[reportlab-users] Disable TTF Embedding

Tim Roberts timr at probo.com
Wed Oct 15 13:27:34 EDT 2008

Yoann Roman wrote:

> I looked into Acrobat 9's default settings, and it *does* embed subsets

> of all fonts except for Arial, Arial Black, Arial Narrow, Century

> Gothic, Courier New, Georgia, Impact, Lucida Console, Tahoma, Times New

> Roman, Trebuchet, and Verdana. It has all those on a "never embed" list

> for its "Standard" profile.


That's fascinating, because it means those PDFs cannot be viewed on
Windows 2000 or Windows 98 without Microsoft Office. That's an
incredibly bone-headed decision on their part.

Tim Roberts, timr at probo.com
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.

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