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

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GIMP stuck on “Loading Data Files: Fonts”

I load up GIMP and it gets stuck on "Loading Data Files: Fonts" every time. I have deleted my GIMP profile multiple times, I cleared my font cache, I even searched for corrupt fonts, (0kb font file ...
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Two virtually identical Windows 7 PCs. Only one reports missing fonts in InDesign?

We have two virtually identical Windows 7 (x64) PCs, both running InDesign CS5.5. One of them had to be reinstalled from scratch and, unfortunately, its fonts were lost in the process as they were ...
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Is it possible to fix font rendering on Windows 8 for modern WebFonts?

Modern WebFonts like Roboto looks awful on Windows (even with DirectWrite) in Google Chrome/Firefox/IE. Is there a way to fix this? Many many websites are using these fonts and it's just super ...
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Set font in the clipboard by powershell

My first question here :) I searched a lot and could not find the answer to my problem. I know how to pipe my output to the clipboard. What I want to achieve is to set the contents of the clipboard ...
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How to backup the fonts in Windows 8 to transfer to a fresh windows reinstallation?

In previous versions of windows they were easily found in c:\windows\fonts folder. Now the font files are distributed across multiple folders in c:\windows\winsxs I understand that this was a ...
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Removing Symlinked Fonts in Windows 7

I recently had a copy of Extensis Suitcase blow up on me and I need to delete some symlinked font files so I can remove my font vault. What's the best way to do this? Some links I was able to ...
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Font wont Install correctly in Windows 7

I am having a problem where I cannot seem to install the 'Gotham' font correctly. The font files are in my fonts folder, but when I try to use them in a program, they are not displaying correctly. ...
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Considerations for restyling Word “Default Paragraph Font” ? (Word 2010 / Screenshots) [on hold]

Questions For those of you with experience in creating Word templates, do you or don't you restyle the Default Paragraph Font (DPF)? Why or why not? Or stated another way ... Given that the ...
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Problems printing Lato font

I'm having problems printing documents which use a particular font, Lato. There is not problem with viewing the documents on screen, and the printers don't have any problem printing Microsoft fonts, ...
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English fonts displayed RTL and mirrored in Hebrew document

Word-2013 displaying English fonts mirrored and RTL-ed when opening a word document containing English and Hebrew fonts. Example: NET Framework (LTR) while it is displayed as krowemarF TEN I created ...
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How to find character sets supported by a specific font?

How can i find which character sets are supported for a specific font and environment? I have a word document in windows 7 (which is a report template) with times new roman font, when i execute report ...
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Fonts appear different when migrated from Windows XP to Windows 7?

I’m a graphic designer and just upgraded my work computer from Windows XP to Windows 7, I added all the fonts I had on my old setup—including erasing the stock ones and using the fonts from old system ...
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fontconfig: Change the name a font is listed with

When I install a font like "Colaborate" in Debian, I see five different font families (e.g. in Inkscape or LibreOffice): Colaborate-Bold ColaborateLight Colaborate-Medium Colaborate-Regular ...
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Is there a way to display Unicode flags by installing a specific font? If so, which?

So I've been wondering about the Regional Indicator Symbols and their use in mobile phone systems. It should theoretically be possible to create a font for computers that shows the actual flags ...
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Changing my web browser font

I just installed OpenSUSE 13.2 on my system with GNOME Shell. The font that I get is just plain hideous. I'm not talking about the title bar font though. I'm talking about this monstrosity that I see ...
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Are .otf fonts safe to install on Windows?

I've been searching and haven't been able to find anything on this. There are lots of free fonts available online in .otf format. After downloading them, you Right click->Install to install the ...
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I have Helvetica installed but it doesn't show up in the Fonts folder

I have both "Helvetica" and "Helvetica Neue" typefaces installed but only the last one shows up in the Fonts folder even thought when I open Photoshop or any software I can use both. How can I fix ...
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Why does my PDF have improper bolding/unbolding when saved from Word 2010?

I have the font "Alegreya" installed on my Windows 8.1 PC. In the "Fonts" folder, I see that this includes font styles "Black; Black Italic; Bold; Bold Italic; Italic; Regular." When I write a ...
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Fixed highlighting in tmux

I miss highlighting (reverse mode) on console since I started to use urxvt + tmux as main terminal. The highlights was replaced with with italic font - what looks pretty cool at first - however I ...
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Changing font of bilingual (Chinese & English) text in Excel

I have a large Excel file containing both English and Chinese text. I would like to change the font of the English text but whenever I do so, the Chinese text switches to another Chinese font, which ...
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How can I make a TTF font out of SVG graphics?

I have a series of numbers 0-9 as SVG graphics. I'd like to be able to reference them in my app as TTF font. I've never made a font before and am having trouble finding a solution to this. How can I ...
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Unusual font issue in Chrome

Of late, I've noticed that some websites are using really light font that are barely visible. I thought that it was just a growing trend in web designing but it was weird. I decided to try and visit ...
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Chrome font size decreased drastically for no apparent reason

I just restarted Chrome after a crash and the font size had decreased significantly in some areas of certain websites and not others. It is not due to the zoom level being changed and the DirectWrite ...
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Font not showing on Windows (taking space)

(Complete font newbie here) I took a stock font and created a certain glyph which was the combination of other glyphs The steps involved were: Open in fontforge, and then save the font as dir. Use ...
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Missing font in the template psd

I am on photoshop CC 2014. I need to modify a wedding invitation card. When I opened it I get this error Missing Font.I try to resolve this problem by choosing the proposed font as mentioned in the ...
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Font inconsolata unreadable under Windows 8.1 with small font sizes

I always use inconsolata-g for programming but with font sizes under 11 it is unreadable in Windows 8.1. For example the equal sign is just displayed as a single line. I have clear type activated and ...
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Font name of windows taskbar

Windows 7: I downloaded a program to give me a taskbar on my 2nd monitor at work. The font on that second taskbar is off. I would like to try and change it to match the main taskbar. What is the font ...
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I need to create a PowerPoint template for departmental use with fonts embedded. Which popular fonts are unrestricted?

I've got a broad need to create a PowerPoint template to be shared across a range of several dozen people, with widely varying ranges of technical aptitude and different computers. I have no ...
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Issues with Chromium Scaling

For further reference, I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and am using Chromium 41.0.2272.76. My default screen resolution is 1920x1080, and my font size is 11pt. I was recently poking around with the scaling ...
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Is there a font included in standard Office 2013 that supports Ancient Egyptian numerals?

I'm making a quiz in which I want to ask a sum in Egyptian Hieroglypics. I give them a sum in Arabic numerals, and they need to select the correct answer in ancient Egyptian numerals. The numerals I ...
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Why are there multiple ttf files for a font?

I don't know how fonts work. For me, I just like Dejavu font, so I download it from the website. But when I unzip the file, there're so many ttf files. do I need to go through them one by one to ...
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How to install a font onto cygwin terminal

I really like Dejavu font. And I want to make it available on cygwin terminal. But I don't know how to install this font. Can anyone help?
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LibreOffice 4.4.0.3 opening a PDF file displaying wrong Traditional Chinese characters

I have installed the LibreOffice 4.4.0.3 portable for Windows (my OS is 64-bit Windows 7 Home Premium Traditional Chinese version), hoping to use the PDF editing feature in the LibreOffice Draw. I ...
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GSUB table lookups not working in Fontforge

I'm making an Indic font and some letter combinations have to be replaced by conjuncts and so on. I've never designed a font requiring substitutions. I studied Kalinga font supplied with MS Windows ...
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Chrome not displaying characters despite being installed

There are quite a few sources online on how to fix Unicode characters not displaying correctly, though most of them just tell you to make sure you have a font installed on your system that contains ...
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How do I fix line spacing in Notepad++?

I used CCleaner on my pc and restarted. After I restarted I opened Notepad++ and was told that config.xml was gone. Afterwards, my previous opened .txt document was opened but the font and spacing ...
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Linux Mint. Installing bdf fonts with console (fc-cache/fc-list)

I found an interesting font on GitHub. And it even had an instullation guide. So I use fc-cache -fv and it displays processing on directory with my files: ... /home/my_profile_name/.fonts: caching, ...
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Eye friendly text/background display color in Word 2013

White background and black font can cause eye fatigue after long hours of editing documents with Microsoft Word. I think I remember that an old version of Word (probably 6.0) had this feature: Navy ...
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How can I repair original windows 8 Font Types

Recently I've decided to remember good ol' times and install classic windows 98 themes: **** Sorry, I can't attach any images due to low reputation **** When I've realized all the default fonts are ...
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Update KB3013455 actually affects Windows 7 systems too?

I'm experiencing blurriness and fading letters. There has been released a fix for that but not for Windows 7 so what do I do? Here's what I'm talking about in case anyone's confused.
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Change how web browser interprets certain fonts?

I have the Helvetica Neue Family fonts, and there are a lot of websites that use the Helvetica Neue font but it defaults to the Ultralight font. But finally after much research, I found the answer, so ...
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How to change the list of font’s supported scripts

When I do otfinfo -s fontname.otf with a font (that support Cyrillic) I get the following result: DFLT Default grek Greek latn Latin latn.AZE Latin/Azeri latn.CAT ...
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Troubleshooting Text Not Displaying Properly - Java Applets / Pop-Ups

I'm having trouble troubleshooting a display issue I'm seeing in some pop-up windows, and it seems to be Java related. I'm on the latest JRE (no new updates available from java update), have tried ...
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Change color of pasted email addresses in LibreOffice Calc

I use LibreOffice Calc on a Linux system. Sometimes when I paste text into a cell (in particular, email addresses) they display as blue font on grey background. But I want black font on white ...
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Change the color of specific words in Microsoft Word/Publisher

I have a paragraph of text with 5 different colors. Is is possible to just change the color of black text to another color? If not, is there an easier way than just selecting each part of the text ...
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Where does RubyMine find its fonts on OS X?

RubyMine 7.0.4, OS X 10.9.5. I am trying to change the font in RubyMine through the preferences, and I can select from a list of fonts, which I assume are preexisting system fonts. I added Fira ...
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Missing Glyph error during PDF/A conversion with Ghostscript

I try to convert a PDF created by SAP to PDF/A for archival purposes with Ghostscript 9.15 by using the following command line: gswin64c.exe -P -dFirstPage=1 -dLastPage=2147483647 -dPDFA=2 -dSAFER ...
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Corrupted rendering of Courier New font in Windows Server 2003 [duplicate]

I have two virtual machines with Windows Server 2003 running in VMware Workstation 11.0.0 on Ubuntu 14.04.1. Unfortunately several days or weeks ago both the machines started to render all four fonts ...
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How does Chromium OS choose its fonts?

I just started to use Chromium OS. I'm just wondering how does Chromium OS configure its fonts settings (which file it uses), I don't guess it's in /etc/fonts/conf.avail. And Chromium OS has a good ...
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Font overrode other font?

so basically a few days ago I downloaded and installed Helvetica Neue UltraLight font and I recently noticed that everything is screwed up. Most websites use Helvetica Neue font and this new font must ...