[kubuntu] Helvetica Neue font is unreadable

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But is Helvetica—which is basically unreadable at small sizes—really a better choice? Apple finally ditched its OS typeface Lucida Grande to use Helvetica Neue …

Why is my font displaying so thin and almost unreadable?

Click the little Fonts heading to show the font being used for the problem text. When I visit the sites, the problem text is in ”Gotham Narrow” (with more words displayed in the attached screen shots). These are downloadable fonts. And this: Type about:preferences#content in the address bar. Across from fonts and colors, press the …

While you are still looking at a website in your browser, use the key combination Ctrl + 0 (that’s the number zero). This restores the zoom level if you have accidentally changed it (which may cause the symptoms you have described). If that does not do it, check these solutions provided at Mozilla forums: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1064220 This contains several solutions, including: If you right-click the problem text and choose Inspect Element (Q), Firefox should open the Inspector tool in the lower part of the tab. On the right side across from the HTML source code is a box that can usually shows style Rules. Click the little Fonts heading to show the font being used for the problem text. When I visit the sites, the problem text is in ”Gotham Narrow” (with more words displayed in the attached screen shots). These are downloadable fonts. And this: Type about:preferences#content in the address bar. Across from fonts and colors, press the Advanced button. On the bottom, turn on Allow Web Sites To Choose Their Own. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1046333 This one deals with fonts displaying badly after Windows Update kb3013455. The recommendation was to uninstall that update. And if none of these recommendations work, also try getting the latest display drivers for your hardware. If you do not know how to do that, please provide information about your display hardware which can be obtained as explained here: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows/what-is-system-information#1TC=windows-72I fixed my problem on Google Chrome running on Windows 10 by installing all 12 Roboto fonts from https://fonts.google.com/specimen/Roboto After installing them and restarting the browser everything started to look normal again.2I had the exact same issue. I tried ALL the suggested fixes, like the windows update security issue and all these very technical methods. I tried re-installing fonts and at one point I even laid hands on my PC and prayed for it to repel the font demon that was cursing my computer! MY FIX: Go to your font directory and delete all the HELVETICA fonts, especially the ”Helvetica Neue Thin” font. I had to use SHIFT+DELETE to make sure it was gone for good, and I also had to close and reopen the font folder a couple times. Once they were goneBAM! No more font issues on the pages that were driving me crazy!! Good Luck!0I changed SessionBuddy settings to Classic Font. That improved the readability.0This font issue happened to me after a Windows update. I selected Tahoma as standard font in Chrome settings. Any installed font should do it. Then restart browser.0

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The Helvetica font is usually only installed and used on the Mac platform and versions installed on Windows can give a lot of issues. You could try to find a (TrueType) Helvetica font variant that works better and doesn’t give issues in Firefox if you really need this font.

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Helvetica Neue is not a web safe font and they shouldn’t be using it. It’s another example of designers on Macs not thinking about their users best interests – like when they use completely unreadable light grey fonts on slightly lighter grey backgrounds.

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Helvetica Neue Pro: Arial: I came across Installing Helvetica Neue Fonts with Google Chrome on Windows considered harmful which had a comment saying I should use Neue Haas Grotesk instead, as it’s supposedly optimized for screen reading.

Why is my font displaying so thin and almost unreadable?

Why is my font displaying so thin and almost unreadable? Ask Question. up vote 1 down vote favorite. MY FIX: Go to your font directory and delete all the HELVETICA fonts, especially the ”Helvetica Neue Thin” font. I had to use SHIFT+DELETE to make sure it was gone for good, and I also had to close and reopen the font folder a couple times.

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Dec 04, 2012 · Re: Which Helvetica font do I want to purchase? Dave Merchant Dec 4, 2012 9:07 AM ( in response to Phillip M Jones ) Nobody’s saying Arial/Helvetica are the best for everything, but they’re the default sans-serif typefaces (I’m not getting into a discussion about the derivation of Arial from Helvetica and who stole what, those …

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Aug 31, 2017 · FYI, Helvetica Neue is not a WIndows system font. It is a system font that is bundled with recent versions of the MacOS with some form of the words Helvetica and Neue in the name of the font. If you opened an InDesign document with that font missing, it is likely (but not necessarily) a document recently processed on a Macintosh.

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Feb 25, 2014 · Chrome having issues displaying fonts (replaces with Helvetica Neue) Showing 1-103 of 103 messages isn’t working. I’m replying here to receive an update if someone finds a fix- until then, goodbye Google Chrome; these Helvetica Neue pages are unreadable, and I need to keep the font on my computer! Chrome having …