Embedding fonts


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Embedding fonts

When you deploy your application created in Flash, sometimes the text in the text field will not render properly, because the person viewing that text does not have the same font installed on their computer. One of the ways to overcome that design barrier is to embed a font inside of your SFW file, so that regardless of whether the user has that font, they will still see the design you intended when they view your application. So on the Stage here I have some text that I;ve rotated using the settings in the Properties panel, and I am going to embed this font since I am using Adobe Caslon Pro.

It's safe to assume that not everybody has Adobe Caslon Pro, so this is a good candidate for a font to embed. To embed the font, select it on the Stage and then click the Embed button in the Character section of the Properties panel. This opens up the Font Embedding window. In the Font Embedding window, I can add a name for a font that I want to embed. The default name is going to be Font 1, whi...

Embedding fonts
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Embedding fonts provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Todd Perkins as part of the Flash Professional CS5 Essential Training

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