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Just a few things I've run across. The PDF import does not recognize embedded fonts yet. I worked around by importing the pdf in PagePlus then exporting as PDF out of there.

The trebuchet and gills sans font still has issues.

When I am typing a story, the letters appear on the screen in slow motion.

 

JUST AN IDEA - It would be great if the program could preview the front like adobe indesign cc does. In the font drop down box it gives you a sample of the sentence youre writing.

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16 hours ago, JPSports said:

JUST AN IDEA - It would be great if the program could preview the front like adobe indesign cc does. In the font drop down box it gives you a sample of the sentence youre writing.

So you're wanting something more than the preview it already provides, which is just the font name?
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If so, just select some of the text in the Text Frame (or Artistic Text) and it will preview as you move the selection in the font list. E.g., I have selected "Donec Magna" and the text changed from Arial to AR Essence as I scrolled down the list.

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  • Thank you. I am not sure. As I type the text it appears on the screen in slow motion. 

Usually the text appears on the screen as I type it. On my laptop, it has a delay. It sort of jumps on the screen. It has been this way for several versions of AP.

 

If I type in word, pageplus, indesign or even here, it does not show that problem.

 

I have win10 on a dell laptop.

Test Issue.afpub

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Thank you Walt that is helpful. I just thought it was cool that when I want to change a font, the ID font drop box shows the preview in the samples rather than the name of the font.

 

Thanks again 

 

I liked the ID fe

Test Issue.pdf

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What layer effect?

fwiw, it works here with the few I tried. But do note that unless you double-click on it, cut all of it (or parts thereof) and then delete the embeded version, then paste, any/all layer effects act upon the entire placed PDF.

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