Embedding fonts


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Embedding fonts

In this movie, we'll take a look at the updated Font Embedding menu. I'm going to select a text field on the stage, and this text field has the font Chaparral Pro. Now this is not a font that everybody is going to have installed in their machine, so it's a good idea to embed that font. So with the text selected, I'm going to click the Embed button in the Properties panel to open up the new Font Embedding menu. Note that the Family is already set because I had a text box that uses that Family selected.

So, I'm going to set the name to Chaparral, and note that you could choose the style if you'd like. I'm just going to leave it at Regular for now. Then for the Character range, I'm not going to check All because that's going to embed more glyphs than I'm going to use in this field. Right now, there are only letters and punctuation, but just in case I want to put a number in that text field later, I'm going to embed the numbers as well. So Uppercase, Lo...

Embedding fonts
Video duration: 2m 49s 1h 19m Intermediate

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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 New Features

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Flash Professional
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