy. Set zoom out Firefox to ctrl+0 no joy. It isn't the content of ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

can't change different footnote/endnote font sizes in MS Word 2011

I've already consulted all the instruction on how to change formatting of footnotes/endnotes in Microsoft Word 2011. The problem is the settings say I'm using the same size font, same font, all ...
1
vote
2answers
57 views

How to change efficiently a font throughout the entire PDF document?

Suppose that a PDF contains fonts X and Y throughout. How can I change only X to Z, for the ENTIRE PDF, efficiently (ie WITHOUT editing each text box)? I'm using Adobe Acrobat XI Pro 11.0.09 on ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Numerals in font are not aligned properly

Please pay attention to font's numerals. As you see, the digits have different heights and vertical alignments. The thing is, I downloaded this font from multiple sources. All of fonts are displaying ...
3
votes
1answer
50 views

Where is the Arial Narrow font on Windows?

If I open up MS Word, I can see Arial Narrow in the font list (so I know it is on my machine somwhere). But when I go to c:\Windows\Fonts or to c:\Windows\winsxs I can not seem to find any file that ...
11
votes
1answer
2k views

Chrome GUI is too big as of 43.0.2357.124-1

Last night, I updated my version of Google Chrome from 43.0.2357.81-1 to 43.0.2357.124-1. The most visible change is that the UI elements are way too large. Here's a comparison with Chrome (top), ...
4
votes
0answers
78 views

Windows 7 Fonts Folder Corrupted and Crashes Windows Explorer

I'm using Windows 7 (32-bit). Every time I open the Fonts folder, Windows Explorer crashes and restarts. The Fonts folder has no icon: If I open the Fonts folder: If I try to open "Change Font ...
0
votes
1answer
66 views

Windows 8.1 - How do I change font color for date and time?

I've been looking at this post and the solution says to save a file as Dark.theme with the code: [CLSID\{20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D}\DefaultIcon] ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Is it possible to override a web page's font-settings in Google Chrome for Windows

Is it possible to tell Google Chrome for Windows "if the website has specified any serifed font, use {my own choice of serifed font} no matter what face the website has specified, and if the website ...
4
votes
0answers
157 views

switch off anti aliasing in fedora 22

I updated to fedora 22 last days and under most desktops ( kde/gnome/gnome3 ) all terminals have a very very ugly font setting. It is nearly impossible to use some text base editors in this terminals ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Troubling Changing System Font to a Foreign Font Windows 7

I'm having trouble trying change my Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (English Version) system font to a another Chinese font I downloaded, The font I'm trying to change to my system font is this: ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

Adobe Source Sans Pro font does not render correctly on Windows 10

I've already installed the fonts locally, but it still does not work.
1
vote
1answer
23 views

Changing Theme while keeping color/fonts in VS2013

I am reasonably new to Visual Studio, so forgive me if this is very simple. I have adjusted my color and font in the editor window to display exactly how I prefer it to look. What I would like to do ...