printer font


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printer font

A font used for printing. Printer and screen resolutions are not the same, thus fonts generated for the printer will not display accurately on screen. Contrast with screen font.
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Printer fonts 80 PCL Latin; 137 PostScript 3 Emulation Latin
Neuber Software has launched Typograf version 5, a powerful Windows font manager that makes it simple to preview, print, and manage OpenType, TrueType, PostScript Type 1, and printer fonts. This 20th anniversary release of the first Windows font manager includes a fast fonts preview, a comprehensive font manager, and a tool that compares fonts and even finds similar fonts.
Adobe Type Manager (ATM) and both the screen and printer fonts (two files) for PostScript fonts are required in order to properly view and print.