FontExplorer X

Licence: Commercial with demo
Version 1.2.3 | Release Date: 2008-02-11 | Download

Fixes compatibility with Leopard 10.5.2

Version 1.2.2 | Release Date: 2007-08-22 | Download

The update of Linotype FontExplorerâ„¢ X to version 1.2.2 delivers important bug fixes and is recommended for all users.

Updated features:

  • Complete redesign of the integrated Linotype Font Store
  • Lots of new fonts and Value Packs available in the integrated Linotype Font Store
  • Updated QuarkXPress 6.5/7.x Plug-Ins

Bug fixes:

  • Fixed a bug when checking for updates
  • Fixed a bug when creating a Smart Set
  • Fixed a bug when removing font request rules
  • Fixed a bug where "Import date" wasn't localized
  • Fixed a bug where Application Font Cache Cleaning didn't recognize QuarkXPress when running Mac OS X 10.3.9
  • Fixed a bug where creating a new Set from selection didn't update the information area
  • Fixed a bug where FontExplorer X would crash when cleaning Application Font Caches
  • Fixed a bug where not all characters of an OpenType font were displayed in the information window
  • Fixed a bug where Reveal in Finder didn't work
  • Fixed a bug where the import date wasn't updated after importing a font again
  • Fixed a bug where the keyboard shortcut wasn't updated when changing the keyboard layout
  • Fixed a bug where you couldn't clean Application Font Caches although an application was selected
  • Fixed a bug which could crash FontExplorer X at startup
  • Fixed a bug which didn't update the information area when moving Sets
  • Fixed some interface and text issues with the German localization
Version 1.2.1 | Release Date: 2007-07-09 | Download
  • Fixed a bug when changing tracking in the information window
  • Fixed a bug when updating or launching FontExplorer X
  • Fixed a bug when using WYSIWYG on Mac OS X 10.3.9
  • Fixed a bug with multiple font requests
Version 1.2 | Release Date: 2007-07-08 | Download

New features:

  • Added information "Import date"
  • Adobe InDesign/Illustrator CS3 Plug-Ins
  • New detailed preview in the information window
  • Option to activate entire suitcase when activating a font contained in that suitcase
  • Option to search fonts for vendor
  • Possibility to create a Set from detected fonts in documents
  • Sorting by label

Updated features:

  • Cleaning application font caches now cleans QuarkXPress 7 caches
  • Cleaning System Fonts Folders now handles Adobe CS3 fonts
  • Improved character view in the information window
  • Improved drag & drop behavior
  • Improved font activation warning
  • Improved font detector
  • Improved font request behavior and preferences
  • Improved Store Registration Assistant
  • Setup Assistant now recognizes previous FontExplorer X Font Library folders
  • Updated InDesign/Illustrator CS1/CS2 Plug-Ins
  • Updated QuarkXPress 6.5/7.x Plug-Ins

Bug fixes:

  • Fixed a bug when exporting fonts as images
  • Fixed a bug when importing fonts from a network volume
  • Fixed a bug where "Last imported" included more than the actually imported fonts
  • Fixed a bug where different fonts with the same PostScript name were displayed the same
  • Fixed a bug where FontExplorer X could not find its database
  • Fixed a bug where the font activation warning was positioned randomly on the screen
  • Fixed a bug where the main window opened after using Fast User Switching
  • Fixed a bug where the preferences wouldn't be set correctly after importing a FontExplorer X configuration file
  • Fixed a bug where the Trash containing font files deleted from FontExplorer X couldn't be emptied while FontExplorer X was running
  • Fixed a bug which allowed negative numbers for Smart Set rules
  • Fixed a bug which didn't update the rules information when editing a Smart Set
  • Fixed a bug which prevented copying preview images from the font preview
  • Fixed a bug which prevented FontExplorer X from launching when Parental Controls were enabled
  • Fixed font activation issues with QuarkXPress 6.5 and 7.x
  • Fixed interface issues with the Plug-In Manager
  • Many other internal fixes and improvements
Version 1.1.2 | Release Date: 2007-01-28 | Download
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