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The latest version of Insider Software’s font management solution for Mac also adds significant functionality. Tweet
FontAgent Pro provides a wide array of font management capabilities, including a font integrity engine that diagnoses font problems before fonts can be used; auto-activation plugins for Creative Suite applications and QuarkXPress find, match and activate fonts as users open documents; the printing of hardcopy and creation of PDF sample books for any group of fonts; the display of fonts in cascading point sizes; font archiving that automatically backs up font files; startup fonts and sets that activate fonts when the font manager starts up; and design tools. Strengths include multiple font libraries, a customizable user interface, live font search, WYSIWYG font viewing, and a Font Player that delivers interactive font selection. using FontAgent Pro, administrators can also prohibit unauthorized modifications to font libraries and sets, define multiple startup sets to boost usability, and enable font activation without launching FontAgent Pro.
Built on Insider’s FontSavant technology, which has been updated for version 5, font activation now includes CS6 support for Illustrator, InDesign, InCopy and Photoshop to ensure FontAgent Pro always selects the correct font for design documents