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Non-AA font rendering seems available everywhere except for Windows.

  • In MacVim, this is possivle via noantialias.
  • When using GTK2 front-end, the same can be achieved by adding antialias=false to the fontconfig query, e.g.: Courier New:size=12:antialias=false:rgba=rgb.
  • For Motif, Athena and GTK1 front-ends, aliased rendering is the only option.

But how do I request it in the GUI version of Vim on Windows (gui_win32)?

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Have you tried

 set gfn=Courier_New:h14:qNONANTIALIASED

Works for me in Win10

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  • Thanks! That's actually what I found myself after some searching, and that's exactly what crashes Vim 8.0 on Windows 7. But that's a different problem =) – Bass Dec 13 '18 at 14:52
  • No crash for me with Win7 though I installed Vim 8 some time ago (8.0.586). – B Layer Dec 14 '18 at 6:11

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