OpenType Feature Support in Microsoft Word 2010

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OpenType Feature Support in Microsoft Word 2010

Post by milson » Tue Oct 18, 2016 11:13 am

I am developing a cursive font. It works fine in open type designer but when I export and install it all the open type features (ligatures, context substitutions etc) seem to be disabled. What is the problem?

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Re: Installing

Post by Bhikkhu Pesala » Tue Oct 18, 2016 11:20 am

Which application are you using to test it? Do other OpenType fonts work as expected?
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Re: Installing

Post by milson » Tue Oct 25, 2016 11:27 am

I am using MSOffice Word 2010. All other fonts work fine. I can send the file if it will help so you can look at what I did.

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Re: Installing

Post by Erwin Denissen » Tue Oct 25, 2016 12:19 pm

I have a more recent version of Word (Dutch language), but since 2010 Word has support for several OpenType features:
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Just enable "Use Contextual Alternates".
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