Questions tagged [fonts]

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Can anyone please help identify this font?

I had to restart my computer and lost this particular font, any help please? https://imgur.com/a/yJv18Q2
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Text alphanumerical characters changes to characters in Illustrator

I am working with Adobe 2020 while transferring the chart from Excel to Illustrator, text change to weird nonnumerical characters. I have tried these before transferring the chart change the font to ...
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Can you suggest me free font for art exhibition / photo book? [closed]

Good day. Can you suggest me free font "suitable" for art exhibition ? Thanks
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Typeface identification: Garamond variant

Problem I’m trying to identify the precise typeface used in the following document: Context and current state of my investigations I know this document was generated using LaTeX; unfortunately I do ...
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What font is used in the following picture? (Very similar to OCR-B)

The online font detector applets offered that the following font is OCR-B. But the number 8 of OCR-B is not same as picture. Is there another font similar to OCR-B? (The font has been extracted from ...
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How to use ionicons in photoshop like font awesome?

Can we use ionicons like we use font awesome? or is there any workaround. Currently, they have the option to download SVG's but they are not opening in photoshop for me (I am using cs6).
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How to read and write a font file?

Lately I have been getting into font creation, and for the most part, I have been using software and website (such as fontstruct). While these websites give me some control over the fonts, they do not ...
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FontForge / Mac's Font Book - Rearrange font family order

Is there a way to change the font weight's order through Font Forge? WhenI downloaded Aktiv Grotesk, each font weight was its own font. I used Font Forge to merge them all into one font family.
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Bizarre behaviour of letters resizing automatically as I type in InDesign

hoping someone can shed some light on my situation. I am facing something I have never faced before. As I type in a text box, no matter the font, there seems to be some kind of behavioral rule telling ...
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What are fonts found in Windows 10 by default that are the most similar to Avenir?

I understand that very close alternatives aren't gonna be found considering the fonts that come with Windows 10 by default aren't that numerous, but I'm looking for fonts that convey a similar vibe ...
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Font identification from BNHA again

I got help the last time I posted here so hopefully you guys can help me again! The closest font i've found for this particular one is either Iwata UD Gothic Heavy Display or Kozuka Gothic Heavy ...
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Is it legally OK to increase the weight of say a Times font by 10% and publish a book in the modified font?

Say I am using Microsoft Word 2003 on Windows 10 Pro. Windows or perhaps Word (I am not sure which, but in any case they both originate from Microsoft) came bundled with several fonts in the Times ...
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I'm looking for a free to use font like Avenir Next with raised superscript for the registered trademark character

I'm using Avenir Next for a website. One thing about it is that it renders the registered trademark as superscript. So for example: Extensive Enterprises® The R looks smaller and higher than the ...
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Stroke Paint default activation

I have to enumerate hundreds of cables for a project but every time I write something Stroke paint is activated The problem is that Inkscape draws the text automatically with stroke and without a ...
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SVG Glyphs with Huge Dimensions

I am using some third-party SVG music fonts for an application. The single glyphs of these fonts, are by default very huge in size. I was wondering what the reason for this could be. I can think of, ...
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At what point does one decide a font is in the public domain?

I've tried to find who created the font Orion Esperanto Normala (which is quite similar to Arial), but none of the distributions I've found have either stated the author's name or included any kind of ...
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Which font is similar to Georgia, licensed free for trade books?

Looking at the Georgia font license, you can see that it is not free for trade publications. I want to publish a commercial book using a font similar to Georgia, but with a free license. Does anyone ...
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How do you calculate for font pairing?

What is the qualification for a good font pairing? Regardless of the application, what makes a good font pair? For example, a company has a standard (single) font used in a brand. Let's say the base ...
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Find the font size in pixels of selected text in PSD

There is probably something simple that I am missing here, but how do I find the font size in pixels of selected text in a PSD?
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If using InDesign on an Apple computer, is there a way to flow MS Word files in Indian languages such as Tamil, Hindi, Sinhala, and Kannada?

I am designing a book translated to a number of Indic languages. I have had trouble reading the translations, which are MS Word files, on my Apple laptop computer. Oddly, Kannada is legible (the ...
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Help to identify font

can someone help to identify what font is below: Thank you.
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Kerning Editing of ttf file

I wanted to edit my font's ttf file and change the character interspacing whenever I write that font down in any software. I want to know if I can edit kerning or character interspacing of my ttf font ...
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Converting Font Designs in an EPS to TTF or other Font Format

I downloaded a font that is packaged as an EPS file but cannot figure how how to install the font into my OS or into Adobe Photoshop. Is there an automated way to convert the EPS file into a format ...
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Looking for a specific font and am struggling Very Round A's, O's, S's etc

UPDATE!! I used Tailwind as suggested by JBrenan to create this draft. Thanks JBrenan. I did have to replace the w from that font group and use Arial Rounded for that but otherwise I think it ...
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Problems with fonts in Photoshop (all the textes are pixelled)

I really don't understand what is going on and I'd love if someone could help me with that. Whenever I text something the letters are just pixelated and weird, some of them are just fine (like F and H)...
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Weight symbol font

Is there an Unicode symbol or common font (present on Windows by default) character that represents a weight? These are not what I'm looking for: 🏋⚖️ EDIT I need to integrate this to a Winforms ...
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Can fonts include auto-correct functionality?

I encountered a case when a specific font (Nimbus Sans) seems to visually auto-correct string "Nr." (three characters) into "№" (numero sign). "Nr" by itself still looks ...
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Set or group preferred fonts in GIMP

When I use the text tool in Gimp, I notice that the available fonts are all of the Windows fonts, though i only set one folder in Preferences. It is tiresome sifting through all these Windows fonts ...
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Logo Font Identification

I'm looking to figure out what the font is for these two logos. They're both for the Puyo Puyo video games series; one is in Japanese... (this logo is similar to Puyo Puyo!! 20th Anniversary but ...
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Inkscape does not see fonts… But I need them

Yes, like the title explains, Inkscape ignore some fonts. Here's an example: I need those fonts because they come from a very large project and I don't know how to replace them. Replacing those fonts ...
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Mystery 1970s display type [closed]

In the early 1970s, ABC TV used a Kabel-like font in its advertisements in print and on the air. I've always assumed this was a custom agency font, but in my old age I'm now I'm wondering: The ...
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Get rid of in-document text panel?

Every single time I use the typeface tool now and try to shift or highlight, I get this weird grey panel with extra character options I don't want and will never need. How do I make that disappear ...
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InkScape: Convert all white colors to transparent

I have a set of svg icons. Each icon is composed of two colors black and white. I want to convert these svgs to a ttf font file. So I want the fonts to be monochrome. For that I first need to convert ...
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How can attribute Creative Common Attribution font to make an album cover?

I want to ask something since I'm not a real designer or anything. I made a music album cover and how can I attribute a font in this case, since the album cover doesn't have a description... the font ...
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Is there a Hindi (Devanagiri) Font style that matches - Impact, Oswald and Anton - (Latin) fonts?

I tried searching for a Hindi (Devanagiri) Font that matches the consdensed bold style of famous Latin font - 'Impact'. Please let me know if there is a bold condensed font like the above for ...
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Does anyone know what font this is? Or any fully connected font similar to this?

Hi everyone, Does anyone know where I can find a fully connected font like the one I've shown here? I'll need it to do a Fourier series decomposition so I can make a epicycle animation. Please let me ...
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How do you create combining diacritics in FontLab?

If I type a letter "a" and the acute accent mark, I want the result to be á. These are technically still separate characters: the "a" and the "combining acute accent above&...
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How I type Arabic text without error boxes?

I want to use the Arabic text in Photoshop v22.0.1 but it only types in as error boxes. I have tried the Preferences > Type > World-Ready Layout. and Paragraph's World-Ready Layout with Middle ...
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Replacement font for MS Sans Serif

Originally posted in UserExperience, they recommended I post it here. The application I'm working on has been around for over 20 years now, and in some cases still has not updated the UI in some ...
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Under what licence is the Apple Garamond font?

Apple Garamond was the font used by Apple in its adverts and logotype before switching to San Francisco, New York… There are a lot of copies online to be downloaded, but am I allowed to do so? If yes, ...
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Can anyone identify this “pixelated” type font? I tried every online identifier

I have been trying for far too long to find this font. I've found some very similar, where the G and A match, but then the rest do not. I have tried all the font recognition tools I know, including ...
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Leading for SourceSerifPro

[Edited] Are there any fans of SourceSerifPro here? I'm using it, and am thinking it needs a little extra space between the lines than what my software selects by default (11/13.6 pt), but I don't ...
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Does anyone know this embroidery font? [closed]

[![enter ima Please and thank you! I'm attempting to match this script embroidery font????
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Identifying font similar to Univers that has this slightly different lowercase character `a`

I recently came across a book published & printed in 2003 that seems to use a Univers-like font. While trying to figure out what fonts it is using, the only noticeable difference I encountered is ...
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Font identification from an early-2000's game

I'm looking for a font from the game Uplink (2001) but can't seem to identify it online. It looks almost like someone has taken Helvetica and shrunk it down to the bare minimum, then zoomed in (so I'm ...
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Door sign for Halloween in the corona crisis

I am not a professional designer. I used a tool called canva to create a door sign for this Halloween. I just want a good looking door sign because people in my household sadly are part of the risk ...
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Google Translate Arabic Font

Does anyone know the name of the font Google Translate uses for Arabic Script? It is not the default font, but it shows up from time to time for some reason, when you keep translating words. Here is a ...
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What is the most well representative letter in fonts?

Is there such a thing as the most representative letter in fonts, by seeing which we could definitively say that it's one font or another. Is it possible to identify a font by a single character, or ...
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Similar font to Montserrat Alternates?

I'm looking for a black, sans-serif font that has curved (curly?) "W" and/or "A" uppercase, instead of the typical "spiky" "W" or "A" of sans-serif. ...
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Printing: will a font always give exactly the same result, regardless of how it's printed?

Will a font always print exactly the same, regardless of the print technology? Example: printing at the local print shop on a laser printer versus the commercial printing of a book. Here is Linotype's ...

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