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Is there a way to install multiple fonts on Ubuntu without needing to do them one at a time? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install fonts? This has been itching at me for a while and It would be great to know if theres a way to do this because, I have lots of fonts (ttf) I want to ...
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How to change the login (gdm) font and font-size?

In Ubuntu 09.04 to 10.10, I was able to do this using the following method: sudo cp /usr/share/applications/gnome-appearance-properties.desktop /usr/share/gdm/autostart/LoginWindow to enable ...
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How to install xorg-x11-fonts

I need to install xorg-x11-fonts. I was searching in Google how to install them but couldn't really find anything. I need it for Ubuntu 11.04.
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Horrible TK/Wish Fonts

This is how gitk - which is based on TK/wish - looks on my fresh 11.04 installation: Are there any better fonts that TK/wish can use by default?
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How do I install the Frutiger font?

Couldn't find it in Synaptic nor in help.ubuntu
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Rectangles instead of text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Fonts totally unreadable I have this problem: I see rectangles in the places where should be text. This happens, for example in Code::Blocks in the build log tab, in the ...
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Installed font on Ubuntu, now Ubuntu Chrome, Firefox, all browsers etc… use that font? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I installed a font and now Ubuntu is using it as the default font in web pages? I installed a font called "SegoeWP" it's made by Microsoft and used in their WP7 devices. ...
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I installed a font and now it is used as the default font in web pages [closed]

I installed a font called SegoeWP.ttf and now in every browser its the font for each page unless the page has a pre EMBEDDED font. It doesn't matter if the page has a stated font like: font:verdana; ...
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How can I determine which font is broken? [closed]

There's a bug in the way Ubuntu displays Japanese fonts that I need fixed rather urgently. The bug is that Ubuntu displays the wrong Japanese characters sometimes. I'm studying Japanese, and having ...
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Fonts are not embedded into a pdf?

I have created a pdf file using the pdflatex command but some fonts are not embedded into it. Please see the output of pdffonts. I have also checked "updmap --edit" to see whether the option ...
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How do I change 'small' fonts?

I like to use rather small fonts, DejaVu Sans 8 @ 86 DPI, this suits me perfectly, however some apps seem to use even smaller fonts for certain elements, such as the notify bubbles where the headline ...
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Chrome fonts not displaying properly after installing texlive

I installed texlive 2010 and ran fc-cache -fvs to update font cache. After that some fonts are not displaying properly in google chrome. In firefox it is working fine. What could be the problem?
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Why is full-hinting for fonts not on by default?

I'm running 10.04 which uses libfreetype6 version 2.3 and which is not able to do proper hinting of certain fonts. However, if I understand correctly, later versions are capable of hinting fonts ...
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Why are my fonts bold?

Sorry for the large screenshot, but I wanted to include everything that's here: Why are my fonts bold in both Chromium and Firefox? (I have not modified any font settings in Chromium or Firefox; ...
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How do I display Japanese characters with default fonts? [closed]

In a fresh install of 11.04 Natty, Japanese characters (Kanji, some Kana) were still not displaying correctly in URLs and after I followed the instructions for installing Japanese language support. ...
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How to fix fonts in Google Earth 6?

I downloaded and installed Google Earth 6 64-bit from its website. And then like many users, I also encountered the ugly fonts on starting the app. I've tried installing lsb-core and ...
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Custom DPI settings in KDE

How can I set a custom value for font DPI in KDE? The only options available in KDE are 96 and 120 DPI values. My Screen resolution is 1920*1080, so I would like to keep the DPI at a value higher ...
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Missing Math Symbols in LibreOffice/OpenOffice [closed]

I've had this problem for about six months, but I haven't been able to find a solution. When viewing documents with writer or presentation containing math symbols/fonts, some of the symbols are ...
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1answer
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Dual screen different font resolution

I am using ubuntu natty and a dual screen set up with my laptop screen 1280x800 and an external monitor with hdmi connection 1920x1080 both at 60hz refresh rate. Fonts on the external screen are ...
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What is changed in fonts configuration from 10.10 to 11.04?

I'm not able to obtain sharp (acceptable) fonts, specially in Firefox, in Natty. In Maverick I've to delete /etc/fonts/conf.d/10- files and set 'hinting full' in gnome-appearance-properties. This ...
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How do you change the font color in the Unity panel?

With my current (and favorite) theme the Unity panel is black text on a black background. Is there a way to set the font color in Unity or the theme somehow?