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Access OpenType Font Features

OpenType fonts (.otf) often have special features, such as swashes and alternate characters, that are accessible in any app that uses the OS X font panel, including Pages and TextEdit. To access them, type and select your text, press Command-T to open the font panel, and then choose Typography from the Actions pop-up menu. That shows the Typography panel, where you can toggle available options for the font and characters you've selected.

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TeleFinder 3.0

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TeleFinder 3.0 -- Spider Island Software, makers of the graphical BBS software TeleFinder, announced version 3.0 of the TeleFinder Group Edition Host software, which can be fully controlled via Apple events and Frontier or AppleScript. TeleFinder now uses a multi-server architecture that allows multiple nodes of the same BBS to run on separate, networked Macs, increasing the number of phone lines the BBS can support. An unlimited user package of TeleFinder retails for $425.

Spider Island Software -- 714/66-9260 -- 714/730-5785 (BBS) -- wk05156@worldlink.com

 

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