|Nov 22, 2012, 02:30 PM||#1|
Looking for automated solution to deal with out-of-font characters
I have a massive amount of UTF-8 text to layout with many Japanese terms inline. The font to use is a modern typestyle with limited characterset (ASCII+). If you import this text in InDesign, all the Japanese shows as pink boxes.
Now I need any of the following 2 solutions:
1) A way to select all "Pink boxes" and turn them into Characterstyle X. That way I can set Characterstyle X to font "Osaka" the giant OSX font that includes all characters.
2) A way to feed InDesign makeup-markers in plain text that get converted to the appropriate styles in InDesign? All text is inside a MySQL database, and it is easy to let PHP catch the Japanese characters and wrap them in markings. Say [style="osaka"]にほんご、にっぽんご[/style].
Why can't you just specify a backup-font in InDesign? That would make things a lot easier. All browsers work like that already.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|A solution to the font problem||Gogurt48||iOS 7||27||Jul 10, 2013 10:31 PM|
|Freeware Font Creator or Help with editing font characters?||nobodyhome||Design and Graphics||1||Aug 23, 2012 08:22 PM|
|Freeware Font App or Help with editing font characters?||nobodyhome||Mac Applications and Mac App Store||0||Aug 23, 2012 03:43 AM|
|What is the deal with the TINY font on MacRumors??||class77||Community Discussion||2||Aug 14, 2012 05:38 PM|
|Mountain Lion changed font Rendering. System font is different. Can I change it?||jaybar||OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion||27||Aug 8, 2012 03:47 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:30 AM.