Font Management Software suits creative professionals.
June 19, 2007 -
FontAgent Pro 3 for Windows enables users to find and test Windows TrueType, OpenType, and Type 1 PostScript font files, build font library, optimize Windows Fonts Control Panel, and activate and de-activate fonts with click. Other features include exporting fonts into folders for sharing, backup font files into central archives, and renaming cryptic filenames to real fonts. Font Player(TM) and Font Compare(TM) viewers help view text strings in various fonts, sizes, and colors.
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Insider Software, Inc.
208 Granada Way
Los Gatos, CA, 95032-1101
Insider Software's FontAgent® Pro Brings Professional Font Management to Windows
LOS GATOS, Calif., May 23 -- Insider Software today announced the immediate availability of FontAgent Pro 3 for Windows, its industry-leading font management software for creative professionals. The new version of FontAgent Pro - previously available only for Macintosh computers - brings a variety of professional font management capabilities to the Windows platform so users can:
o Find all Windows TrueType, OpenType, and Type 1 PostScript font files
and test their integrity
o Build an organized, optimized font library
o Optimize the Windows Fonts Control Panel by moving fonts not required
by Windows into the font library
o Activate and de-activate fonts with a click to save system resources,
reduce font menu clutter and keep font menus manageable
o Define font sets and subsets to enable easy font activation and
o View text strings in a variety of fonts, sizes and colors using Font
Player(TM) and Font Compare(TM) viewers to select the ideal font for
o Print color font books and sample sheets for easy reference and for
sharing designs with clients and associates
o Export fonts into folders for simple sharing with service bureaus and
o Backup font files into central archives for safekeeping and easy
o Rename cryptic Windows font filenames to real fonts
New Font Management Power for Windows Platforms
With the new release, Insider Software has brought professional font management to the Windows world, providing a host of powerful new features to the platform for the first time. "The FontAgent Pro family of products routinely wins font-management shootouts in Macintosh customer accounts," commented Bruce Mitchell, CEO of Insider Software. "The business, creative and consumer communities using Windows design tools and fonts have grown steadily over the last five years, and we're very excited to bring them the power of world-class font management."
About FontAgent Pro
FontAgent Pro, designed for creative professionals, provides a complete font management system that integrates diagnostics, repair, font selection, font book creation, and design tools in a single powerful, yet simple application. It is the only product to offer such modern features as multiple font libraries, cascading sets for job and project management, and a Font Player that provides interactive real-time font selection tools.
FontAgent Pro also offers unique administrative tools with its ability to secure workstations, permitting modifications to libraries and sets only if approved by the administrator. Powerful live searching and extensive filtering provide additional power and flexibility.
Availability and Download
Users can download FontAgent Pro for Windows immediately from the Insider Software website at http://www.insidersoftware.com/downloads. The software is also available from major resellers, including PC Connection, PC Mall, and Multiple Zones.
FontAgent Pro 3 for Windows requires Windows XP, a PC with a Pentium II chip or higher and 8MB of available disk space. FontAgent Pro is also available for Mac OS X, 10.2.8 or later.
Pricing and Support
FontAgent Pro for Windows is priced at $99.95 per user and volume license pricing is available.
About Insider Software
Founded in 1994, Insider Software makes products that streamline the creative process, including the industry-leading FontAgent Pro family of font management products.
Source: Insider Software
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Web site: http://www.insidersoftware.com/