Fix missing Roboto Regular in Adobe Programs

If Adobe programs (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, etc.) or MS Office cannot recognize Roboto Regular. Try this:

  1. Uninstall your current Roboto font set.
  2. Download and install this new OTF font set from here.
  3. Pay forward.
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Roboto Regular not showing up in Photoshop

In case Roboto weight Regular does not show up in your Photoshop (Windows), go to C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe, create a new folder called Fonts. Copy Roboto-Regular.ttf to that folder. Enjoy!

 

I recompiled Facebook Messenger with a good Unicode typeface

The new Chatheads feature of Facebook Messenger (Android) is cool but the engineers at Facebook are cold enough to use Helvetica Neue — being a typeface that does not support Unicode characters (like Tiếng Việt). So I recompiled the app using Google’s own Roboto for good.

Download and enjoy: Facebook Messenger with Unicode support.