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What Mac Font management software?


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Hi all. Im in need of some new Font Management software (I was running an old version of Linotypes Font Explorer) and Im wondering what to get for a little outlay..

What do you use?

Cheers
T
 

bigdave

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I'd be interested to hear what others are using too as I currently use Font Book, which when you get to 1,000+ fonts, is the biggest pile of dog poop ever!!
 

Katedesign

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I always used to use Suitcase - which until recently was working perfectly on my Mac. It makes it really simple to load fonts temporarily. Must try and reload it...just got to find the disk!
 
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I'm using Suitcase Fusion 3. No problems with it so far - 4977 fonts in there at the moment. It takes a lot patience to set it up properly in the first place though (still not sure if I did it right, but it seems ok...)
It came with some bundled software to help fix problem fonts too which was useful.
 
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A little update - Im trying Fontcase from the Mac app store. It seems like a good way of managing the macs fonts.

The only downside is that it doesnt have plugins for auto activation in Creative Suite but this really is a minor niggle
 
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