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screen font

A font used for on-screen display. For true WYSIWYG systems, screen fonts must be matched as close as possible to the printer fonts. Contrast with printer font.
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Monotype Imaging has offered several of Mecanorma's display fonts over the years.
Jonathan Macagba offers a variety of display fonts and ornaments including the Edofont(TM) typeface, a collection of over 50 authentic Japanese crests.
When combined with a free desktop tool for creating compatible FontBucket display fonts, ZoomView enables users to zoom in and out on a document without altering font sizes.
His light-hearted collection is filled with informal display fonts including the Malonia Voiga(TM) design, which elicits a jumpy, excited feel, and Fischer's TagBoy Hardcore(TM) font, influenced by graffiti-style writing.
In addition, FontAgent Pro can display fonts in WYSIWYG mode and offers a blazingly fast search engine making any font just a few keystrokes away.
The Image Club library contains an assortment of display fonts such as Rubino(TM), a family that resembles technical drawings of letterforms.
June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Extensis Corporation today outlined its font management strategy, designed to optimize workflow for creative workgroups and improve system performance by providing client/server tools that efficiently organize, activate, manage and display fonts.
0 allows users to organize fonts within an application font menu, have the freedom to set and view customized font menus and font names and choose to display fonts in their actual faces.
OEMs can select from four prepackaged font sets: a Microsoft(R) Windows(R) -compatible core set that provides metrically equivalent designs; a collection of display fonts engineered for optimal readability on television screens; a TV font pack that meets FCC requirements for closed captioning; and a stroke-based package, a set of composite East Asian fonts that allows OEMs to achieve storage savings of 90 percent or more.
ATM Deluxe comes with 30 Adobe Original bonus fonts, including the popular Minion(R) Condensed, Myriad(R), Utopia(R), and Tekton(R) multiple master families, as well as specialized display fonts such as Lithos(R) and Nueva(TM).