Re: PPT vs PDF :) (was: RE: Burning the Cosmic Commons Talk)

From: Michael S. Lorrey (
Date: Tue Oct 24 2000 - 09:37:05 MDT

Frank Prengel wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Michael S. Lorrey
> ...
> > PDF Writer is not a post script driver, it is a GDI driver, so it
> > doesn't embed ANY fonts whatsoever.
> Hm ... why does it offer a list of fonts to embed, then? (Which, strangely,
> contains *only* the TrueType fonts on my Win2K machine, no Type1 or OpenType
> fonts. I'm using Acrobat 3.01.)

Don't know why, thats just what my experience is, and what my buddies at the
Corel Ventura users group say as well. Once you've generated your PDF, if you
look at the list of embedded fonts, you'll see that there aren't any.

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