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Which font is the most geometrically aligned/formed with the pixels of a screen?

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2 years ago#1
As far as I can find, Arial, just plain old Arial.

I kinda like it though.

Anyone else?
2 years ago#2
Uh? Courier New is always perfectly aligned.
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2 years ago#3
jake-sf posted...
Uh? Courier New is always perfectly aligned.


I don't know, it seems like on certain screens it gets skewed a bit, like some edges become shaved.
2 years ago#4
ajko000 posted...
jake-sf posted...
Uh? Courier New is always perfectly aligned.


I don't know, it seems like on certain screens it gets skewed a bit, like some edges become shaved.


turn off cleartype, so fonts are aliased
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2 years ago#5
ZeraphLordS posted...
ajko000 posted...
jake-sf posted...
Uh? Courier New is always perfectly aligned.


I don't know, it seems like on certain screens it gets skewed a bit, like some edges become shaved.


turn off cleartype, so fonts are aliased


If it's aliased that isn't a perfect fit.
2 years ago#6
ajko000 posted...
ZeraphLordS posted...
ajko000 posted...
jake-sf posted...
Uh? Courier New is always perfectly aligned.


I don't know, it seems like on certain screens it gets skewed a bit, like some edges become shaved.


turn off cleartype, so fonts are aliased


If it's aliased that isn't a perfect fit.


then arial fits your criteria no better than courier new
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2 years ago#7
fixed width fonts, ftw
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