Porting Mac® TrueType® Fonts
To The PC With Mac TransType
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1. Launch TransType on the Mac. You will
see a window similar to the following:
Note: for these
tutorials we will be using the demo version.
2. Select the Mac TrueType font you wish
to port to the PC. In this case we will use Stretch
Italic. Drag and drop the font suitcase into the left
side of the TransType window.
3. Next we need to check the encoding.
It is unclear from the input specifications in the legend
panel that TransType can detect the source encoding
(below). This is because the font is inside the Mac
suitcase. We'll have to open it and look inside (next
step). More here
on TransType's font input and output specifications.
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