Fonts Across Platforms:
Porting Mac® Type 1 Fonts To
The PC With Mac FontLab®
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14. In the Save dialog, press the "Options"
button for Type 1 export options.
15. In the Type 1 Export Options section
in the Export Options dialog select the option, "Always
write custom encoding" (circled below). This will
cause the font to be generated using the encoding that
is displayed in the font window. In a previous step,
we setup the font with the correct encoding for this
reason. Click "OK" when done.
16. Returning to the Save dialog, select
"PC Type 1" from the "Format" drop-down
box. Navigate to the destination folder and click "Save"
17. The converted font files will appear
on your drive (below left). Optionally, click File
> Save to save the FontLab .VFB file (below right).
PC Font files
FontLab font file
18. Copy these files to the PC either
by using a PC-formatted disk or by sending them over
a network (more
here on copying files between Mac and PC).
19. The Type 1 font files will appear
on the PC's drive. Install the font using ATM (more
here on installing Type 1 fonts on the PC using ATM).
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