embedded fonts


Embedded fonts are fonts embedded in documents or web pages so that they can be used without being installed locally (a typical feature of PDF files and Microsoft Word documents).

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In 1996 Erik van Blokland relays the problems with font embedding, which a decade later has little success…
Essays · 29 November 2004 · English · 482 words

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A special embedding licence is required to use the fonts in electronic books rrespective of whether the device contains the font data or merely the designs of the fonts. This licence is available directly online on the font ordering page.
The Typotheque End User Licence allows embedding of fonts in documents when you take reasonable measures to prevent font data extraction. Use the option ‘Embed characters in use only’, when creating the document to make the file smaller and to protect the fonts more.
A special embedding licence is required to use the fonts in electronic books, game playing devices, wearables, gaming and gambling devices irrespective of whether the device contains the font data or merely the designs of the fonts. This licence is available directly online on the font ordering page.
The embedding of fonts in Flash documents is allowed provided that you set embedding to prevent the extraction of the fonts, and that you donʼt resell the Flash documents/templates.
You can use our fonts to create websites, but since visitors may not have the same fonts installed, you will need to convert the fonts to images (GIF, JPG or PNG) so that the pages display as you intend. You can also use the fonts in Flash websites.

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How to use Typotheque Webfont embedding Service allows using custom fonts in the website using @font-face rule in CSS. Simple tutorial. Cross-browser font embedding