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Urdu and Pashto font porblem

I am using Ubuntu. I need to write in Urdu and Pashto language, I have installed different fonts, after that the Arabic, Persian is OK but unfortunately the Pashto and Urdu font is not OK. It is ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS VPS + Wine + .exe + ttf Fonts + Autologon and Autostart

I have 2 Questions to any Linux or Ubuntu PRO here: 1)How to install wingding.ttf under Wine (in Ubuntu Server). ...i tried many ways and i can use this font under LibreOffice e.g. but it doesnt work ...
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Eclipse code fonts are not readable, font color and bg color are the same

cannot read codes in eclipse. The font color is same as bg color any fix for this? The font color is same as background color, can we change this to a human readable form? is there any options in ...
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tint2: Fontconfig error

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I am attempting to configure tint2, I got it installed and ready to go, but when I go to the terminal and start it up by typing tint2 I get this: real ...
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97 views

Install MS fonts without using ttf-mscorefonts-installer

Is it possible to install the MS fonts without using the ttf-mscorefonts-installer, and if so, how?
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81 views

Is it possible to change the font of Adobe Flash Player in Google Chrome?

I suppose this might be an odd question, but the Ubuntu font looks horrible in some Adobe Flash Player applications in Google Chrome and therefore I was wondering if it was possible to change this ...
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How to fix: apache2 CAPTCHA generates a background graphics, but no characters?

Characters are missing on the 'CAPTCHA' image, yet the background graphics looks fine. No errors are displayed - the image works itself. Used fonts are various, put in CAPTCHA's folder as .TTF files ...
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Weird looking text and icons in top bar

Look at "Google - Mozilla Firefox" There are ugly pixels around text and icons in top bar and it's very annoying. It looks like bad antialiasing or something like that.
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I was trying to install a font on Ubuntu 12.04 and after the text displayed as boxes.Can someone help me?

I was trying to fix the problem in the game Kerbal space Program where no text displays, and after installing the "Microsoft core fonts" and rebooting, the login only displayed white boxes instead of ...
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Two 12.04 machines have the same display settings but different results

I have one machine that has a relatively fresh install of 12.04 and one that I inherited. The terminal window in the inherited machine has a really weird font, and the regular one is what I would ...
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Installing group of fonts in Ubuntu [duplicate]

How to install group of fonts in a folder in Ubuntu? There are many font folders and I don't where to copy my fonts cause I want to use them in whole Linux environment not in a special program? What ...
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How do I change the vertical font-spacing of system fonts?

I just changed the system fonts form Ubuntu to Helvetica Neue using the Advanced Settings package from the Ubuntu Store (Unity Tweak Tool). The problem is, the fonts are not vertically centred with ...
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How to load fonts and how to set their resolution in Ubuntu 12.04?

According to How can I make fonts look like they do in Windows? I have got the resolution 96x96 dots per inch, but I do not see any possibility to set it in the System Settings; searching for 'font' ...
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How do i customize xterm

I would like to customize xterm because the default font-size is pretty small. I would also like to change my xterm font to Inconsolata. I have a few questions. How would i know my default xterm ...
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Text is cut out [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 desktop on my PC. Everything is OK, but when I use Firefox, Terminal. The text is cut out, I can fix it by zooming in/out. This is the output when I run lspci | grep ...
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328 views

Font size problem in google chrome?

The font size on many websites while using google chrome is so small whereas it looks fine in firefox. How can i fix this problem? Even on my windows xp computer font looks normal but google chrome ...
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Firefox 21 under 12.04 fails to render certain fonts/HTML elements

My problem is, that certain contents are not rendered in Firefox 21, under Ubuntu 12.04. I did find a few days ago a thread somewhere, with the exact same question, but it was without an answer, and I ...
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218 views

Use Roboto font in Gimp

I have installed Gimp on Ubuntu 12.04, now I wish to use the Roboto font is Gimp. I reached this blog on how to install Roboto font on Ubuntu 11.10. But I am happy with the default font for all other ...
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Fix ugly bold fonts in Firefox 18+

I am using Firefox 19 at the moment. As of Firefox 18 or even earlier, I noticed that bold fonts on some pages look horrible and unreadable. For example, go to this link. In my Firefox 19, the ...
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431 views

Where are the lucidatypewriter fonts?

In older Ubuntu versions and older X11s in general, there used to be the fonts -b&h-lucidatypewriter-* ... I have installed xfonts-base, xfonts-75dpi, xfonts-100dpi but still I cannot find any ...
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223 views

Cambria appears only in italics in LibreOffice

I have a Windows 7 partition mounted in Ubuntu. In order to access the fonts I created a link to the Windows font folder using ln -s /path/to/your/windows/fonts/folder .fonts/windows I then ...
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229 views

problem running tgif in ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS

I have installed tgif via synaptic package manager in Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. When I tried to run tgif from the terminal I got the following error message: "Fatal Error in OpenFont(): Cannot open the ...
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319 views

Google Chrome not rendering Kannada correctly?

I am facing a problem in viewing web pages with kannada. I tried re-installing Chrome but still have the problem.
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Block certain fonts from certain programs?

I often vary my fonts when creating documents, and find it difficult to find the ones I often use in the drop-down menus due to the large amounts of foreign scripts, etc, that are automatically in ...
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How can I install fonts in Wine?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and I just installed Wine. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install wine1.5 sudo apt-get install winetricks The installation ...
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793 views

Install chinese font for ubuntu server

I have a vps with ubuntu 12.04 LTS installed and I was wondering how do you install chinese font so I can display sites that contain chinese characters?
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222 views

12.04 Browser fonts changed unexpectedly

running 12.04 and recently installed Font Manager and a handful of fonts that I use in Gimp. After a recent reboot some fonts in both chromium and firefox are screwy. This is only true on my ubuntu ...
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oki microline 320 turbo, printing from command line (lpr -P ML320-1TURBO) produces unreadable font

I have to use the oki microline 320 turbo dot matrix printer for many customers. It installs perfectly via the USB cable and selects the foomatic/okiibm driver and foomatic-rip filter. When ...
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myanmar font on firefox at ubuntu didn't work out

I am a new user of ubuntu 12.04 from MYANMAR. I tried to install myanmar font to read the myanmar website but it didn't work out. Please Someone can help me out?
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Why I can't install new fonts in LibreOffice?

I have installed a lot of fonts before, but this time things are really different. I have downloaded some True Type Font (ttf) fonts. Then paste them in the directory usr/share/fonts after that ...
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4k views

Grub Customizer doesn't change image background

I use the latest version of Grub Customizer (3.0.2) and Ubuntu 12.04. On "appearance settings" I changed the background image and the font, but once I reboot the system they don't appear on grub, ...
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Why xemacs looks like this?

On a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 xemacs looks like this where as emacs looks like this Xemacs also produces the following warnings: Warning: Cannot convert string ...
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1answer
188 views

Font Assamese Inscript

I am need to use Assamese Inscript (unicode font) in ubuntu desktop for data entry process but I found only Bengali not Assamese.
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951 views

Xmonad changes font in terminal

When I fire up a GNOME-Terminal in 12.04 This is the sort of font I get: I really like it and want to keep it. When I run Xmonad and fire up a GNOME-terminal I get this sort of font: Why are ...
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298 views

Font becomes unreadable

After switching from another account to my account, the font in Firefox, Thunderbird, Acrobat, and pretty much all programs becomes unreadable. This only happens sometimes when I have left the ...
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1answer
2k views

How to reset fonts

is there any way to reset fonts? my recent customization made the desktop ugly, now the fonts are not smooth and some are very small.I used ubuntu tweak tool to reset fonts. but it didn't work as ...
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font looks bad in Browsers (Firefox and Chrome)

font looks bad in Browsers (Firefox and Chrome) All other applications as libreoffice look good. I'm using ubuntu 12.04
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Fuzzy text in Unity title bar

Since upgrading to precise, the text in the Unity title bar is fuzzy. I thought this might be my general font settings, but Window titles, which seem to use the exact same font, don't have this ...
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2answers
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Fonts look ugly in Kubuntu 12.04 after setting resolution to 1440x900

I'm currently using Kubuntu 12.04 and after installing nVidia drivers and Setting resolution up to 1440x900 limit, fonts look ugly,only browser content fonts work well, I tried fixing them using ...
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911 views

Blurry Chinese fonts in 12.04

LHS browser is in Ubuntu 11.10 which renders the chinese text perfectly. RHS however, is in Ubuntu 12.04, which renders blurry chinese. Can anyone tell me why Ubuntu cannot render Chinese text ...
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Sanskrit fonts and half letters

I have been able to access sanskrit fonts. How do I type half letters to get compound letters in Sanskrit?
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121 views

Ragged and thin font in all users except my account

there is no problem in my main user account, but in other is system font very ugly. Ragged and thin. I use default ubuntu - font - family. The same situation is in LightDM. I tried delete .fontconfig ...
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910 views

Thunderbird font size varies with encoding in Content-Type header

I can't get Thunderbird 13.0.1 to use proper font sizes for message text. I have configured all font settings to use Ubuntu Mono 16, and set minimum font size to 16. Nevertheless, I get two different ...
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How to replace the Ubuntu Font with other fonts for general text display? [duplicate]

How to replace the Ubuntu font with the Windows ClearType font, Mac OS X font or other fonts for general text display (given that you have the neccesary files)?
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How can I modify the small icon and title bar fonts in Unity?

As you can see in the screenshot, the fonts for the title bar (any window) and for the icons within the file browser (as well as in the navigation pane to the left) are very very small, I have tried ...
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159 views

Why does my browser display all-white (blank) text after installing some fonts?

I installed a bunch of extra fonts for Ubuntu and now almost nothing involving fonts is displayed in my browser.
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How to configure X11 to find a font as requested by a proprietary binary

Starting a proprietary binary I get the following error message: FATAL ERROR from X-windows: font not found: -*-*helvetica-bold-r-normal-*-11-*-*-*-*-*-*-* I'm not quite experienced in handling ...
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640 views

Monospace font too thin and spindly in Chrome

Could be related to this but I couldn't solve the problem with the fixes there. The issue is especially apparent on websites that use monospace font. For example: ...
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780 views

Font setting reset after restart in kubuntu 12.04

Hi I have a very annoying problem with kubuntu. Every time when I change the font, and after a restart or a root privilege is elevated the font is changed to default ubuntu 9. How to fix this annoying ...
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Monospace font is not mono spaced in eclipse, why?

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04, and I see that when using eclipse for editing source code, the bold characters displayed with the Monospace font are actually thicker than the non-bold ones. Thus, ...