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Accessing OpenType Features

OpenType Feature Examples

OpenType CE Accented Characters

Accessing Ornaments and CE Accented Characters in OpenType

Classic Formats: PostScript Type1, TrueType and Format Conversions

Character Sets and OpenType Features
 

Font Upgrades   Online Upgrade Form

Use this form to upgrade fonts:
- to a newer version,
- from Classic to OpenType format,
- or to upgrade to a larger portion of a family.
 

Macintosh
Font Installation Instructions
  Macintosh OSX
OpenType and Type1 Font Installation
("Native" for Carbon/Cocoa Applications)
 
Macintosh OS 8.x, OS 9.x and Classic
Classic OpenType and Type1 Font Installation
Requires ATM (Adobe Type Manager)
Download ATM Lite
 
Windows
Font Installation Instructions
  Windows 7
TrueType, PostScript, and OpenType Font Installation
 
Windows ME, 95, 98, NT, 2000 and XP
TrueType Font Installation
 
Windows 2000 and XP
OpenType and Type1 Font Installation
 
Windows 95, 98, ME and NT
OpenType and Type1 Font Installation
Requires ATM (Adobe Type Manager)
Download ATM Lite
 
Windows
TrueType Screen Display Settings
  Recommended Windows Settings for Best Screen Display of our TrueType Fonts:

Windows NT, 98 and 2000

Windows XP

Windows Vista
 

 
Windows XP Screen Display Settings
Recommended Settings for Best Screen Display of our TrueType Fonts
 
Windows XP   1. Go into your Control Panel by first clicking on the Start Button.

2. Click on the Control Panel icon located in the right column of the Start Menu.

3. If your Start Menu is set to the Classic View, then click on the Start Button.

4. Click on Settings, then click on the Control Panel icon.

5. Double click on the System icon to open the System Properties window.

6. Click on the Advanced tab, located at the top of the screen.

7. Click on the Settings button under the Performance section.

8. Under the visual effects section, place a check mark next to "Smooth edges of screen fonts"

9. Click OK to save your settings, and click OK again to exit the System Properties window.

10. Close the Control Panel to return back to you Windows session.
 

Windows XP Clear Type   With the advent of digital flat panel monitors, Windows XP provides us with a new feature known as Clear Type font smoothing. Clear Type improves the overall readability of fonts when viewed on flat panel, Liquid Crystal Displays (LCDs).

1. Go into your Control Panel by first clicking on the Start Button.

2. Click on the Control Panel icon located in the right column of the Start Menu.

3. If your Start Menu is set to the Classic View, then Click on the Start Button.

4. Click on Settings, then click on the Control Panel icon.

5. Double click on the Display icon to open up the Display Properties window.

6. Click on the Appearance tab located at the top of the screen.

7. Click on the Effects button located at the bottom right of the screen.

8. Locate the section entitled "Use the following method to smooth edges of screen fonts:"

9. Ensure that there is a check mark placed in the white box that precedes this section.

10. With your mouse, change the default Standard font setting to ClearType.

11. Click on the OK button to save your changes and exit the Effects Properties windows.

12. Click on the OK button at the bottom of the screen to close the Display Properties window.
 

Windows Clear Type Tuner   Use the online tuner to turn on and tune your Windows Clear Type settings.