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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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Is anyone still selling 'Gordita' by TDF? [closed]

We would like to buy a license for the font Gordita by The Designers Foundry. They are working on a version 2.0, so they mailed us they don't sell it any longer. That's why I'm asking here. Perhaps ...
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Can somebody please tell me what font this is? [closed]

Its very edited but I'm pretty sure each letter is easily identifiable. Help would be greatly appreciated.
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Font Family Similar to Unitext

I really like the Unitext font by Monotype, but I'm trying to avoid web fonts with page view restrictions and counters. Can anyone suggest an alternative, paid or otherwise, that might fit the bill.
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can i use fonts of google fonts for commercial use? [duplicate]

can i use fonts from google fonts for commercial use? like logo design or flyer or brochure,etc i have already entered the page named "Open Font License web version" but i still can't understand if i ...
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What is the technical term for a replacement character if a font does not have a representation

If a font does not have a representation for a particular character, it usually uses some kind of square or a icon with a question mark. As far as I know, there is a more specific term that "...
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How do I remove unwanted fonts? [closed]

I can see the Noto fonts in Adobe Illustrator but I’m not able find from Library or font book how to remove them. Please help me to clean up this font family.
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Looking for a close match to classic Skee-Ball font

I'm trying to find a font that is similar to the classic Skee Ball logo, which can be seen here: Here are a couple I've found that are somewhat close: https://www.1001freefonts.com/cameo-appearance....
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Is Times Roman a font? [closed]

I've been studying the practices of the late Massimo Vignelli, and his "A Few Basic Typefaces" has my attention. However, the fifth typeface on the list is Times Roman, which I can't find anywhere. ...
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How to change font in the entire SVG file when editing in Inkscape?

I have opened an SVG file in Inkscape after haven't changing it for 1-2 years (the file is stored in a git repository and now I have to perform some changes) and suddenly wrong font is used to render ...
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Emoji support for chrome on linux [closed]

I am on a CentOS 7 machine, I want to take a PDF export of my website that has emojis in it using puppeteer (that internally used Chromium). But natively, very few emojis are supported on linux, and ...
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Where are lists stored in Rightfont? [closed]

I use Rightfont as my font manager. I made a bunch of lists and I need to migrate them to a new user profile on the same computer. Is there a way to copy the lists to the new user without recreating ...
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Permission to uses fonts to web [closed]

how can I know if the font that I have "Weidemann std font", have the permission to visualize it on the web?
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Choose glyphs for webfont

I am using a font to build a website. The design uses a font that has several glyphs for the same letter "a" and I need to use a specific one. The issue I have is to choose between the two once the ...
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Can anyone help me identify the Japanese font on the cover of this book?

I am looking for the font that is used on the cover of the book in the image, does anyone know it? I am not even sure if such a font exists, it might be calligraphy but any answer is much appreciated.
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Apple's iOS Design Resource Library — Apple supplies wrong font?

I've been using Apple's iOS Design Resource Library in Adobe XD, and have Apple's official SF font installed. The problem is that when you open the library in Adobe XD it complains that the SF font is ...
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What font is used in “Fundamentals of Corporate Finance” book by Jonathan Berk, et al?

I'm new to StackExchange. Below is the image of the font I'm looking for ... The font is used by "Fundamentals of Corporate Finance" 3rd edition textbook by Jonathan Berk, et al. I have tried all ...
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What font is used in criticalstack.com logo?

What font is used in this logo? I'd love to use this font in my company logo. I have attempted to find the font using all the tools those which have stated in the guidelines page. But I couldn't find ...
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License for Amphion fonts? [closed]

I'm a volunteer webmaster with a non-profit organization. Our original web site designer specified the "Amphion" font for some elements. This font is freely available on dozens of web sites. Some ...
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Isolated > medial substitutions in FontForge

I've been working on a font for a fictional language (Ta'agra from Skyrim) and I'm having issues getting the substitutions to work. It's supposed to be written similarly to Arabic where each letter ...
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What font is this logo. - I have found similar but this one looks to be stretched horizontally and i need the same on [closed]

What font is this logo. - I have found similar but this one looks to be stretched horizontally and i need the same on
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What distinguishes a print font from a screen font?

When evaluating a font, what characteristics should I use to determine if it is better suited for print or electronic displays (or both)? I imagine this is more of a spectrum rather than "this font ...
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How to make text look like readable English but is actually illegible? [closed]

I’m looking to obfuscate some text by making it completely illegible. While this is very easy to do in handwriting, I need it to be done on a webpage in Verdana. I was thinking that I could possibly ...
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can you identify this font? [closed]

so I am looking to find the fonts thats being used on the cartier.co.uk website or as similar as possible? here's the 2 fonts I am looking for - thank you! :)
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How to create a smooth 3D effect on text?

In Inkscape, I used to be able to apply the combined lighting filter over text for a great smooth, 3d lighting effect on text but am not able to with updated version. How do I create this effect on ...
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What are Google font alternatives for Franklin Gothic

What are Google font alternatives for Franklin Gothic? I need an alternative to Franklin Gothic in Google Font Library.
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Why Outline fonts are rasterized before using on screen? [closed]

I am new in Typography and now a days reading about fonts, rasterizer like FreeType etc. What i get till now is that fonts are mainly divided into two types outline fonts (.ttf, otf, .pfb etc) and ...
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Pixel Width of characters in a font

Is there any easy way to figure out the width of each character in a font? I'm trying to line up two tables of data with data scraped from a website. The issue is that the text in one section of the ...
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How do I get set the font I need in CS6 and lose Myriad forever?

How do I set a font so that stupid Myriad does not appear each time I open a new image? I have to plow through a hundred other fonts to get back to the one I need every single time I open a new image. ...
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How to know which second typeface should be used, given a contextual typeface?

When searching for how to "italicize" a word in an italic context, I come up with an idea that changing the typeface is the solution that still convey the psychological effect that an italic-in-roman ...
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How to rename individual fonts so Photoshop recognizes them as a font family? [closed]

I downloaded some weight variations of a single font (ex. light, regular, bold, etc.) but the naming conventions used weren't consistent (ex. Font Light, Font LLight, etc.). I think Photoshop reads ...
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Good pairing for Phenomena font?

I'm trying to find a good pairing for the main font that I've chosen for a website, namely the Phenomena font from Fontfabric: I'm using this font for the Headings and Titles, and I'm trying to find ...
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Recommended Font for distinguishing upper/lowercase letters and numbers

We have a small in-house application which generates a string consisting of upper and lowercase letters, and the numbers 0-9. We've tried using various fonts to output this string, but users ...
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Is there any way to allow photoshop to download required fonts automatically or Manually?

While i download some PSD file and open using photoshop so many fonts are not installing my system. so i check each and every font and google it and download it. it takes so much of time. So Is there ...
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how to get used text details on gimp

How can i get used text details like font-family,font-size,font-weight etc from a psd file in gimp
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Should I rasterize or expand fonts in Illustrator for sending files to print? [closed]

When preparing art work in Illustrator, is it better to rasterize texts, fonts or expand them? I'm trying to discover, which of these options is most suitable for sending the file to a printer or ...
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Tools for Managing Personal Font Libraries

I have a ton of licensed fonts from various foundries (1,000+). Is there a tool out there similar to Typekit that would enable me to host/organize my personal font library on the cloud AND keep them ...
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Is the below possible using Adobe Illustrator. It yes, then how? [closed]

I am a novice using Adobe Illustrator. I need to convert this to the colors as shown in the 2nd image. The font is called Advio. Any help? This is what I have so far: This is what I want to achieve: ...
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Website to extract fonts and colors from other sites

I'm looking for a website where you can type in a URL of a site and then the website extracts all the used font-styles and colors used in this particular URL. The result looks like a kind of ...
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Can anyone identify what this font is? Or a similar font? [closed]

The following is a screenshot of the dating application "Coffee meets bagel". I was wondering if anyone can identify what the font being used is, or at least a similar font. (I have already tried ...
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Automatically create bold-italic from italic font

Google Chrome has a nice feature - it can create bold-italic letters on the fly from italic letters (in case a font has italic style but does not have bold-italic). The result looks good enough: ...
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OTF fonts in InDesign

I downloaded Lato fonts from the Lato website (specifically version 2.015) and installed them onto my machine (Windows 10). Yet InDesign still says that I am missing many Lato fonts: But they're ...
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Leading doesn't change the text spacing in Photoshop CC [closed]

Now that I've changed over to Photoshop CC, I'm having an issue changing the leading. I have two lines of text and I want to put them closer together or farther apart and when I change the leading I ...
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What font is used in Sprite's ads & promos? (not logo) [closed]

I'm looking for the font used by Sprite in their ads and promos, but I couldn't find it. Here's an example photo I took from their site:
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Terminal font behaviour

Terminal font behavior is different from other fonts. For example, here is a screenshot of terminal font glyphs. Why does it have limited glyphs and is not showing Unicode codepoints? Is there any ...
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Is attribution required while using a Google Font as a piece of art or in video?

I let all fonts I used to use when I found there was free and paid between them and the files were mixed. I started from zero to find a clear resource and I found google fonts. Then I was shocked with ...
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What is this helvetica-like font called?

The font is used in this dribbble post for the headlines and titles, not the body text. So far I have tried multiple font identification sites but none gave a satisfactory result. Neue Haas Grotesk ...
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Misalignment / Dimensions between illustrator and Indesign [closed]

This should probably be posted on the Adobe forum somewhere but I thought I'd post it here as well. Curiousity has got the better of me. So I've noticed over multiple document types that Indesign ...
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Text/Font Single Path Illustrator

In basic terms I want to take a font and convert it to a path. You can do this with "Create Outlines" but what I need isn't the path of the font, I need a single path. I looked into it and found ...
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How do I create a font that automatically uses accents and removes duplicate letters?

I am working on a special font that has to follow some rules: Two consecutive duplicate letters have to be removed. For example kk would become k. Some letters are “accents” so for example when you ...
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Using a font or an image that I redrew and incorporated into my own work in a portfolio?

I am applying for a job at my college's craft center, which, if I get an interview, requires a portfolio. I have several pieces that I want to use but I'm not sure if it's okay to use them because I'm ...