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

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Special characters are not displayed in terminal and vim

I'm using redhat release 5.6 (Tikanga). Recently I installed a patched font that support some special characters. I'll describe what I did. Installed the font in the ~/.fonts directory Run fc-cache ...
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Install TTF font on xterm (cygwin)

I am trying to install a new font on Cygwin. Lots of websites give tricks for an old Cygwin where everything was inside: /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/TTF Some say it's easy with this: cp ...
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Quickly apply specified font using keyboard shortcut in Microsoft Word

Is there a way I can create a keyboard shortcut in Microsoft Word (more of like a Macro or something) so I can quickly select some text and apply a specific font? I am doing a lot of assignments ...
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How is it determined what symbol of a font is displayed when using a specific character encoding?

I'm trying to understand the full story behind how text gets on screens. For keeping things simple I stay with single-byte encodings (no Unicode). On my disk there is a sequence of bytes, each with a ...
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Text on incoming Gmail displays as random series of flecks and dots

I am using Mac OS X 10.10.3 (Yosemite) on a MacBook Pro (early 2012) with Chrome Version 43.0.2357.65 (64-bit). The emails that are appearing as just a pattern of a few random flecks come mostly from ...
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How to increase the font size in the Matlab help browser permanently?

Maybe I'm getting old, but the text in Matlab's built-in help browser is too small for me to read comfortably. It is possible to increase the font size using Ctrl-+, but every time a new help page is ...
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Visual Studio 2013 doesn't display font correctly

I'm using Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64 on my computer, and I'm also using Visual Studio 2013 Premium. For some reason, VS won't display/render the font that I want to use correctly. I'm trying to use ...
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Are there fonts that have both italic and oblique variants? [closed]

I would like to know if there are fonts I can download that come in both italic and oblique styles. I tried searching on the web, really I did. And there are always millions of results! But none of ...
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Messed up. How to reinstall/restore fonts on ubuntu 14.04?

I tried to install some fonts on Ubuntu and instead messed up rendering fonts on ubuntu altogether. Currently, all fonts in all apps (except for Chrome which I'm typing in now) render characters as ...
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Notepad takes a long time to open Font Options

I have been running Windows 7 Ultimate though Bootcamp on Mac OSX Mountain Lion for about 3 years, but this has not been a problem until about a 8 months ago. I've ignored it for a while since the ...
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Update font on Windows

I want to update DejaVu Sans Mono font on windows because my version of font doesn't have U+FE65 glyph ("small greater-than sign"), while on my linux box I have this glyph in that font. So I ...
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Is it possible set different fonts/font sizes with different languages in Word 2010?

I'm working on a document and need to keep switching between English and Thai. I can do this easily enough, however every time I choose the Thai keyboard Word automatically uses Cordia New (14pt), ...
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Word 2013 - Default fonts for multiple languages?

When working with multiple (more than two) languages in the same document, how can one set a separate default font for each one? This is required in my case since the languages have unique scripts. ...
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How to set Notepad++ GUI text to a bigger font?

I can't seem to find anything about this topic anywhere on the net, so I am asking here. Is there any way to increase visual font styles of the interface's text of Npp? I am not talking about the ...
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Can I package my PSD files for export and include the fonts?

This question is very similar to this one, but not a duplicate...in my opinion anyway. I am not so much interested in finding out which fonts are used, I just want to know if it's possible to package ...
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customizing firefox webfonts in userContent.css

Sometimes when I am on some webpages Firefox keeps using some fonts that ends me up with tiny squares around the corner, I solved the problem using userContent.css file with these options: * { ...
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Installed a font from a Mac OS X computer now all Windows icons and tray texts look funny

I am running windows 8.1. I installed a font Avenir Next‎ which I got from a friend who has a Macintosh. I guess that’s the reason, I am not entirely sure. But my fonts in the tray and on the desktop ...
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crystal report font windows 8

i have used a program in windows vista which have used crystal report to make the reports. it worked there correctly. i installed that program in windows 8. every thing was fine expect the reports. ...
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What is a reliable Sinhala font that is larger than Iskoola Pota?

I am using the standard Microsoft font for Sinhala, Iskoola Pota, when writing in a mixture of Sinhala and English. However, compared to the English text in Arial font, the Sinhala is tiny. I am ...
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Is there any way to fix Google Chrome's issue with fonts?

I'd like to preface this by saying that I don't want to replace Helvetica with Arial. Anyway, I've noticed that while developing websites, some fonts look weirdly smoothed in Google Chrome. (For ...
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Blurry font on laptop, Windows 7, using the recommended resolution and an updated driver

I have recently replaced my hard drive, and I am going through the process of reinstalling my drivers. My laptop used to show crisp letters, but now I feel they are slightly blurred! So I updated my ...
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Fonts not looking right on brand new laptop in . Help please [duplicate]

I just got a new HP Probook 450 G2. One of the tasks I got it for, was to use Google Docs and google scripts. I've noticed when using Google script editor, on Chrome and Firefox, My fonts are not ...
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Macro to change font in email, dependent on which email account is being used

I have several different email account for different companies I work with, and each one has a different corporate font for emails. Anybody got any ideas how to quickly change this over when ...
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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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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) [closed]

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 ...