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    Can you identify this font ?

    Hello, Can anyone help with finding the name of this font or one similar.

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    Can you identify this font ?-untitled-1.jpg

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    Looks like VAG Rounded to me.

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    Try this Identifont - 1: Serif or sans-serif?

    When I tried it got AG Schoolbook BQ
    Last edited by laserblazer; 25th June 2012 at 02:10 PM.

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    I tried that laserblazer but it uses capitals to identify the fonts and i don't have any in the examples of the text i have.

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    This website has proved to be quite successful for me WhatTheFont! « MyFonts. Sometimes the automatic identifier isn't brilliant but the the forum is good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by difinity View Post
    I tried that laserblazer but it uses capitals to identify the fonts and i don't have any in the examples of the text i have.
    Type in what you have in the filter and it will just use that.

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    From trying it on http://www.myfonts.com/WhatTheFont/ these are the results it supplied.

    There are 5 matches for the image you uploaded.

    VAG Rundschrift D Light
    from URW++ VAG Rundschrift

    VAG Rounded Light
    from Linotype VAG Rounded

    18 VAG Rounded Light 02390
    from Monotype Imaging VAG Rounded

    VAG Rounded Light
    from Adobe VAG Rounded

    Volkswagen Serial
    from SoftMaker Volkswagen Serial
    Last edited by tomgrindle; 25th June 2012 at 02:18 PM.

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    Having tried it again looking at the enlarged pic. it suggests Simpliciter Sans

    http://www.myfonts.com/fonts/larstor...pliciter-sans/

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    Quote Originally Posted by laserblazer View Post
    it suggests Simpliciter Sans
    It's not. Compare the 't' and 'a' between VAG Rounded and Simpliciter Sans.

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    Thanks everybody, i know why it looked familiar but i couldn't pinpoint it, i was a VW mechanic for 3 years !!

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    VAG Rounded is also used in a lot of Web 2.0 logos...

    fontfeed.com/archives/the-logos-of-web-20/

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