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by walterspublishing
Tue Dec 19, 2006 6:03 pm
Forum: Specification
Topic: What is the difference between TrueType and OpenType?
Replies: 15
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You say I'm not sure if this is what you want to hear, but it's the whole truth about the definition of OpenType fonts. This is not the whole truth. Here is what I want to hear: Is GARA.TTF an OpenType font? Yes or No. You say that "TrueType fonts are in fact OpenType fonts." Is that true of EVERY T...
by walterspublishing
Tue Dec 19, 2006 3:50 pm
Forum: Specification
Topic: What is the difference between TrueType and OpenType?
Replies: 15
Views: 40803

The part I am still not clear about is this:
Most of the fonts in my fonts folder are .ttf and they have the TT icon. Are they OpenType or just TrueType.
Everything I find says there are TrueType fonts and some of the OpenType fonts are TrueType based.
by walterspublishing
Mon Dec 18, 2006 5:06 pm
Forum: Specification
Topic: What is the difference between TrueType and OpenType?
Replies: 15
Views: 40803

What is the difference between TrueType and OpenType?

I was told we should be using OpenType fonts here at work. How do I tell if it is OpenType? When I look into my Windows Fonts folder some have a TT icon and some have a O icon but they all have a .ttf extension. At first I thought any thing with a .ttf extension and a TT icon was a TrueType font. Se...