Sending fonts with distributed software

Mark Schonewille m.schonewille at
Tue Apr 28 02:45:21 EDT 2009

Hi Paul,

Store the font file in a cusom property. Save it to the temp folder  
when you need it on the older machine. Use revFontLoad to make the  
font available to your stack (look up the command in the docs) and  
revUnloadFont to remove the font from memory. When you're done, delete  
the temporary font file.

Keep in mind that including fonts in your software for distribution  
may be a violation of copyrights.

Best regards,

Mark Schonewille

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On 28 apr 2009, at 04:17, Paul Murray wrote:

> When attempting to run the compiled version of my program on an older
> machine, the older machine was missing a couple of fonts I was using  
> in my
> program.  This is a windows application.  Is there a way to include  
> the
> needed fonts with the compiled program which will not require manual
> installation of the fonts onto the older machine?
> Thanks,
> Paul

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