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font

a set of type of one size and face.
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Also, TrueType technology can be supported on all computer platforms with Microsoft's high-performance TrueType rasterizer, which extends the TrueType solution to platforms, such as UNIX(R), that do not already support the technology.
With TrueType font-embedding technology, Web designers and users can access high-quality fonts without having to download entire font files across the Internet.
The ability to embed TrueType fonts creates a clear market for fonts on the Web," said David Berlow, president of The Font Bureau.
Microsoft will make available to developers a core set of world- class, royalty-free TrueType fonts designed to look good on computer screens.
Microsoft will submit the technology for embedding TrueType fonts to W3C as a proposed specification to support the W3C's efforts to define stylesheets, a standard graphic design language for HTML.
Microsoft will also freely license the technology for downloading fonts to developers of browsers, authoring tools and other applications, enabling the thousands of TrueType fonts already on the market to be used on the Web.
GrayShare and TrueType are trademarks of Apple Computer Inc.
Larry Oppenberg, vice president of Type Operations at Bitstream, said he expects the BTL in TrueType format for Windows 3.
Macintosh is a registered trademark and TrueType is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc.