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Re: Importing fonts into Inkscape

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  • Subject: [mg105201] Re: [mg104950] Importing fonts into Inkscape
  • From: John Fultz <jfultz at>
  • Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2009 05:48:39 -0500 (EST)
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On Sat, 14 Nov 2009 01:57:39 -0500 (EST), Robert Rosenbaum wrote:
> Hi.  If I use Export to save an image as an svg, then I use a vector
> graphics programs (e.g., Inkscape) to open it, the fonts on the
> AxesLabels and Ticks are messed up.  Does anyone know a solution to
> this?
> I tried specifying FintStyle->"Times", but it didn't help.
> Best,
> Robert

Try adding the following option to your graphics before exporting them...


I'm not sure whether it'll fix all of the problems you're seeing or not (since 
you didn't provide an example, it's impossible to say), but it helped with the 
examples I tried.

John Fultz
jfultz at
User Interface Group
Wolfram Research, Inc.

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