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fontconfig is described as 'Fontconfig is a library for configuring and customizing font access' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are six alternatives to fontconfig for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, Google Chrome and GTK+. The best alternative is Font Manager, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like fontconfig are MacType, Font Finder, gdipp and ClearType Tuner PowerToy.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

Fontconfig is a library for configuring and customizing font access.

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    Font Manager

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • GTK+
    • Xfce

    Font Manager is intended to provide a way for average users to easily manage desktop fonts, without having to resort to command line tools or editing configuration files by hand.

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  2. MacType icon

    MacType

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    MacType render windows font smoothly and much more convenient to read.

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  3. Font Finder icon

    Font Finder

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    FontFinder is created for designers, developers and typographers. It allows a user to analyze the font information of any element on a page, copy any piece(s) of that information to the clipboard, and perform inline replacements to test new layouts.

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  4. gdipp

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    The gdipp project is a replacement of the Windows text render, which brings to you the effect of text like Mac OS and Linux distributions. It is easy to use with ignorable overhead, and it is fully customizable.

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  5. ClearType Tuner PowerToy icon

    ClearType Tuner PowerToy

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Windows XP and Vista users can use the online ClearType Tuner, or the ClearType PowerToy to activate and tune their ClearType settings via the Windows Control Panel.

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  6. Deepin Font Manager icon

    Deepin Font Manager

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Deepin Font Manager is a tool to install and uninstall font easily, supports batch installation, font information recognition, etc., making it easy to use your favorite fonts.

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