Pardon my ignorance, but if I can't find where these are installed, how can
I tell any of that? Yes, it is Adobe Garamond Pro.
None of these Adobe fonts are in Windows\fonts. They are listed in FM, but I
just noticed that I don't see them in Word. Where else does FM look for
I've not changed printers, so I don't think they are printer fonts. I'm
fairly certain they came with the TCS, which I installed recently. I know I
haven't had these fonts until recently, hence my belief that they came with
About Art's comment, yes, I used Adobe PDF as the printer when I created my
.ps file. I always do.
Linda G. Gallagher
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From: Dov Isaacs [mailto:isa...@adobe.com]
Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2008 12:23 PM
To: Linda G. Gallagher; framers at lists.frameusers.com
Subject: RE: Adobe Garamond font in bold doesn't distill properly
Exactly which fonts were you using? The Type 1 version of Adobe Garamond
or the OpenType version of Adobe Garamond (Adobe Garamond Pro)? And do you
actually have these fonts installed on your system (as opposed to some of
them being "printer resident fonts")?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Linda G. Gallagher
> Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2008 11:13 AM
> To: framers at lists.frameusers.com
> Subject: Adobe Garamond font in bold doesn't distill properly
> FM 8
> Acro 8
> Win XP
> I created a new template recently and selected Adobe Garamond for my body
> text. I created a bold character tag and set it to As Is, then selected
> for the weight. When I created a PDF, all of the bold text was all weird
> (oddly spaced in a supposed monospaced font).
> After looking into that, I found that the only Weight option for the Adobe
> Garamond font was actually Semibold, so I changed the character tag to
> Semibold, but I'm seeing the same results when I create a PDF. All looks
> fine on-screen and when printing a laser printer from FM, so it must be
> something related to Acrobat.
> In looking at my Distiller options, I don't see any of the Adobe fonts
> listed in the Embedding field on the Fonts screen. I think these fonts
> with FM 8 (I see several Adobe fonts in FM 8), because I don't think I had
> them before I installed FM 8.
> I can't seem to find where these Adobe fonts are installed, and I'm not
> how to resolve this PDF issue. Of course, I can change to a different
> Garamond (I do have another), but I'd like to understand the problem and
> solution better, in case I really want to use these Adobe fonts in the
> Thanks in advance!
> Linda G. Gallagher
> TechCom Plus, LLC
> lindag at techcomplus dot com
> 303-450-9076 or 800-500-3144
> User guides, online help, FrameMaker and
> WebWorks ePublisher templates