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Questions tagged [fonts]

Questions about matching fonts, using fonts together, manipulating fonts, font selection and font purchase and usage rights. Please use a more specific tag if available.

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Can someone please help me identity this font? [on hold]

I'm working on a project for a memorial, can someone please let me identify this font? Thank you!
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please help me to find this font which is given below

I'm trying to find the font used in the image below. I used myfont as well whatfont is websites but did not get the exact font. Can anybody can help me to find the name of the font? https://99designs....
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What's the font that Lawson, Inc. (Japanese convenience store) used?

Searching for the font that Lawson, Inc. (the Japanese convenience store) used for their logo (the Latin alphabet one). I've tried to identify the font using services like What the font! and What Font ...
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Is there a way to tell character fonts vs non-character fonts?

I am looking at a PDF which is using the `European Pi 3' font. As you can see here, this font doesn't render the characters like actualy characters, but like different icons. The 'P' is a big circle, '...
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How to align textboxed on left and right sides

I want to create a shirt design using the same message like this shirt: Therefor I need to align both text box edges and the edges of both red blocks. I tried to do this in GIMP, however only ...
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very long banner - few words

I need to design a banner that is 50' long, with the words "it's posible". how big does the font have to be so that it covers at least 80% of the banner?
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How to export special characters from illustrator to word

The problem is I want to get some specific special characters from SVN-Bellico font like the H below. I could use it in Illustrator but I want to use them in MS Word to be able to edit them.
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The fonts that include the most symbols

There are lots of resources on "the best" fonts for designers and such. But I would like to know of a list of fonts that have the most symbol coverage. For example, on my Mac I'm able to see most ...
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Saving an Adobe illustrator file as a pdf - are fonts embedded? If so, why does Adobe illustrator say I don't have the font when I open it?

If I have an Adobe Illustrator file, and I save it as a .pdf - it looks like the fonts are included in that .pdf file. (I think this because when I open the .pdf file in Reader it looks the way I ...
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process SVG to continuous, “no move”

I am working with continuous script fonts and I need to generate a single path that do not include M commands. This would be equivalent to writing without lifting the pen from the paper. My input is ...
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Does anyone happen to know what font this is?

Does anyone happen to know what font this is? I’ve tried a few ways to identify but am getting stuck. Thank you!
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Which font is this? And can it be used commercially for free?

A client, sent this logo as png to use it in a product I'm developing for him, I'm curious to know what font is this? He doesn't know, the online detection services are pretty close but the H is ...
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What font is being used on the Mudd Island Memphis sign?

I have tried looking for this font but because there is already a font type named Memphis it keeps clogging my google results. Can anyone tell me what font is being used on the sign in this picture?
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Similar font to Publico and Graphic

I have to create a word template for a client from an InDesign document and they want to use a word system font (instead of the fonts I used). Does anyone know a good alternative to "Publico" and "...
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What typeface is closest to Greta Text that’s available on Adobe Fonts?

Here is the official page. Basically, I’m looking for a contemporary Dutch humanist typeface that’s suitable for newspapers – Greta Text fills that request perfectly. However, I’m limited to typefaces ...
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Font style: Stretched then thin, liquid-like appearance

Sorry, I'm not sure how to describe this trend but it's something I've seen a lot of in 2019. The font is distorted in a way that some parts are stretched and thick, and some parts are compressed and ...
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Font Style Name for effective search

I really think I should know this but it is escaping me: what is the style of font where all the of the x-height or is it midline parts of a font match up. For instance AFPK would have the middle ...
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What are the differences between the various font properties?

What are the differences between font-face, font-style, font-family, font-weight, and font-variant?
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Adding anchor points to edit Arabic font in FontForge

I am working with an Arabic font and the diacritics for one of the glyphs were badly off. I opened the font in FontForge and saw the glyph had no anchor points like the other glyphs and so I added ...
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Which font is used in this image? [closed]

What font is this ? Can anyone help me to find the font used in this image ?
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Using Multiple Fonts [duplicate]

I am in the process of re-branding my company logo, webpage etc. I really like the "copperplate" font for the company name, however it is limited in that there is no bold option or lower-case option. ...
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What kind of Typewriter font is that

I downloaded this kindle ebook from Gutenberg and opened it on my Kindle, and there is this amazing typeface, which I have a hard time to recognize. I passed this image through all possible font ...
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Text in Graphic when typed in looks different in different computers?

I don't understand why this occurs. I have to go to my old laptop to enter text into Mspaint so that it looks good. Below is a graphic I insert into my medium.com articles. Note the smooth text. Now ...
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How can I make a full coloured icon set work as a font?

I am in the process of designing a set of icons for my client to offer a full-colour alternative, whereby the gradient has an outline colour, with a fill gradient colour. For example here - https://...
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Downloaded font not showing colors, only shape / contour

I've downloaded a couple of fonts - Abelone and Playbox, but neither of the font colors or designs are showing up in Illustrator. They are just showing in all black/solid colors: They should show the ...
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Is it possible to make a TTF or OTF font that uses png images instead of vectors? [closed]

My problem originates in videogame development. My friend is creating bitmap fonts for our game in a PNG format. The font is 8-bit style (low res), just to mention. I have to implement these fonts ...
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What font is Google using across many apps (not Roboto)

I noticed Google is using this font specially in small CardViews and it's doing a very good job together with the rounded corners of the cards. Any one have an idea what this font is?
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Does anyone know what this font is called?

I've tried uploading the above image to a few font finder websites but am not able to find the exact font. I found this on a Youtube video.
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Any font similar to skia? (note: not lithos)

I'm looking for a font similar to Skia - but not Lithos, because the Lithos family is only in UPPERCASE and I want lowercase, bold Skia.
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How can I find anything about this effect?

I find this great image of VCR OSD Mono, but I dont have idea, whats the name of the effect on the font... I dont know any keywords about this, so I just can show:
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Modifying fonts with Gimp

I am using the Papyrus font in a banner and I would like to make the font darker and thicker without going as dark as Papyrus Bold. Papyrus Bold seems to loose the feel of papyrus which is caused by ...
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Font name on the following image [closed]

What is the name of the font or the similar font of the text on the attached photo. I found it on a paper and I liked it and want to have it in my computer.
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Help me to find a specific category of typefaces

I'm looking for a serif typeface whose curvy letters (c, s, e etc) have thick/wide spine and instead of the serif, a properly rounded ear (like on some lowercase a, c). Kind of like Didone or ITC ...
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Detect font family in Sketch

Hi I'm a dev with a Photoshop background and I can't find a way to simply click on a Sketch design text element and display the font family used. Could anyone help me on this one? Thank you very much
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What are the fonts used in Bob Ross's Intro for the Joy of Painting

I saw from another post here that had the font for his name but didn't have the answers for his signature and the "Joy of Painting" part of the title. I've used the links from the meta post but still ...
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Fonts supporting Hawaiian Characters?

For a map of Hawaiʻi, I am looking for serif and a non-serif font supporting Hawaiian characters. The fonts should go well with a modern map. Any suggestions?
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Script font Identification help please [closed]

Poor original script font for identifying. I’ve tried everything to ID the original is just too poor. I edited it heavily and was able to get a search. No exact match but some possible substitutes. ...
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Is it possible to create a font in Photoshop?

I have been working on designs for quite a while and usually used some open fonts or purchased some for the creatives. But I was wondering if I can design my own font in photoshop, then it will be ...
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Can anyone help me identify these two Japanese fonts? [closed]

Can anyone help me indentify the two fonts that are used in the areas I circled? I’m hoping to find fonts that have the multiple outlines like the ones in the picture. Thank you!
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Active Adobe Font Not Showing Up In Illustrator - Why?

I have activated the font "Good Headline Pro Bold" in Adobe Fonts: But when I'm working in Illustrator, I search for that type in the character panel, and nothing shows up: Clicking on "Add Fonts ...
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How to create curved texts like these?

How do I create these wave-like form in Adobe Illustrator/photoshop? I tried to use blended objects and applied the text on it, but it doesn't work.
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Acrobat - Optimised PDF - Unembed fonts not working

I'm using Acrobat DC (version 2019.010.20098 - auto updated by Creative Cloud). I need to unembed the fonts from a PDF file that I exported from InDesign. I do this via File > Save As Other > ...
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Anyone happen to know what font this is?

Wondering the name of this font, or the next closest thing to it. Image is from the StudioCanal trailer for the re-release of the movie. I've tried What The Font and FontSquirrel without much luck.
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Does Proxima Nova font support sixteenths fractions?

Our software prints labels using the Proxima Nova font1. The software reads data from a CSV file, and if there's a fraction within a field, we replace that fraction with Unicode values. For example, ...
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When a website says a font is “Free for personal use”, am i allowed to use it in a name card?

I have an amateur question to ask. Following the title of the question, if the website says free for personal use, am i allowed to the font and print it on my name card (business card)? I dont own or ...
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Create Bitmap Only Font from Bitmap Sources (possibly using FontForge)

I have found other threads/questions related to bitmaps and fonts but I think my usage case is atypical. This is for a very casual group project designing a font together. A group of non-artists has ...
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How to recreate The Muppet Show logo in Illustrator?

Well, I'm not sure if you can call this a logo: But yeah, I'm referring to the lettering that appears in the show's opening. I understand that it's probably a hand-painted sign, but is it possible ...
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Why is an m not an em wide in all fonts?

M and — are not always equally wide, And I wonder why, I realize that the EM-dash is one EM, but why is a M not one EM?
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What is the font of the eyeglass prescription printed by TOPCON autorefractor?

TOPCON (the Japan company, not the Texas one) uses this font in many of their autorefractors (or as they call it, auto refractometers). This font looks simple, but I just can't find the exact same ...
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Problems while creating fonts for different scripts

This is for a research purpose. I was wondering whether the designers face any problems while designing the fonts for different scripts. It is because the alignment and spacing of different scripts ...