Tag Archives: Font Weirdness

Safari vs. your font manager

With the release of Lion, some users are encountering a seemingly bizarre font problem where the text is replaced with a series of “boxy” letters like the example below:

In the past when we have seen this issue, it was usually attributable to corrupt font caches, but that can be easily remedied in most situations [...]

InDesign CS 5 and Font Management

There is a curious new wrinkle introduced with Adobe InDesign CS 5 concerning font management.
A new feature debuted with the latest release allows you to locally activate fonts that are located in a folder on the same directory level as an InDesign document in a packaged job folder.
This is what it reads in the InDesign [...]