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Custom Fonts for Windows 6.5 and Windows 6.5.x (running Manila)

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By NNagendran, Senior Member on 12th March 2010, 08:13 PM
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Custom Fonts for WM 6.5, WM 6.5.x (with or without Manila)

Thanks to the following people for inspiring and helping out...

MysticGenius - This would not have started without you.
jonbus - for providing Century Gothic font.

Font Index

1. Calibri

2. Droid Sans

3. Segoe UI

4. Trebuchet MS

5. Tahoma

6. Nina (Will display white patches in the Year View in Manila)

7. Zegoe UI (This font will display jagged edges in Manila)

8. Nokia

9. Helvetica

10. Monotype Corsiva

11. Century Gothic (from jonbus)

Note: Using condensed fonts, like Segoe UI Condensed or Nina, will cause the Year view to display with white blocks. Using wide fonts like Verdana will cause Manila to display data with ellipses, even in Month View of Calendar.

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13th March 2010, 02:51 AM |#2  
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Sweet! Have been waiting for this for AGES!

I downloaded the Droid Sans one, but I believe it showed up as Calibri instead... or some other font, just not Droid.



But nevertheless, good job on replacing fonts =)
13th March 2010, 03:49 AM |#3  
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Nice work, thanks !
13th March 2010, 06:00 AM |#4  
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Very nicely done, full font replacement! Not a half-ass job at all

Tahoma is nice too *wink wink*
13th March 2010, 06:55 AM |#5  
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New Font - Segoe UI
Here's Segoe UI for your devices.

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13th March 2010, 07:04 AM |#6  
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Updated Calibri Font
Here's an updated cab of Calibri Font for your devices.

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13th March 2010, 07:04 AM |#7  
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Thanks for this. However I also need Chinese support on an english rom. I already installed a droid font with Chinese support. Could I still install your fonts over that?

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Originally Posted by Peetahzee

Sweet! Have been waiting for this for AGES!

I downloaded the Droid Sans one, but I believe it showed up as Calibri instead... or some other font, just not Droid.



But nevertheless, good job on replacing fonts =)

hahaha you live in pok fu lam. sorry nothing more to input here
13th March 2010, 07:07 AM |#8  
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That may not work...
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Thanks for this. However I also need Chinese support on an english rom. I already installed a droid font with Chinese support. Could I still install your fonts over that?



hahaha you live in pok fu lam. sorry nothing more to input here

My font will overwrite everything and it does not have chinese support. Do you have the Droid font with chinese support? If yes, send it to me and I will create a new cab for you.

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13th March 2010, 07:12 AM |#9  
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Updated Droid Sans Font
Here's an updated cab for the Droid Sans font.

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13th March 2010, 07:29 AM |#10  
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New Font - Trebuchet MS
Here's Trebuchet MS font for your devices.

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13th March 2010, 07:49 AM |#11  
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Very interesting job there mate. Just a small question though. If anything goes wrong, or if the fonts won't work in my language, can i revert to the original simply by uninstalling the cab, or do I have to go through hard reset? Thanks in advance. Btw a Monotype Cosiva would be also good i think...
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