Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums / MathGroup Archive
-----

MathGroup Archive 2008

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: Exporting graphics in PDF with fonts embedded

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg93347] Re: Exporting graphics in PDF with fonts embedded
  • From: ragfield <ragfield at gmail.com>
  • Date: Tue, 4 Nov 2008 06:19:57 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <geh9kv$f5t$1@smc.vnet.net>

On Nov 1, 4:05 am, kiv... at cc.hut.fi (Simo K Kivel=E4) wrote:
> I have made geometric pictures with text in Mathematica 6.0.2/Windows
> and exported them in PDF form. The Mathematica fonts are embedded,
> but the standard fonts (Times, Helvetica etc.) not.

Mathematica's PDF export does not currently embed any 3rd party fonts.

> Now the printing
> house likes to have the file with all fonts embedded. Is this possible
> directly from Mathematica?

The PDF specification requires Times, Helvetica, Courier, Symbol, &
Zapf Dingbats to be available in all rendering applications.  I don't
know why these fonts would ever be embedded.

-Rob


  • Prev by Date: Tooltip ans Sound - 2nd posting
  • Next by Date: Re: Eliminating common factors?
  • Previous by thread: Re: Exporting graphics in PDF with fonts embedded
  • Next by thread: Re: Exporting graphics in PDF with fonts embedded