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

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Browsers can't display emoji 🏻, how to fix

Both IE11 and Firefox can't display this emoji: 🏻 can be seen here. All I can see is a rectangle in IE11 and a rectangle with alphanumeric characters inside in Firefox. Is there any way fix this? I ...
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How can the font size be changed in Notepad++?

How can the font size be changed in Notepad++? I just downloaded and installed Notepad++ v5.4.5 (I have been using UltraEdit for the last 11.5 years) and can not find a menu command for changing the ...
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Avenir Next font corrupting fonts

Every time I install Avenir Next on my PC it corrupts my fonts (showing random symbols instead), requiring me to delete the font registry entries, reinstall all of my fonts, and reboot. I still can't ...
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Convert .fon to TTF or OTF

How can I convert a bitmap fonts (.fon) into TTF or OTF fonts? I don't need any of the features in vector fonts such as ClearType; I just want my bitmap font simply transformed into TTF or OTF ...
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Change TTF font name

How can I change font name? Not ttf file name, but font name. For exmple I want to rename Tahoma to the Tahoma7. My goal is to rename Tahoma from the Windows 7 and install it for the WindowsXP ...
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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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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 (𐤀) Isn't eqivalent to the MH Alef (א). Moreover, when I go ...
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How to change the font of the heading number in Microsoft Word 2003?

How do you change the font of the heading number? If I get into the Styles and Formatting tab, then click on the drop down arrow of the heading I want to modify, and then edit the font in the Modify ...
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Font size with XMing X11 forwarding too small

I am using a GUI application running on a remote Linux host, but displaying on my Windows desktop using the XMing server, PuTTY with X11 forwarding, (and ssh -X as well, which is done by SLURM's srun ...
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Jagged font rendering in Windows 8 Metro and Windows 10, even with Windows 7 ClearType

I've always been bothered by Windows's font rendering, but it really started to bug me in the Windows 10 Preview. All Linux OSes, including Mac OS X have clear, smooth fonts, but Windows's DirectWrite ...
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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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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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Forcing Acrobat Reader font

I have a netbook with Linpus Linux and I'm trying to open automatically generated documents with Acrobat Reader that use Verdana but without having it embedded inside the PDF file. Linpus doesn't ...
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Change the Chrome default font [on hold]

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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Uninstall / remove multiple fonts windows 7

I am having a ton of trouble trying to uninstall fonts in windows 7? I keep getting errors: Aharoni Bold cannot be deleted because it's in use Every solution I have seen so far takes like 2 ...
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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 𐤀𐤁𐤂𐤃... 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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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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Very bad fonts in Evernote

Font renedering is very bad and almost unusable in Evernote in Windows 10 PC. I have a FHD screen and have gdipp installed (disabling that makes no difference). Screenshots:
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How to capture fonts from the websites?

Sometimes some websites have very cool fonts and they might even be freely available over the internet. Is there a simple way (an app maybe) which can be used to find out which font the website is ...
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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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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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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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Segoe UI Hebrew/Arabic characters

I can enter Hebrew characters in the Google search field and they are displayed correctly. For some reasons, I sometimes switch to Bing search, and now I see that I can enter Hebrew characters, but ...
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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 get Word 2007 to stop changing the font when pasting special characters

When pasting text as "unformatted unicode text" in Word 2007, some special characters will be rendered in a different font, even when the current font at the place of insertion has these characters. ...
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Matplotlib font_manager.py font finding error

On a Ubuntu 12.04 machine, whenever I plot something I get an error like: /usr/lib/pymodules/python2.7/matplotlib/font_manager.py:1228: UserWarning: findfont: Could not match :family=Bitstream ...
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How can I use emoji characters on a Windows 8 PC without a touch screen?

The Windows 8.x touch screen keyboard allows for use of many emoji characters, but how can these be accessed without a touch screen? I would've thought they should be available through Character Map, ...
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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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Weird font issue in IE and Chorme, but not Firefox, on certain websites

A few sites look really bad when viewed in IE. Can anyone tell what's the cause for this? This specific website uses a font called "Helevetica (Neue)" which we don't have on our systems but why ...
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Replace missing font with font of my choice in Photoshop CS5

I'm using Photoshop CS5. How can I replace all instances of a missing font with a font of my choice?
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How do I change Windows 10 fonts? [duplicate]

With Windows7 it was possible to change the fonts used by Windows for title bar, menus, popups, etc. This way I could get rid of "anti-aliased" fonts such as Segoe UI that are blurry and use ...
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Cannot change powershell default font to Lucida Console

This is a trivial problem, but it annoys me that I can't get to the bottom of it: I'm running Windows 8, Powershell version 3.0. By right-clicking on the title bar I can go into the Properties and ...
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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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How to change the default fonts in Windows 10

I have read the entries for other OS versions. Changing the MS Shell Dlg (2) entries in FontSubstitues registry key doesn't seem to work (in Windows 10), or it works in two minor places. I don't ...
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Firefox distorts text

This is Firefox 22 on Windows 8 pro.
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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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How do I change the default font of Sticky Notes?

How can the default font be changed for the Windows 7 Sticky Notes application? I can't stand that faux handwriting font it uses.
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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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Customize text editor and terminal to use non-monospaced fonts without the horrible results?

I want to experiment with all fonts, including those that aren't mono-spaced. I understand the reason for using monospaced fonts, but frankly they don't seem legitimate to me. For instance, one ...
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How can I list fonts with glyphs for a specific alphabet (on Windows)?

Fonts (in Windows but not just) don't usually contain glyphs for all languages. Actually, most of them only have glyphs for one language, or rather, one alphabet. I want to list all fonts on my ...
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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 ...