Font Lettering - Writing software

  HowardMoon 12:56 24 Jul 2007
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Hi.

I have been looking at all the different styles of Font lettering and it's got me thinking, when i have to write a letter to someone i would love to write the letter using one of the styles, I really like the Adinekirnberg regular.

I have the boring wordpad & Notepad is there a software i can get that lets you write in this wonderful lettering.

Thanks.

  crosstrainer 13:53 24 Jul 2007

The font on your system, you can use it in either Wordpad or Notepad. Wordpad is best.

From the format menu choose font.

select the one you want.

Write away!

If you don't have the font you want

click here

Should have something you like.

  Sea Urchin 15:59 24 Jul 2007

You can download the font you like from

click here

then follow Marg7's instructions above to install in your fonts file

  Stuartli 10:09 26 Jul 2007

WordPad is a perfectly adequate medium for those who wish to do basic letter writing etc.

Word is first class, but most people only use about two to five per cent of its capabilities.

  bretsky 11:52 26 Jul 2007

I use this little program which I got from W.H.Smith on a CD Rom click here

Integrates with M/Soft office apps, I use it with the OpenOffice suite.

bretsky ;0)

  bretsky 12:15 26 Jul 2007

Forgot to mention, click on the font catalogue link which is in pdf format to get a preview.

bretsky ;0)

  Chris the Ancient 16:58 26 Jul 2007

If the recipient of something generated with an 'unusual' font gets that work as an electronic file and they don't have the original font on their machine, the receiving machine will choose something different to what you did!

If you're doing it as hard copy, no problem.

  bretsky 17:39 26 Jul 2007

Yes, a very good point!

bretsky ;0)

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