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

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Converting a .ttf font into an inverted version?

Given a typical .ttf font file, how might I go about "inverting" it so that the background becomes the solid/opaque area, and the characters become the transparent area? I was hoping there might be a ...
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PDF sometimes displays garbage

Sometimes when I view a PDF that contains the font, IDZZOW+TimesTen-Roman-14-0 Many characters appear as junk (I don't have enough rep to post an image). I know the pdf isn't corrupt, because I ...
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Please tell me what font Arial Normal (Western) is?

Corel Draw keeps saying the font is missing, in Font Navigator all the arial fonts are installed, so I am not sure if this Arial-Normal (Western) is not present on my system, does anyone know what ...
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Fonts not displaying well, Linux

I downloaded a set of truetype fonts and copied them to /usr/share/font/truetype, I gave them a 644 permission and did fc-cache -f but they are still not displaying. It is a fixed-width font and I ...
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PDF with type 3 fonts looks better after pdf2ps: how can I convert it back?

I have a PDF from someone else that uses type 3 fonts and so is almost unreadable on screen (example: http://cseweb.ucsd.edu/~goguen/pps/tcs97.pdf ). If I run pdf2ps on it and open the PS in evince, ...
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Adblock filter not working in Safari

I've added the following filter to Safari (7.0.3 OSX) to block web fonts: .woff| which, if I'm not mistaken, should block all the URLs that end with ".woff". However, this doesn't seem to be ...
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How to avoid the need to set fonts every time in notepad++

I installed Notepad++ 6.5.5 in my HP G62 which runs on Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit. When I opened it for the first time its font was Courier New with font size 10. I don't liked that font and the ...
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How do I choose which font Chrome uses for cursive and fantasy?

How can I tell Chrome which font it should display when a website has cursive or fantasy for a font family? Firefox has abouf:config settings for it. Other browsers, like SeaMonkey and older Opera ...
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What are these characters Ö and Þ supposed to be and how do I configure firefox to load them properly?

tl;dr: My internet browser is not configured properly so characters are not loading properly. I am using the default Firefox 24.0 in Linux Mint 16, and have not installed any typesetting software. I ...
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How to improve subpixel hinting in Windows 7?

This is Windows 7: And this is Linux: To me the font in Windows looks reddish, while the font in Linux color-neutral even though they both have subpixel hinting enabled. How to make the font in ...
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What is wrong with Korean displaying on the browser?

When I display Korean letters on Google Chrome browser on Ubuntu Linux, I see that the fonts are rendered, but the spacing is wrong. It looks like this: A close up: What is wrong, and how can I ...
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How to lock the fonts of a PowerPoint file?

Is it possible to lock the fonts of a PowerPoint file? I mean if there is any way to set a specific font to be the only one to be used in the document, which is a PowerPoint template, so anyone who ...
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TrueType fonts in openoffice-writer? Why after installation they don't appear there?

Very silly question. Every tutorial or instructions for the installation of fonts like Arial, Times and so on in Openoffice, say I have to install the »TrueType« fonts. Altough Synaptic says I have ...
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Chrome - block pages from getting info about you

I recently ran panopticlick in my Chrome and I really didn't like the result (my browser was unique between every 2 000 000 tested browsers). I saw that large part of unique bits (20.93) was made up ...
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Need some help in recognizing a font on the image [duplicate]

Can't figure out, what kind of font is used here? Could somebody help?
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How change Windows Font Explorer test phrase

How I can change font test phrase in Windows 8.1. I need to see if font have another characters set.
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How to improve font rendering in Jedit?

I have started using Jedit due to easy to set up custom language syntax and folding. It is looking good except the fact that the font rendering seems to be the worst among all the editors (at least on ...
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Changing X.org default font

Installed ArchLinux, run X server, i3wm and some gtk+ applications (chromium, gedit etc.). Applications use font which is the same as my virtual console's font (Terminus I guess). How to switch to ...
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Windows theme messed up fonts - how to fix

Just installed Abstract dark theme on Windows 7. Now many applications have messed up fonts (greasy, not sharp) and changing back to old one does not help. I don't know where too look, restarting pc, ...
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Cyrillic font not displaying properly in Android [migrated]

I have installed Evernote on a Lenovo P770 (running Android). The problem is, some Cyrillic text is displayed with strange hardly readable font. At the same time Cyrillic text with another font is ...
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What Affects Windows 7 Font Rendering

For the purpose of automated regression testing, I am capturing some screenshots of a GDI canvas inside our application and compare them against screenshots taken from new builds. The image comparison ...
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How do I recreate Microsoft's Synthetic Bold in a non-Microsoft application?

I am using a font that does not have a "bold" typeface in a non-Microsoft application (specifically, a vector graphics program). I like the BOLD typeface that Microsoft synthesizes when I push CTRL-B ...
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Nix* Typeface Rendering Exactly as in WinXP

I'm exploring the world of GNU/Linux. I don't really need fancy AA smoothing or subpixels. It hurts my eyes even @ 96 dpi. I just need extremely sharp & contrast fonts. Maybe it's just me but ...
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How can I make fonts work correctly with ssh -X?

The following happens with any GUI application after I ssh to a VPS with -X (from Apple's Terminal with XQuartz): [x@y]$ emacs ~/.bashrc (emacs:1110): Pango-WARNING **: failed to choose a font, ...
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ImageMagick installing TrueType Font Support

I am trying to install ImageMagick from source, but I can not get it to install truetype. $ ./configure Option Value ...
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Change font of cell automatically without changing font of text already placed in the cell - Excel 2010

I would like to be able to have the font automatically change color when double clicking on the cell without changing the font of the text that is already in the cell. Is that possible?
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How to check ClearType status through WMI/CIM

So I wanted to know if anyone knows if it is even possible to check the status of ClearType on a windows pc using WMI or CIM and if so, which subcategory I would have to look in? All I have been able ...
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Disable Helvetica in Google Chrome on windows

Installing the Helvetica family of fonts lead to problems for Google Chrome. Previously, this can be solved by using custom.css to forcefully use Arial, @font-face { font-family: 'helvetica neue'; ...
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Chrome 33 shows ugly, blocky, pixelated fonts in Linux

After updating to the latest version of Chrome (33) on my Gentoo Linux box, certain sites such as GitHub have started rendering with ugly, pixelated, non-antialiased fonts. Small text is now basically ...
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How to use the font “c8514fix.fon” in Visual Studio Express 2012 under Windows 7?

I have the font (it comes with the OS). There appear to be 2 problems: The font is a "hidden font" that is usually only available under certain circumstances. I do not want to change system ...
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Different fonts in URXVT for users on the same computer

Two different desktop users on the same machine with the same fonts and the same xrdb are getting different fonts in URXVT, and one of them looks horrible. I have no idea what could be causing the ...
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How to apply zoom-in only to a specific website (not all websites) - Internet Explorer

Is there a way I can apply zoom-in to a particular website (i.e. to not apply the adjusted zoom to all websites, just like Google Chrome does). I prefer Internet Explorer for reading content online ...
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Windows 8.1 cannot display some words normally in system applications

As you can see from the image the title of the window cannot be displayed normally. I think it's an error caused by the font. I can snap the text, which is "再接続しています", by SnagIt, and I can also see ...
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How to pre-scale a TrueType font file?

I have an app (Quicken) that refuses to let me set the UI font to a size that matches the rest of my system (Windows 7). I have exhausted all the options built-in to the app. I would make a copy of ...
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Whis is the usage of powerline font? [closed]

Today I stumble upon this repository in github Lokaltog / powerline-fonts There isn't much information related to what is does/patched to those fonts. I did google search for it but nothing is ...
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How do I get vlc via X11-over-ssh to display the right font, instead of black rectangles only?

I'm running vlc on my Arch Linux box, forwarded via X11/ssh to my Mac. All characters in the application have been replaced by a black rectangle, so I can't read any labels. I would guess that vlc ...
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Location of xterm fonts on Debian 7

I'm trying to get xterm working on a cloud server that I've just created. I've installed xterm, when run it I get xterm: cannot load font ...
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Different font size when running emacs and emacsclient

In my .emacs file, I setup font size like: (set-default-font "Source Code Pro 10") If I run emacs as standalone program, i.e. emacs aFile.c, the font size looks correct. But if I run emacs using ...
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Windows program for filtering available fonts (like Adobe Type Manager)

I'm looking for a program (for Windows 7/8.1) which would be able to filter installed fonts in Windows so when I use some other programs and I'm trying to choose of some installed fonts, I wouldn't ...
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How do I fix custom font icons on Firefox (again)?

Using my answer from this question, I once-upon-a-time fixed this issue in Firefox where I was unable to see custom font icons. Sadly, this is now occurring on another Firefox profile of mine, and the ...
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Legacy X11 application only sees very few fonts

I have a very old X11 application (over 10 years) that runs in a chrooted environment on my OpenSuse desktop. It used to look fine and over the years I have updated the Linux distribution several ...
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Emacs (gui) font resets on startup

I have tried the following at the very end of my Emacs init file: (set-frame-font "DejaVu Sans Mono-6") (set-default-font "DejaVu Sans Mono-6") (set-face-attribute 'default nil :font "DejaVu Sans ...
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Why isn't Helvetica Neue rendering properly?

I installed some new Helvetica variations the other day and since then Helvetica Neue isn't rendering how it should (in Chrome or Firefox). I tried deleting all the Helvetica fonts and installing ...
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Windows 8.1 Metro UI icons missing

I used FontExplorer X Pro to delete non-system fonts but after that metro UI icons disappear (shows only squares). I find this thread ...
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Emails I send to contacts are randomly being changed into Cyrillic

I'm currently using Interspire Email Marketer and I've had several users send me info that the emails they've gotten appear to be in Cyrillic. I've not had this issue before, I've been using ...
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Red fonts in bing search

When I search using Bing, some results are returned in red fonts. Please help me understand what is this indicating? Below is the snapshot illustrating it. Thanks
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Firefox encodes some characters as squares filled with numbers

Since a couple of days I'm experiencing this problem: Firefox (and Light too) displays a lot of strange characters in different websites. Something like: 🎂   And so on. I realized that those ...
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What determines the set of fonts that can be set in Equation Tools in MS Word 2007 and newer?

In Microsoft Word 2007 and newer, if you enter Equation Tools and then click on the Equation Options buttons (the very small button in the lower right corner of the Tools group in the Design tab), the ...
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Make style changes in notepad++ permanent

When I select a theme and make changes to the font name and font size, they always default back to original settings whenever I reopen notepad++. Is there a way of making font name and size changes to ...
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What are fast ways to switch between text styles (font, size, etc) in Microsoft Word or other word processing software?

Many times I need to switch back and forth between 2-3 different styles when writing a document. I dislike needing to manually click to change the style in the user interface and would like to use a ...