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

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How to a add a Unicode Range in FontForge?

I would like to add '🖁' to an existing font. It is in Miscellaneous Symbols and Pictographs (Range: 1F300–1F5FF). But while the Range is listed in: I can't find it in:
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How I can dynamically subset a ttf font?

Let's say I have a long text: Latebrae agente praefuit imperator nec praefuit ducens insidiarum sunt insidiarum emensis fatorum ubi milites rebus Noricorum viam sorte rebus suis emensis tristissima ...
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Font Tracking in ppt

I need to set font tracking to 80% in a ppt slide, but it appears you can only set character spacing of pts. How many pts equals 80%?? I am using a purchased font (Whitney Light)
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xfig, xming, and fonts

I am using SecureCRT to SSH to a Linux box with X11 forwarding enabled. When I run xfig it shows up with Xming and everything works except the only font it will show in the diagrams is 6x13. Changing ...
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Searching for a Specific Text Font in Excel

Is there a text font in Excel for which all words with the same number of letters share the same space horizontally? For example, one of my column is AAACCEINPU AABBEILMTT AABCEILLMP ...
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Windows fonts not loading correctly on one machine

I've recently installed a font "OB____.tff" on 4 Windows 2008 servers. On 3 laptops it works correctly, but on one laptop I can't use it. I've tried to delete C:/system32/Fntcache.Dat and restart, but ...
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Way to easily identify all default fonts in applications?

Debian Kwheezy (a Debian Wheezy spin with KDE), came bundled with every imaginable font and hundreds of fonts that are there to support various foreign languages in their extended character sets. A ...
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How to change the default font in LibreOffice 4

How do I change the default font in LibreOffice / OpenOffice. So that when I open a new spreadsheet document it doesn't revert to use the standard default font (Liberation Sans/Serif) How to set the ...
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Configure CUPS to run all printouts through Ghostscript to embed fonts

My office printer (some HP product or other) substitutes Courier or a look-alike for any font that is not embedded. Naturally this looks horrible. I would like to configure CUPS so that it runs all ...
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How to force Windows to use cleartype for all font sizes

I have some large excel spreadsheets and often have to zoom out to have an overall view of them. However as I zoomed out, the characters are rendered in a smaller font, and until some point size it ...
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Arial always show up as bold in my system

Lately (I'm not sure exactly when, but sometime during the last couple of weeks) pages in my browser has looked strange, and that is because the default font (Arial) looks bold all the time. Here is ...
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searching a folder using a specific folder

I have a folder on my desktop full of MS Word documents, so I'd like to find out which ones contain a particular word in a specific font, namely ADJECTIVE, that is the word adjective both capitalized ...
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Safari disallow the use of certain @font-faces

Is there a way for a user to not allow the use of certain @font-faces in the css of a Webpage? My first thought was using Safari's user style sheets but I don't know how I could over-ride certain ...
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how to change font on entire document? Excel 2008 MacBook

I am using Excel 2008 v. 12.3.6 on a MacBook. Have been sent an Excel file which comes up blank -- can change font from Arial (which I cannot see) to Cambria but only one cell at a time. How do I ...
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Can I copy symbols from one font into another?

Is it possible to copy a Unicode symbol block from one font to another? For example, could I copy Mathematical Alphanumeric Symbols from Cambria Math into Consolas? I need that nabla. I need this for ...
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Empty lines or lines with symbols only have smaller font size in VS2013

In Visual Studio 2013 source code editor empty lines or lines with only symbols, such as '{' or '#', have smaller font size than lines with alphanumeric characters. I'm using "Classic Console" ...
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What installs fonts on a unix-based system?

I want to understand in which operating systems (unix-based), I can assume that fonts will be installed automatically? I assume they are probably installed in conjunction with a desktop GUI such as ...
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Make tilde ~ character appear curved (KDE)

I recently installed a (B)LFS system on my computer. The tilde key (~) is shown as a straight line, much like the em-dash (-) in many locations, such as konsole, kate and also in the box that I am ...
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Using webfonts with sublime text 3 [duplicate]

Is there a way to use Google Web font with Sublime-Text 3 without admin privileges on Windows? I tried sublime_webfonts but couldn't get it to work. I can't install the fonts locally as I do not have ...
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Huge font size in Java VisualVM

I use GNOME Shell 3.12.2 and set all my fonts to size 11 but Java VisualVM somehow uses an extremely large font. How can I change that? VisualVM Details Version: 1.8.0 (Build 1360-130911); platform ...
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How can I alternate fonts each letter in MS word?

Is there any way I can "loop" through a list of fonts, changing each letter? example: a b c d e f where normal bold italic are all different fonts?
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Default Fonts in Windows 7

I recently installed 15,000+ fonts onto my Windows machine and now Chrome is maxing my CPU because it tries to load all of them. How can I remove all of those I installed so I just have the default ...
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VIM - How to Bold, Italic, Underline and Hypertext Specific Words?

I am new in VIM. I am writing some files using VIM. I did enough research but didn't get the answer anywhere! I just wanted to know how can I Bold, Italic and Underline a word in VIM. Also I want to ...
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CentOS 7 and X11R6 Installation

OK so I know just enough about Linux to make me dangerous. As exemplified here: I need CentOS 7 for some newer tools I use, but I also require the use of some older tools. These older tools need ...
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Font appears jagged/pixelated after child mashes keyboard

the screenshots below are from Chrome 37 before and after my little boy mashed my keyboard. He definitely hit the Ctrl key and some other characters in the bottom-left hand area on the keyboard. Any ...
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Text appears as black dots in Adobe Acrobat XI Pro

I was trying to a edit a PDF with Adobe Acrobat XI Pro on Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate: The PDF is a figure that was generated by the Python library matplotlib, which apparently use the Bitstream ...
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Chrome's fonts look off

So since maybe a week or so, my the fonts on certain websites are looking rather off... They're jagged and often bigger than they used to be. As an example, here’s the same page in both Chrome and ...
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Fonts on StackExchange websites looking ugly after installing Helvectica on PC

As mentioned in the title, I installed Helvetica fonts on my PC and now all Stackexchange websites look ugly! Before them links at the top use to look very smooth and sharp! I still need Helvetica ...
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Why is my Gvim font so ugly and grainy under Windows 7?

I use Gvim on Linux and Windows. On Windows 7 Gvim just looks ugly. Mainly because of the font. The fonts looks very grainy and poorly rendered. I tried a few different fonts. ...
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Chrome bold fonts are very large?

These fonts are so big and ugly. The only thing I can think of that could have caused this is: The other day some of my desktop icons were the placeholder white page, I used "Windows Shortcut Arrow ...
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Distorted text on certain systems (gibberish) on a delphi 6 based program

Our company use a software which developed in Delphi 6. Main language is Hebrew (this problem begin few years ago), in some systems we get gibberish values instead of Hebrew text. This problem ...
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Why RegEdit does not save my changes?

I have a windows 8.1 and my target was to decrease screen DPI from 100% down to 80%. Or from 96 down to 76. I found some kind of solutions from internet which tells me that, that kind of job can be ...
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Chrome displays bold fonts as bold italic

I recently enabled Disable DirectWrite in Chrome because some fonts suddenly started rendering as wider than they had been before. This fixed that issue, but now all fonts that should just be bold are ...
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Fonts are blurred after each reboot

The Windows fonts appear blurred. Setting the size in the Control Panel (Control Panel\Appearance and Personalization\Display) to the smallest / 100% works and every font is rendered correctly. The ...
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Missing Linux fonts

Somehow I seem to have lost my system fonts, on Ubuntu 12.10 (I HAVE to use it) - while building some other development tools. (among them, libfontconfig and libfreetype because I was building Qt ...
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Where is Visual Studio getting unicode characters from?

I've noticed that I can paste all kind of unicode characters into Visual Studio 2013 and they show up just fine. But if I try the same trick in Notepad++, using the same font, they don't show up. So ...
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Some fonts used in this document are missing. How to solve it?

In Photoshop CC I have opened a .psd file. But a window with a title "Missing Fonts" appeared. If I understand right, Photoshop needs a "Lobster" font. I use Windows 7, I've downloaded a Lobster ...
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Why can't I select the font I want for the SSMS 2012 Text Editor?

I like to use the Source Code Pro font published by Adobe. When I try to change the font of the text editor in SQL Server Management Studio 2012 it doesn't appear in the list. If I select one of the ...
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What is the purpose of fonts in registry?

What is a purpose of fonts there? HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts I did try to put font on other directory than windows/fonts and put there path to this. In ...
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Thunderbird Theme global fonts

I like Thunderbird's standard font and size, and would like to use it elsewhere. I can't find out what it is, though. I installed the Theme Font Changer, but it just says "Default". How can I find ...
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Chrome Unicode Displaying Issues

How do I fix Chrome so that it shows unicode characters like 😎 properly? Here's how it looks like: Here's how it should look like: Neither Firefox nor Internet Explorer have this issue. ...
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Display soft hyphens in VIM

How do I get (G)VIM under Ubuntu 14.04 to display soft hyphens in a UTF-8 encoded text file? The encoding and the fileenconding settings are both set to utf-8, and characters like the German umlauts ...
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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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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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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 ...