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

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Fonts not looking the same on Office 2016 for Mac & PC

Our company is using the following font family for most of our communications: Berthold Akzidenz Grotesk (can't post a direct link because of lack of rep, but it's accessible through fontsgeek.com) ...
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Change Default Windows 10 Console Font for Batch Files

The question, Change the DEFAULT console window font in Windows 10 answers how to set the default font for the Windows 10 Console (command prompt). However, this only works when running the console ...
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Installed huge font package, now text won’t display

I installed something between 3,000 and 4,000 fonts onto my computer earlier today. However now, no google chrome pages will load, program fonts/text will not appear 9as you may see in the images ...
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How to install a pcf font so it's visible in xfontsel?

I have a pcf font file which i need to be visible in xfontsel. I tried moving it to my ~/.fonts/ directory and running fc-cache -f but when I restart X and run xfontsel, the font isn't visible in the ...
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How to install fonts on Ubuntu with terminal without moving files

I need to programmatically install fonts. I need to do this without changing the directory the font file is in. I need to do this with Terminal on Ubuntu 14.04. Clicking the install button, installing ...
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Font changed on browser without changing any font settings?

After my computer shutdown unexpectedly (the battery fell out by accident) when I booted I was greeted with a something went wrong screen (windows 10) and my PIN was removed and asked for my password ...
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How to prevent Chromium from scaling a bitmapped font?

[NB: The description below refers exclusively to Chromium; I have not tested any of this with Chrome, since I have no access to it. I still included [google-chrome] among the post's tags, because an ...
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Sent item has changed font to Times New Roman. Default font is Calibri 11

We use Outlook 2010 / 2013. We have two exchange accounts. One local (domain) and one Office 365. If we send internal mail, fonts are 100%. If we reply to an external email sometimes it is 100% ...
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Can I Override System Fonts?

How Can I Override System fonts? I'm not talking about "fonts" in notepad or install/delete font. Many Of Mac user will get this.I'm On Windows 8.1 .Is there any Way to Override System Fonts With My ...
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Missing Font(s) after restart of machine?

I am designing an application in Windows 7 under Visual Studio 2013. I have a form that has been in my application since the start and I noticed that the font had changed. I the designer file it is ...
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Fonts Pixelated/Unreadable in Windows 7

About a quarter of the fonts in Windows 7 are illegible. This includes all browsers too. In fact, as I type this it is very light though bearable. In many cases I simply cannot read the text at all. I ...
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Are the Liberation fonts 100% compatible with Microsoft Office?

In LibreOffice in Linux, I can create a text document (.doc or .docx) which contains only Liberation fonts. If I send this document to someone who opens it in Microsoft Word in Windows, and they ...
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Does XOrg have a notion of system-wide default font?

How and where can I change the default system font? For now it appears to be DejaVu 11, which looks horrible on my laptop. I mean the font that is used in menus or labels. For example when I open ...
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Font issue in Chrome

I have been having trouble displaying text on some webpages in Google Chrome recently. Instead of having the text, I get like ugly checkboxes. I don't recall having installed an extension that could ...
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How do I use two different fonts in boxes?

I'm making a simple scheme in Visio 2013, I have to use two different fonts in one box. When I change the font from the box in the control panel, it changes the whole text's font in the box I'm ...
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Font showing in font display panel but does not render correctly in Power Point

I've recently installed a font on a second PC (works perfectly on my other PC) but while I can see it in the fonts panel and select it - it renders as some kind of old typewriter font. Any idea why? ...
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How do I change the font of the text under Google's search results?

In Firefox, I don't have this issue. I think I may have accidentally changed the font size some how, but I went through Chrome's settings and while there is a way to change the standard font, there is ...
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Different line spacing depending on font encoding

Historically, I've been using Monotype Courier New as my XTerm font (it displays well both Cyrillic characters and box-drawing characters). When migrating from legacy KOI8-R to UTF-8 locale, I've ...
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Blacklist fonts for a specific program

I am specifically interested in black-listing fonts for Google Chrome. I don't like antialiased fonts for smaller sizes. When I'm using Firefox, I can prevent pages from rendering using the fonts ...
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Strange font rendering in Chromium and Firefox

On some sites I have troubles reading text because of strange rendering. The problem is in both Chromium and Firefox on ArchLinux on a MacBook Air 11" X is configured with RGB antialiasing, but it ...
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Change The Default Font of Notes.app in El Capitan

The default font of notes app which 'Helvetica Neue' doesn't good for me and I found some ways to change it like edit /Applications/Notes.app/Contents/Resources/en.lproj/DefaultFonts.plist file but it ...
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I cannot install truetype fonts in windows 10. I can't even get the option to do so

I do have my windows firewall turned on. When I open the control panel fonts, file, there is no option to install new fonts. Any suggestions? This is really frustrating.
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Italics Fonts in Windows CMD

I recently installed Ubuntu Mono from Google Fonts via the SkyFonts system. All four versions in the font family are installed (Regular, Bold, Italics, Bold Italics). I created the registry setting to ...
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Why does firefox not use Consolas font while fc-match consolas shows it?

Visiting a pages that use the Consolas monospace font (e.g. [1], minimal example at [3]) instead renders Nimbus Mono. I installed the Microsoft fonts according to the arch wiki[1] using the ...
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Restoring original fonts in windows 8.1 not working

I want to delete all fonts from my system (Windows 8.1 64 bit) except the original ones, and I followed the instructions (from many sites) to do so, but the fonts are not deleting at all. What I did ...
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What font does Windows use in dialog boxes? [duplicate]

I was wondering what font Windows uses in dialog boxes, such as this one:
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Vim insert mode changes the font defined in ~/.Xresources

Background I am running Arch Linux with the i3 WM. I am trying to customize the font in Xterm by editing ~/.Xresources as every online resource online has told me to. What i have done I add the ...
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chrome fonts - mess up my site

When I'm using large/very large fonts - my elements on the HTML looks differently whenever I use small/medium fonts. Any idea how to over come it?
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Atrocious font rendering in Firefox on Linux

Firefox (actually Iceweasel since I'm on Debian) fails to render some texts properly. It only seems to happen on some sites, for example on Stack Exchange sites everything looks pretty normal. I don't ...
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Can you change menu background color and font size of the Chrome browser?

I know you can change elements of web pages and some aspects of the outer "chrome" via custom themes, font family settings, etc. What I can't seem to find is any way to change the background of the ...
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In Sublime Text, for syntax-specific preferences, how do you enable increase/decrease font size with CTRL+Mousewheel

I am normally able to use CTRL+MouseWheel to increase and decrease the font size in Sublime Text (I am using Sublime Text 3). This behavior appears to be on by default. When I am in an editor window ...
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Windows 10 updates & changes font back to microscopic

my laptop is <2 years old. Purchased with W 8.1 and upgraded to W 10. Windows 8.1 had tiny fonts but I was able to change the size by going to Tool icon (Settings) and System Display.. Changed a ...
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Install font complains about Unlicensed font [closed]

I have a set of fonts, which I would like to install on my Windows 8 system. My user-account has administrator privileges, but the original administrator is different. When I install 5,6 or any ...
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What font is Windows 10 using to display exotic unicode characters that other programs don't?

In windows 10 search bar, in Edge and even in other browsers like Chrome, exotic Unicode characters, such as 𐀀𐀁𐀂𐀃... from Phoenician or other dead languages, are displaying nicely for me. ...
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Why can't ImageMagick read any fonts on my machine?

I'm trying to run montage. montage `ls ?.png` `ls ??.png` -tile 6x3 -geometry 32x32 tile.jpg But I am getting this error regarding fonts. montage: unable to read font `(null)' @ ...
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Change the Chrome default font [closed]

I installed a new font on my Windows 10 machine, and it seems to have become the default font in Google Chrome. How can I restore Chrome's default font?
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Inconsistent font baseline on Linux for some fonts

Some fonts on Linux render like in the picture, i.e. some characters are higher up/lower down than others. Is this due to bad rendering or a bad font? Any tips to fix it? (In case it helps: I took the ...
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How to use colored font files in Windows?

Some font files contain color information inside them. That is, the font itself is not black and white like ordinary fonts, but it has actual colors and images stored inside it, which Windows seems ...
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Visio 2016 : change effective default font?

I found a MS doc page for Visio 2007 that precisely expresses my problem: When I change the font, Visio doesn't use the new font in my shapes Symptoms When you change the font in the ...
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Paleo-Hebrew (Ancient Hebrew) font isn't equivalent with modern Hebrew keys in Win10

I've installed the Paleo-Hebrew (PH) alphabet font in my Win10. I can use it in MS word after installation but the problem is the PH Alef (𐀀) Isn't eqivalent to the MH Alef (א). Moreover, when I go ...
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Windows 10 individual system font size change

This question provides context: Windows 10 system font size change In this question is a way to increase system font size by 25%. Also, in liked help I found "create a custom DPI scale". Open ...
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Does merging fonts via FontForge replace existing characters?

As the title clearly states, I am not sure how Merge Fonts feature works in FontForge. We all know that DroidSans.ttf in the android system does not support all special characters. That's why I want ...
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How to correctly reset Windows 7 screen DPI back to normal (Smaller 100%)?

Using the control panel Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Display (partly displayed in the screenshot below), I first changed the DPI from the "Smaller 100%" setting to the "Medium 125%" setting, ...
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How do I find out and add necessary extra fonts to wine?

I'm trying to use Balsamiq Mockups under Wine It kind of works. This is what it should look like (running on a Mac): Here's what it does look like (running under Wine on Arch Linux): (ignore ...
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Re-enable squamous (zalgo) text in Firefox?

I have fond memories of 2009, with text bleeding into lines above and below. People continue to use those combining diacritics to this day, for dramatic effect, but I can no longer enjoy them. ...
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Fonts show up in apps on Windows/OSX with different names. How can I stop/fix this?

This has been an ongoing problem for the past year working in a shop with mostly macs. (while I and another user are on windows machines) ex: I get a powerpoint document that was exported from ...
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Japanese displays weirdly in chrome

When I use chrome, hiragana and katakana renders in this washed-out and thin font. I've checked the font settings and even downloaded the advanced font settings--where the non-kanji renders fine for ...
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How can I remove the pre-installed fonts in GIMP?

When using the text tool and fonts in GIMP the dropdown menu contains hundreds of pre-installed fonts (that I have never used). I have trouble finding the fonts I personally have installed ...
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Display Chinese characters, Japanese characters or North East Asian characters vertically

I recently needed to type Chinese characters vertically on LibreOffice. So I was searching around the web, but the info is either outdated or not helpful. So I'd like to share how I did it. If you ...
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Cut-paste produces squares from a PDF created with GNU Ghostscript

A PDF from the net looks fine in Chrome or PDF reader/editor, viz: However, if I try to copy-paste that page, either to MS word or a text editor, this is what I get: I tried the suggestions of ...