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Photoshop text: Weird spacing between characters - How to fix?

Jan 30, 2013 5:51 AM

Tags: #photoshop #spacing #fonts #header #characters #question



I bought Design & Web premium (NL), and I have a question about the spacing between characters in Photoshop, does someone now how to fix it? To show it's not a font-problem i used Verdana, Arial and now Tahoma, all with the same problems........I checked, all the text spacing is 0.



Can someone help me with this?


Thanks in advance!



By the way: sorry for my bad English..... : )

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    Jan 30, 2013 6:17 AM   in reply to webstudiocarlo



    Try changing kerning from Metric to Optical.


    Another option is to switch off Fractional Widths.



    Can you make the PSD available for download?


    Hope this helps :-)

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  • Noel Carboni
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    Jan 30, 2013 6:21 AM   in reply to webstudiocarlo

    It could be helpful to describe exactly how you created the text you're showing here.  Is it upscaled from a smart object? 


    I ask because it's also fuzzier than it ought to be, implying it's been rasterized at some point.


    Edit:  Never mind, I see I'm too slow.



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