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ThinkPad Logo Font?

Discussion in 'Lenovo' started by K_Wall_24, Jul 23, 2012.

  1. K_Wall_24

    K_Wall_24 Notebook Evangelist

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    Looking for the ThinkPad Logo Font. Found that it's Helvetica here but I can't seem to get it to look right.

    I'm making a banner, wallpaper, and other stuff in preparation for my laptop, and I was going to make a custom name (SlinkPad, with a Maple Leaf to dot the i, nickname is Slink, cause I bounce when I walk, if you were wondering where SlinkPad came from.) but it just doesn't look correct.
     
  2. Kaso

    Kaso Notebook Virtuoso

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    Not Helvetica. More like Impact Condensed.
     
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    PatchySan BBS Lover

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    I know you're looking to make a custom logo, but I came a across someone who made their own Thinkpad logo. It's great if you want to take a wallpaper and then just add the logo. It doesn't work on white backgrounds as the letters are white......

    imgur: the simple image sharer
     
  5. K_Wall_24

    K_Wall_24 Notebook Evangelist

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    Any idea who made that? As I'd assume they know the font and styling.
     
  6. baii

    baii Sone

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  7. Kaso

    Kaso Notebook Virtuoso

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    Yeah, Haettenschweiler. (Used to be bundled with Windows NT, 2000 and XP.)
     
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    Corgana on deviantART

     
  9. K_Wall_24

    K_Wall_24 Notebook Evangelist

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    Thank you. I think I'm done with this thread now :p
     
  10. esotericdesignstudio

    esotericdesignstudio Notebook Enthusiast

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    Sounds like a fun idea. just be careful about trademarking. As in, be careful where you post any final results.
     
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    Nrbelex Notebook Deity

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  12. K_Wall_24

    K_Wall_24 Notebook Evangelist

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    It's either Swiss 911 or Helvetica. Thank you for pointing out Swiss 911.

    EDIT: Got It. Check my avatar :p
     
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