HI All, Yes, they are imported as OLE objects. The import as PNG, or EPS is not relevant, I need to search the words. The import as PDF is cumbersome, meaning I have to redo each instance of embedded fig, and there are a lot of them.
For those who suggested a PDF fix, please note this problem is way before the PDF generation. The fonts do not show in FM, while they are fine in Visio. There must be some general fix. Thanks for your help, Orly. -----Original Message----- From: Art Campbell [mailto:art.campb...@gmail.com] Sent: Friday, June 22, 2007 3:15 PM To: Orly Zimmerman Cc: framers at lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: visio fonts don't show in FM The usual way to "embed" visio drawings in FM is to import them as OLE objects... Is that the method you're using? Also, what FM displays is actually a WMF graphic of the actual drawing, so that may be a contributing factor. A fix would be to save the Visio as a .PNG, EPS, or PDF and import that as a referenced graphic. There may also be some variation between versions of Visio.... Art On 6/21/07, Orly Zimmerman <orlyz at marvell.com> wrote: > HI All, > > I have visio drawings embedded in my FM files that include the symbol > font, to show, omega, delta and sigma symbols. > > The symbols show properly in the Visio embedded object, but do not show > in the FM or the generated PDF. > > > > I realize that FM is not reading the fonts correctly. Is there a way to > fix this? > > I need the words in the figures to be searchable. The symbols don't have > to be searchable, and if I must I will create some type of drawing of > the symbol and insert it as a pic. But, I would rather save myself this > extra effort. If any of you can tell me what make FM tick and tell me > how to fix this problem. > > > > I'm running FM 7.2 on Windows XP. > > > > Thanks, > > Orly Z. > > _______________________________________________ > > > You are currently subscribed to Framers as art.campbell at gmail.com. > > Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. > > To unsubscribe send a blank email to > framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com > or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/art.campbell%40gmail .com > > Send administrative questions to listadmin at frameusers.com. Visit > http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. > -- Art Campbell art.campbell at gmail.com "... In my opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 Vincent and a redheaded girl." -- Richard Thompson No disclaimers apply. DoD 358