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Need help identifying two types of fonts

please can you identify these two fonts? Thank you in advance!
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Can someone tell me what font is this?

Could someone tell me what font is this, is from LCD Soundsystem's album This Is Happening, thanks
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Why use the "system font stack" rather than a generic font family?

I recently read two articles about the "system font stack" [1] [2]. Briefly, this is a list of font families designed to pick the system font on the reader's device. So the same page appears ...
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Find the font from a single ’C’ character

I'm looking for the typeface from which this C came from. What The Font did not help.
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Noticeable FOUT with variable fonts

On an WP site I use a framework wich supports custom fonts upload. But, a font file upload for every font weight. For 3 weights I'll have in the header 3 @font-face{ declarations with 3 font files ...
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Font Awesome HTML -> .png icons

What is the easiest way to produce several of .png images of icons generated with Font Awesome and some simple CSS styling? I need to generate some social media icons that will be included in an email ...
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Why does a font have holes in small sizes and not in large sizes?

I am making a font. It looks fine in the editor (Glyphr Studio), but, if I try it in Word, it has holes where paths overlap in sizes to 74. In sizes from 75, it doesn't have the holes. It happens in ...
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I am looking for this font

They used this font on a simple clothing label. But I couldn't find it on the internet, paid or free. Can you help me?
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Can fonts control the spacing between italic words and non-italic words?

I often see examples where the spacing between an italicized word and a non-italicized word isn't sufficient. For example, in "Bored book" the tall thin portion of the d and b get a bit too ...
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Courier New font for specification

I can't embed a copy of Courier New True Type fonts in my website due to Microsoft license, so my website only uses Courier New for code sections where the host system has Courier New installed. Is ...
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What font is this and where can I find it?

What is this font ? If it is not standard, what would you say is the closest font?
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OTS Error for Black Future Font in React Application

I am encountering a perplexing issue with the Black Future font in my React application and am seeking assistance to resolve it. Below, I have detailed the problem, my troubleshooting efforts, and ...
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1.13.24_Guidance on Design block

Im helping someone to design a thumbnail for a youtube video. So far the layout has been established and i had a placeholder for text on the top left What Im going for is big med small w the fonts, ...
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OpenType 'calt' feature behaviour between font tyles/weights OR how to make a glyph correspond to any other font next to it?

I'm looking for a solution for my connected script font which has multiple weights in its' family (light, regular, bold) The problem: Individually, the styles work perfectly fine and letters/glyphs ...
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Do you know of any fonts where letters that are normally below baseline (g, y, p, q) are written completely above the baseline in lowercase?

I'm looking for a font in which letters which are normally lower than the baseline (g, y, p, q) are written completely above the baseline when in lowercase. I'm looking for such a font for the game I'...
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Inkscape: Text in illustration is not recognized as text object and cannot be reused

After creating an illustration with a text element in Inkscape, I would like to reuse the illustration by only changing the text. However, the individual letters are broken into path elements. I ...
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Should labels in a figure be set in a different font face or font size from the body text?

I'm writing a scientific text, which includes a labeled diagram. Are these traditionally labeled in the same font and font size as the body text, or in a smaller font size, or in a different font?
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What Japanese font is this used in the TeikouPenguin YT channel opening?

what is font used in the opening of the テイコウペンギン youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/@teipen.official/videos Ive tried using font recognizers but nothing...
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Hebrew Diacritics Positioning Error In Word Processor

I'm using FontForge to create a Hebrew font that supports advanced diacritics, i.e. distinguishes between sheva naḥ and dagesh ḥazaq/qal. The Unicode symbols for sheva and dagesh represent the ...
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French 70s-style commercial font identification

I'm looking for the name of a font which was quite commonly used on storefronts in France during the late 70s / early 80s (I guess). I'm also interested in some history and/or trivia about this font ...
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How do I compare the widths of two different fonts?

I would like to see numerical values of how different the character widths of strings taken from two different fonts MS Gothic and Liberation Mono are. So I used FontForge's metrics, which worked ...
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What Font is being used in this SKITCHS logo?

Can someone please help me identify this font or typeface?
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Please, help me identify japanese font

Can anyone help identify a jap font,pls...tia
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Which classes of font are generally the most readable at a glance?

When I say "classes of font", I'm referring to categories and styles such as geometric, gothic, grotesk, handwriting, humanist, etc. Out of all of these, which would be the most readable - ...
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(Screenshots) What fonts are those?

I have been using this Android program - no longer in the Google store (implying: support discontinued) - and I have noticed it uses (what looks to me like) two distinct types of fonts, respectively, ...
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Trying to find this typeface or one similar

Can you tell me what this typeface is? Thanks! You can see more of it here: https://www.behance.net/gallery/101146789/POVEMENT
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Looking alterantive font similar to "Visigoth"

Im looking for an alternative similar to the font Visigoth by Arthur Baker, but with smother and less rough. Similar to the Sonic and the Secret rings in how smoothness. and the Secret rings logo
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Need help finding Pokemon Sword logo font

Hello I’m trying to find the font used in the logo for Pokemon Sword. I’ve attempted to find the font using likefont, whatisfont and my font to no avail. All that I’m sure of is that the logo use a ...
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How to find out in Inkscape which fonts are used in specific locations for imported PDFs?

I use Inkscape to extract images and identify fonts from PDF files. I recall in an older version of Inkscape I could click on a piece of text in Inkscape and it would tell me the font name used for ...
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Anyone know the font on this Dustsilver keybord?

If not is there maby some with a similar feeling or vibe as this one? Ive tried myfonts.com and whatfontis.com but neither worked.
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Looking for Pokemon Let’s go font

Hello I’m trying to find the font used in the logo for Pokemon Pikachu / Evee. I’ve attempted to find the font using likefont, whatisfont and my font to no avail. All that I’m sure of is that the logo ...
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Would these two fonts be different enough from each other for one not to be cosidered a copyright violation of the other one?

Not sure of the legal way of wording this; but here is my best guess. Wondering if design wise if these two fonts are different enough from each other as not to violate copyright law in the sense of ...
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How to link variable font axes to characters position?

I need to build an algorithm that will automatically interpolate a variable font in the layout based on the positions of the characters in space. It doesn't matter in which software it will be ...
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1960s Technical Diagrams fonts used by NASA

It's 1960, and technical diagrams are of top design quality, despite the limited technical means available at the time. Which font would likely be used for the main text in such a diagram? I ...
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Rotate a character from the character map in word and excel

I'm not sure where to post this question, but I am looking for a "pulled in reverse" character set of the runic alphabet and cannot find one, or how to rotate just a single item. Does anyone ...
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Inkscape - how to change double lines font inside the rectangle box?

I am new to inkscape. I'm primarily using it for make flow diagrams. I've put landscape orientation of the page. When I add text inside rectangles created they come to be of double lines. I've font ...
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Workflow for making stroke animations for any script out of existing fonts?

I am looking to make this Hanzi stroke animator, which has JSON data such as this, work for any language (as of now, Tibetan, Devanagari, and Tamil). Basically I want to show an animation of how to ...
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Can you please help identify these fonts? I need to find them for a project

[![enter image description here][2]][2] What font is used in these graphics? I tried putting them through different font identifiers but I couldn't find it. probably wasn't in their catalogue. One of ...
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Gaps between overlapping letters

I am using Inkscape 1.3. Trying to use the "Milkshake" font, I see weird gaps between the overlapping letters, as can be seen below: What is going wrong?
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How is this ‘humanist’ font named?

Sorry, I'm not a font expert but I saw on Wikipedia a font I'd really like to use. I'm confused because I saw the name ‘humanist’ at the left but I discovered that it's a family; there isn't such font ...
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In print, what's a good serifed display typeface (with these criteria) to pair with body text in Times?

What typeface would work well for display text, paired with body text in Times? The criteria are that it should be serifed; with similar contrast to Times itself, certainly no greater contrast; with ...
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GNC 255 display font

What's the font used on the display of the Garmin GNC 255 ? (image taken from the user manual for the GNC 255) I tried WhatTheFont already, but none of the fonts it showed really matched.
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Problems with uploading to font forge from illustrator

I’m relatively new in the font business so I guess please try to keep it fairly simple. I just finished designing my font in illustrator and whenever I go to export it as SVG and then upload it into ...
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"Non-Intentional Lifeform" logo font identification

I'm trying to identify a font used by a short lived Australian metal band back in the '90s for their logo, as below. They had a 1996 EP and 1997 LP on Roadrunner before disbanding - both used the same ...
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Suggestions for Widening Lowercase 'i', 'j', and 'l' in a Children's Font?

I am currently using a sans serif variable-width font in software I've developed to help teach kids to read. The font is fairly similar to children's handwriting, so it works great for my readers. ...
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Anchor points were lost while copying and pasting glyphs from one TTF file to another using Font Forge

I am copying the glyph from a ttf file of the same emsize 1024 to another ttf file. I get an Anchor lost popup saying that at least one anchor point is lost while copying the glyph. How do I fix this? ...
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How can I fix the height difference between letters in a custom ttf that is rendered in HTML?

I am trying to create a custom ttf file using font forge. The purpose of building a single custom ttf file is to use all alpha-numeric characters (a-zA-Z0-9) of the 3 fonts as 1 font file. . The fonts ...
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Is there a way to create a font where only part of it is recolorable?

Basically, if you highlighted it and changed the color to, say, red, only parts of glyphs would turn red - the rest would stay black no matter what.
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Graphic Design software with Variable Font support

Which Graphic Design software have you found to work well with Variable Fonts? How are you making use of Variable Fonts for projects, that involve software, that isn't compatible, yet?
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Where can I get Fonts for Adobe InDesign CS5 software? I do not have Creative Cloud

I have an older mac pro 1.1 and Adobe Indesign CS5 software that is about 10 years old. I would like to add some new fonts to use. Is that possible? & where would I purchase them? I do not have ...
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