enter image description hereTypewriter

This is the font that i can't manage to identify.. or to find a close one. If someone can help me.


  • 1
    counterfeiting money? ;-) – Wolf Jun 18 '14 at 10:17
  • lool no ... is a thermal printing font. – blackice2x Jun 18 '14 at 10:19
  • You can always go to myfonts.com/WhatTheFont to upload a portion of your image and what the font will try to find best possible matches. Hope this will help you for your future font identification. – Nomadme Jun 18 '14 at 15:17

It's basically Courier:

Courier New

but produced on a fairly crude dot-matrix printer. The letter forms are a product of the way they are produced.

MyFonts has a number of dot-matrix fonts and Vactic might be a reasonable alternative which is quite close, if you don't want to create your own:


  • no (to your matrix font), look at the A – Wolf Jun 18 '14 at 10:42
  • @Wolf OK, "match" was meant to imply matched function (Courier-like dot-matrix) rather than an exact match in form. – Andrew Leach Jun 18 '14 at 10:45
  • Ok, I see. (Seems really Courier +1) – Wolf Jun 18 '14 at 10:47
  • Thanks ... basically Courier seems close inaf ... but with the dot part ... hmm ... the picture i uploaded are in zoom because if you are not looking close you don't see the dots. – blackice2x Jun 18 '14 at 10:55
  • the actual font dimension is 11. – blackice2x Jun 18 '14 at 10:57

Not sure that you will find it as a ready font. It was done via printing matrix. In past (when we need something similar) we just reconstruct it from circles and created own font.

  • :) now that is something that i can't do :) .. but thanks ..i'm still hoping. ... I found one that is similar.. dafont.com/… ... but not the same. – blackice2x Jun 18 '14 at 10:25
  • It is completely another :) if you want to do it right - you need to reconstruct letters you need with dots to imitate matrix printing head. Paint bleeding will do all the rest for you. – Vnovak Jun 18 '14 at 10:27
  • Yep, it's a custom font. If anything - you can use Lexia or Foro Medium as a base. – MarcinWolny Jun 18 '14 at 10:31

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.