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Chapter 9. Fonts and Printing

Working with fonts should not be difficult, but it often is. Maybe I was spoiled by that first little Macintosh I worked on in the public library when I should have been out dating girls. Find a new font? No problem! Pop it into the Fonts directory, and all is well. I was giddy with excitement. Throughout high school and college, Macs and Adobe PageMaker dominated my computing existence.

The debut of Windows led to a lot of changes in the computing world. But one of the things that bugged me about Windows was the unavailability of my favorite fonts. Where’s Helvetica? What’s this Arial thing? Why does Windows wall off my favorite fonts and make me use these goofy proprietary fonts?


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