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Installing Fonts on Mac OS X

OpenType, Postscript Type 1 & TrueType fonts

To install a font, follow these steps:

  1. Open up Hard Disk
  2. Open Up the Library Folder
  3. Open up the Fonts Folder
  4. Highlight and drag the fonts into the Fonts folder
    • For Type 1 fonts drag the screen fontĀ (suitcase with "A" on it) and the printer font (not the .AFM file)

Installing Fonts on Mac OS 9 or OS 8

Postscript Type 1 & TrueType fonts

To install a font, follow these steps:

  1. Open up the Hard Disk
  2. Open up the System Folder
  3. Open up the Fonts Folder
  4. Highlight and drag the fonts to the Fonts folder
    • For Type 1 fonts drag the screen font (suitcase with "A" on it) and the printer font (not the .AFM file)

Note: OpenType fonts are not supported on Mac OS 8 or 9.

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