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

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Helvetica fonts always rendering as bold in Chrome

This started happening a few days ago and I can't figure it out. When using Chrome, any text with font-family Helvetica or 'Helvetica Neue' always render in a super heavy/bold font. For example, ...
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Why do all my fonts keep disappearing each login/reboot on windows 8.1? [duplicate]

I have a very strange issue: After every reboot the contents of my windows/fonts directory is emptied (except for three fonts, like fixedsys and 2 others) and no matter how many times i reinstall ...
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How do I draw FontAwesome icons onto an image with ImageMagick convert command?

I have been writing text onto images with ImageMagick using the following method: convert input.jpg \ -fill 'rgba(255, 255, 255, 1.0)' \ -font arial.ttf \ -pointsize 140 \ -gravity Center \ ...
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Choppy font rendering on Windows Chrome

So this was supposed to be fixed with Directwrite in Chrome 37, but unfortunately I think I am one of a very few people, if not the only one who it actually backfired on. My fonts were perfectly fine ...
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If statement for font size. Creating conference badge in mail merge and need statement for font size regarding number of characters [closed]

Creating conference badges using mail merge. Need if statement to use regarding font size. If first and last name are more than 15 characters use 14 font If first and last name are less than 15 ...
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Fonts smoothing on Windows - how to disable ClearType but still get a smoothing

For a quite some time I had had a nice font smoothing settings set on my Windows 7 Pro. I can't remember exactly how I set it, I'm sure I changed two parameters to get the effect: Control Panel -> ...
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Make windows font work in linux Mint and vice versa

Before begin : I Know that some windows font are under licenses So, as a java website maker I have on my computer Linux Mint 17 and Windows 8.1 I switch very often between the two and also I try to ...
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The spacing on my Chrome fonts is weird [duplicate]

I restarted Chrome and it suddenly started spacing fonts differently. This happens on most websites. I've checked my font settings and it all looks normal. For example, when I visit ...
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facebook fonts messed up [duplicate]

The fonts from Facebook in Chrome (only Chrome) are not displayed correctly. This happens on only two computers on my home network. All computers have Chrome 37.0.2062.103 m. I have Windows 8 and ...
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Inconsolata font with powerline support and italics

Is there an Inconsolata font package with italics and support for powerline? I have only been able to find: powerline-fonts - has powerline support but no italics Inconsolata-LGC - has italics but ...
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Win8.1 x64 Chrome fonts look terrible all of sudden?

I've noticed this problem a few days ago. Chrome started displaying all fonts with a smaller space between them, has anyone had this problem? I made a comparison screenshot with Firefox 32, the lower ...
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How to make an “ASCII” art table for Facebook or Twitter?

I find this page lists some services that make a table with ASCII character. However, when I copy them to Facebook or Twitter, they are all misaligned because these sites use different fonts. Like ...
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Did Google Chrome go back to small fonts?

So a few days ago they messed up the fonts with that directwrite nonsense and all text appeared larger and blurry. I had to set zoom to 100% (I had it to 125%). Now it's back to small fonts and I ...
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Thunderbird: font size when composing mails, whitespace between paragraphs and wrapping plain text

I use Thunderbird for mail now since half a year, and most of it is OK. One of the problems I have is when composing a new mail in HTML. In Apple Mail I could use RTF if I'm correct, and that worked a ...
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Get image for each letter in font

Is there an automated way to get an image file for every letter inside a font on a Windows 8.1 Pro machine? I have searched for a while but I could not find anything meaningful.
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Why are my Chrome fonts so small?

the majority of the sites I visit look like the above example, extra tiny small. Google chrome on windows 7 no plugins tried everything from resetting windows fonts to custom zoom, which makes ...
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Cyrillic characters in Sublime Text 3 with Terminus font

I have an issue with displaying Cyrillic characters in Sublime Text 3 when I choose my favorite Terminus font: all they looks like unfilled rectangles. In other text editors I have a "character set" ...
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How to solve Visio 2003's error “Invalid number” when changing font size?

When editing a drawing in MS Visio 2003 I need to change the size of a text. Every time I change the number in size box the message is appearing on the screen and say "Invalid number". I traveled the ...
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How to determine what font an X application needs

I'm trying to run an application over an X server and I'm getting the following message: X Error of failed request: BadName (named color or font does not exist) Major opcode of failed request: 45 ...
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What will happen if I delete all fonts in windows FONTS folder?

Just curious but not dare to try out, what will happen if I delete all fonts in windows FONTS folder? Will the system menu,layout containing characters just disappear? Or does windows have some ...
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Chrome - Very heavy HDD usage. Reading all fonts from 'Fonts' folder

Because of google's bad user support I'm posting this problem here.. https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!search/hdd$20usage$20fonts/chrome/B207faUB7-Q/_70ST4eN0u0J Now every time I open a new ...
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Why do StackOverflow code blocks look awful in Chrome 37?

I've just updated Google Chrome to version 37 on my Linux system. Now code blocks look like this: And text while I write this question looks like this: On the same system, the question with code ...
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Chrome 37 - BGR subpixel text rendering

I am lucky to have a screen with BGR subpixel layout. With lucky I mean that Google Chrome 37 now forced RGB subpixel rendering with their recently added DirectWrite text rendering method. Text is ...
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Fonts got messed up in Chrome [closed]

So idk what happened but yesterday it was all fine. Today out of nowhere everything looks bigger, and the fonts are not smooth
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Vim airline plugin bad characters

I'm having issue to display correctly the vim-airline plugin. Here's what it's supposed to look like Here's what it currently looks like. Note the >, which is not displayed properly. I tried ...
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How to make the cygwin fontconfig package inherit Windows fonts?

I'm using a cygwin64 build of ffmpeg (1, 2) to burn subtitles into a video file as follows: $ ffmpeg -i file.mp4 -vf subtitles=file.srt file.ts ffmpeg version 1.2.3 Copyright (c) 2000-2013 the FFmpeg ...
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Hard to read text in all browsers under Windows 7

I'm on Windows 7 64-bit. The text on all of my internet browsers (Chrome, Firefox, IE) is very hard to read: I have tried a lot of different methods from ClearType, to GPU changes and general ...
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How to change default font in Windows 7 Home Basic?

I know, the title seems dumb, but I've tried this here, and that don't work at all. After I install an update, a critical update, which I got on 13 August, my notebook gone error, but the update ...
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Change style and color of text with text along path (gimp)

Having a frustrating problem with text along path. First I create a curved path, then I go to the text tool and type in some text, then right click the text box and select text along path. For some ...
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Yahoo Webmail - Garbled Quote Text

I've encountered a very strange problem when trying to reply to e-mail via my Yahoo Web Mail from a family member's computer. She received an e-mail from a client who is using Microsoft Outlook. ...
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Configure font substitution rules for MS Excel / PowerPoint

Microsoft Word provides a feature of adding substitution rules (windows registry or in MS Word: Options -> Advanced -> Font Substitution). I am looking for similar settings / registry keys to ...
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Changing PDF Fonts

I have a couple of questions related to pdf editing. (1) Is there a way to change a font in a pdf doc preserving the font attributes without having to select paragraphs with different font types ...
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What means the terms 'SZ', 'CP' and 'BP' on TrueType fonts?

I've downloaded a font family and the files are named like this: ProggyCleanSZ.ttf ProggyCleanSZBP.ttf ProggyCleanCP.ttf I think that the 'SZ', 'CP' and 'BP' are acronyms related to ...
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Why is there “no difference” in size between font-size 12 and 13?

This is a screencap of the font-dialog in Visual Studio 2013. Notice that the difference between size 12 and 13 isn't actually much of a size-difference, it just renders the font slightly different. ...
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Excel Macro: Setting Character Range to Bold garbles text

What I want to do is the following: I have around ~1400 rows full of data, of which the last column contains a lot of text. Here's an image to show what I mean: image removed because I can only post 2 ...
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Chinese characters not displayed correctly

On my previous laptop running Windows 7 Professional I had some MP3 files. I edited some properties including file name, album name, and album artists so that they would be displayed in their original ...
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How to fix the down arrow icon in Windows 8.1 start screen?

I am using Windows 8.1 and the down arrow button in the start screen, that takes you to the Apps screen, has a misplaced font file, and is showing a box instead of down arrow. This happened after I ...
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Changing ALL System Fonts in Windows 7

I had a quick question about altering fonts in Windows 7 I was hoping someone could give me a hand with. I have a touch of OCD when it comes to consistency and am having trouble changing the system ...
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How to List All Mono Spaced Fonts in Windows 7

How can I get the list of all monospaced fonts installed in Windows 7? I can view all fonts in Font Options. But can't find a way to view only monospaced fonts. Thanks.
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Font Substitution, didn't show correct characters on Bold or Italic

I have an old software which use 'MS Sans Serif' font to display text. While we add some unicode content, this font can't show some of them correctly. I used font substitution in windows registry to ...
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how would I change the font color of the Windows 7 taskbar? with aero

I'm running Aero but it's next to impossible to read the task bar icon titles: How would I change the font color to a different color (i.e black) so it's visible and makes the background and task ...
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Alternate font style missing/not working. Only works one at a time

So recently I downloaded a font called SansSerifFLF and the contents included the two fonts: SansSerifFLF.otf SansSerifFLF-Demibold.otf Internally they are both named SansSerif, but the DemiBold ...
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When I print my Outlook 2010 task list in Table Style, the completed items don't have a strikethrough. How do I turn this on?

I adjusted the font size to make it slightly larger when printed, and for some reason, the strikethroughs went away. However, when I view the task list in the Tasks view, I see the strikethrough. I ...
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Is it possible to extract multiple groups at once when fontifying with font-lock?

I'm trying to wrap my head around font-lock-keywords format, particularly MATCH-ANCHORED variant, but I don't see how would I re-use matches generated from one regexp. Below is my setup for ...
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Printing non-built-in font in dot-matrix printer

I have a problem with reporting software unable to print with specific font FIXEDSYS on dot-matrix printer Epson LQ2180. I also tried other fonts as well but there is no effect (the same font is ...
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Windows Fonts and Colors on HDTV (Plasma)

I've noticed that my fonts are difficult to read and the colors look a little bit off on my plasma TV connected to a windows 7 or windows 8 computer. I've adjusted the resolution and size of the ...
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How do I use a font with a space in its name in gVim?

I just installed vim-airline, and I want to use a font that has support for the cool arrow glyphs that vim-airline supports. So, I downloaded the font "Liberation Mono for Powerline" from the ...
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Firefox 30 not recognizing font

I am using stylish to change the look of my firefox. I have the font HaxrCorp S8 installed and works in programs such as bblean and sublime text, but when I try to use it in FireFox it doesn't seem to ...
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Gimp won't use an updated font

We've been developing a custom font and are having a strange problem: Gimp won't recognize updates to the font and won't forget the first version of the font installed on the system (64-bit Windows 7) ...
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Putty, some bolded/color looks fuzzy/blurry

I'm not sure if this is supposed to be normal or what because I haven't used Putty in a while because I recently built a new development box. Of interest the graphics card is a R9 270X. Notice how ...