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Is it possible to convert OTF font to TTF font without losing quality. If yes how?

I need to convert OTF font to TTF font without losing quality. If it is possible how can I do it?
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InDesign script to replace all fonts in a document

I realize that this can be done with the find font dialogue box but I have too many files that require this text update to make that method practical. I've tried tinkering around with GREP but I'm ...
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What are good Sans-Serif fonts for technical documentation (printed and from monitor) where characters differ from each other? [on hold]

What are good Sans-Serif fonts for technical documentation (printed and from the monitor) where "I" (big i), "l" (small L), "1" (one), "!", "i", "j" look different and also other characters differ ...
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Does anyone know this font [on hold]

im looking for this font. Can anyone help please ?
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Font pairing - Constantia and

Any suggestion for a headline font to go with Constantia? I read a lot, tried different, Calibri, Arial, Roboto etc. But this is not my field and need a second opinion. Also about the size. I think ...
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How can I identify this font or find a good substitute?

There is this site http://miracle.sega.jp/ It has a lot of embbeded fonts like "ヒラギノ角ゴ Pro W3", "Hiragino Kaku Gothic Pro", メイリオ, Meiryo, "MS Pゴシック", "MS PGothic", but I only want the font ...
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Google Font for the Caviar Dreams font

I am using this Caviar Dreams font from Nymfont.com (http://www.nymfont.com/2009/06/new-caviar-dreams-font.html) I try to find a Google Font for this one but that's hard. Is there a way to easy ...
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Alternative Font Family for text in SVG-file

Context http://tankarochkuriosa.se/documents/gone-home.svg http://tankarochkuriosa.se/gone-home-scout-symbol/ Environment SVG-file in Inkscape 0.92.3 on Windows 10 Pro x64 Problem Web browsers ...
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How to deal with inconsistent font sizes in Illustrator [closed]

Attached is a screen capture of a map I'm trying to do. According to Adobe Illustrator both "COSTERO" are the same size and font. I tried the eye dropper to get them the same. Tried copying one and ...
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Font Combination with Branca Poster One [on hold]

I just wanted to ask your opinion on what would be a good font combination with the font Branca Poster One (i.e. a good body and sub header text)? Here is sample:
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How to find: Boldest font readable at a small size?

I'm not sure how to communicate this to the various font search engines online. I want something that is going to be extremely bold, like as bold as possible, so bold it almost spills out of the glyph....
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Ivy League typeface/font family - Origins and legit sourcing?

I'm a novice relative to typeface/font family sourcing. A client's style guide specifies the Ivy League typeface. I've spent an unsuccessful hour in online research trying to find the entire font ...
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What font is this and where I can find more akin to this style and what's the style name? [closed]

What is the name of this font and where can I find more fonts of this style? I also don't know what kind of font-style this is (e.g. of others, Grotesque, Neue, Slab, etc).
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Font problem when opening SVG file?

I am opening SVG files generated by D3.js code in another computer and seeing two pop-ups - And the opened file in Illustrator is missing some letters (showing cross sign instead, as if the fonts are ...
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Help me identifying this round sans serif font

I've used it a long time ago and now I can't find it. I've used all font recognizers and those don't seem to work.
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What is the font used in this letterhead? [closed]

Can anybody tell the name of the font used to write the business name?
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What font is the one in this picture? [closed]

I’m trying to make a couple edited photos and found this font that I would really wanna use. Please help me out, thanks!
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InDesign substitute font pink background, except I have the font

This is similar to How do I disable or hide the pink background on missing fonts, but the problem is I actually have the font, which is KG Tangled Up In You. When the font is used with default ...
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Is it possible to have special style for special pattern in font (ttf)?

So I'm asking is it possible to have a special design for a special text pattern in a font (ttf)? So what I mean, for example, is it possible to create a TrueType font which normally all text is ...
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What is the difference between a well constructed and a poorly constructed font?

I'm speaking of both, fonts optimised for print, and fonts optimised for screens. Serif and sans-serif doesn't matter. Commercial or free — also doesn't matter. What matters is the quality of the ...
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Which font is this? Used in Cyber Fiction films

This font was used in the Upgrade movie Police Report I have seen this type being used in many cyber fiction movies. The font identification site I tried:- WhatTheFont It gave many names. But I ...
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Anybody know this geometric font, or a similar one? [closed]

I'm looking for a geometric typeface similar to the one used in the main portion of this logo.. would love to know if you recognise it or know a similar font. I've tried WhatTheFont but... I mean, ...
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Font with A without horizontal bar

I'm trying to find the font used on this website for the name of the singer https://www.lindsayell.com/ I found this one which is similar https://www.dafont.com/adam.font?text=LINDSAY+ELL But the S ...
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Which font is this - attached screenshot

Which font is this..? Many thanks in advance!
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Which sans-serif pairs are good using typeface Foco for headlines?

I am kind of struggling with pairing right sans-serif typeface for body text. I need to use Foco for headlines for certain reasons. So far I didn't like anything I tried and I feel stuck. I would be ...
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All superscript (and subscript) font

Background I am creating an app with React Native which needs to be able to display super/subscript. For some reason, there is no way of doing this on Android because the View cannot be nested in the ...
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Why does Photoshop not render my font letter directly under its family letter?

This has bothered me for ages, a way out of the problem is to, of course, create the text in a new layer, and then position that where you need it. My question is, however, why does Photoshop render (...
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Match font for an icon

Hi I am working with bootstrap navbar and I have 4 flat icons (very sharp outline) like below : I need to make another one to show another menu option in the navbar. The new icon is only text with ...
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Differences between Proxima Nova Cond and Proxima Nova A Cond?

Trying to get this font for a client and got stuck trying to figure out the difference(s) between Proxima Nova Cond and Proxima Nova A Cond? I notice the lowercase 'a' is different (together with all ...
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Variation of proportion of non-Latin fonts

Wondering what the proportions are generally (just some rough proportions that span the spectrum) of glyphs in different non-Latin fonts. For example, I noticed that some Chinese characters are not ...
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Designing a custom font for WebGL

Wondering if it's even useful to design a font using a tool such as font-forge if you are just going to use the font in a 3D environment such as with Three.js. It seems as though the font-file isn't ...
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How to Create Compound Characters Inside a Font

Wondering if it's possible to organize a font to have features such as combining characters. Basically, I'm wondering if you can design a font in a modular way so that it can have these features: ...
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Can anyone help me identify the Japanese font (Holmes of Kyoto anime logo)?

Can anybody please help me identify the font used in the attached image. I suspect that the Japanese sample is a Dynacomware font, but I don't see a match on FontShop. Actual Japanese Text: ...
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The dimensions of a monospaced font

I have never made a font so bare with me if this is a beginner question. I am wondering what the dimensions are of a monospaced font. I understand that since it is monospaced every glyph has the same ...
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Ideas how to create oldschool gold logo similar to Labyrinth

I need to create Labyrinth style logo, but with the text "Puzzled Pint" for the small event I'm hosting. It should be similar to this: Does anyone have any tutorial? Or even some advice? I extracted ...
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What is that font [closed]

I want to know what is that font?
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Can anyone tell me what font it is? [closed]

a friend of mine want's me to find what font is used in this image.
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Font hinting, and/or something else? Avenir Next letter U (mainly) appears larger and elevated

Avenir Next (mainly the bold weight, but also Roman) displays incorrectly at sizes around 20pt and at a viewing size of between 75% and 100% in the Adobe Creative Suite apps. The result is filling in ...
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What is this font? The word “Fall” Specifically

What is this font? The word "Fall" Specifically.
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How long it takes to design a nice font

Wondering how long (rough estimate) it would take one who is skilled with vector tools to design a full featured font with font hinting and everything.
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Japanese font identification

Could some be able to identify the Japanese font for the big green letters? Im trying to emulate it to write a different word with that font. I have tried using whatthefont.com and other sites but not ...
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What options are there to sell your font? [duplicate]

I was wondering, without any legal background, how can I sell a typeface, What might the best option. I have read that creativemarket is not so popular. Some says due Dafonts donations are can work. ...
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How many different font sizes is it recommended to have on a print advert?

I am designing a double sided A5 insert. I am using only 1 typeface (FS Albert Pro) in 4 different sizes (7pt, 8pt, 11pt,15pt), light and bold. Is this too many different fonts sizes for a print ad?
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What is the closest font used in this logo?

I need to find the name of the font used in this logo. Online tools can't identify it because of the design.
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Is Bell MT free for commercial use?

Bell MT is a font that comes with most Windows OS. I've searched Google, but I can't find any clear description of its license. And if it isn't, what are some good alternatives?
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Why have different font faces for title, text body and graphs in texts?

I have read several recommendations, e.g. this one to use different font families for titles (sans-serif), the text body (serif) and graphs (sans-serif). This is also what the default article document ...
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Monospace font that supports both English and Japanese

I'm looking for a monospaced font that supports both English and Japanese. All characters should be the same width (since it's monospace). I haven't found anything that works from looking on the ...
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How to fix broken “character box” / underline position of font?

I use an old font called Carolingia. I like it very much, but there are some issues: When mixing it with other content in the same line (e.g. icons), text in Carolingia is positioned lower than it ...
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Help Me Find a Matching Font for My Logo [closed]

I have designed the logo below for a social network and am looking to put the name "UMMATI" beside it. I'm trying to decide on a font that looks good beside it and to decide whether the text should be ...
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If there is a (free / open source) black and white emoji font

Wondering if there is a free black and white emoji font out there. All of the ones I have seen are in full color, but there are the two unicode glyphs ☺, ☻, that's all I have seen.