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Installed all fonts from another laptop - now Power symbol & other symbols are missing

I made the mistake of moving my Font folder from my Windows 7 laptop to my Windows 8.1 laptop and hitting "Install all." Now some of the Symbols aren't appearing - for example the "Power" Symbol on ...
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Win 8 system font turns into gibberish after each restart

I have accidentally put an AvenirNext.ttc (font file) to Windows Fonts folder (C:\Windows\Fonts). At first, no change was visible. Only the next morning when I turned the computer on, the system font ...
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How can I avoid Windows 8.1 resetting my font size?

I am using Windows 8.1 on my laptop, which has a 15.6" screen with resolution 1366x768. I measured the screen with a ruler and calculated its DPI, which is 101. Therefore, I have set the scaling to ...
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Disable ClearType fonts in Windows8

How is it possible completely disable ClearType fonts in Windows 8. Fonts really look very ugly on my Windows 8. I tried disable via cttune.exe but it doesn't help. Thanks!
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Where are windows8 Menus / Icons font-sizes stored in registry

I can manually change the font-sizes from this windows 8 control-panel window. But I need to automate this process with AutoHotKey, so I can basically have two different menus/icons/title-bar ...
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Resolution of certain programs appear differently on the same screen

I am sorry for not very clean title of my question. But this is the best I can figure. I just got new Acer R7 with Windows-8. The resolution is 1900xsomething. Explorer, notepad, system setting and ...
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Is there any way to back up the default fonts in Windows 8? [duplicate]

I want to be able to back up my default fonts from my Windows 8 Pro install. I'm going to be doing some stuff with my fonts, and I want to be able to get back all those is something happens to them. ...
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Windows 8 Pro Font cache issue

For making some kind of font installer, after some install and uninstall, my windows 8 Font cache , damaged, so in Microsoft work or other application that uses windows fonts, when I select any 3rd ...
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Disable anti-aliasing for some fonts in Windows 8

How do you disable anti-aliasing for only some font names in Windows 8? Specifically, I like to use Terminus which is an awesome coding font, but looks like garbage when rendered with ClearType and ...
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Windows 8 Font Stack [closed]

Are there any new fonts in Windows 8 compared to Windows 7? Is there any place I can get a complete/diff list, perhaps even with some previews?