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Old 11-23-2011, 08:29 AM   #1
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I am working with Font Navigator 6. In the lists of fonts, each font is identified by a symbol to the its left. TT obviously stands for TrueType, but what does the italized O represent?

On my XP Pro SP3 system, is there any advantage of having both TT and O files installed for the same typeface? Or is that redundant as I would suspect?

   
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Old 11-23-2011, 10:38 AM   #2
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At a guess, OpenType.

As long as your applications support it, then yes, redundant.
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Old 11-23-2011, 06:38 PM   #3
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What Lois says. All other factors being equal, you'd want the OpenType font, because it's more versatile (lots of extra characters, "swash" options, etc.).

   
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