Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Apple Systems and Services > Mac Basics and Help

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Oct 8, 2011, 02:30 AM   #1
realchimera
macrumors regular
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Boston
What is the default font family for Mac OS X?

Is the default font "Lucida Grande"?
realchimera is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 8, 2011, 02:33 AM   #2
Matthew Yohe
macrumors Demi-God
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Send a message via AIM to Matthew Yohe
Quote:
Originally Posted by realchimera View Post
Is the default font "Lucida Grande"?
Yes.
Matthew Yohe is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 8, 2011, 02:34 AM   #3
Intell
macrumors P6
 
Intell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Inside
Its Helvetica.
__________________
Last edited by Intell; Yesterday at 10:45 AM.
Intell is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 8, 2011, 02:40 AM   #4
realchimera
Thread Starter
macrumors regular
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Boston
Quote:
Originally Posted by Intell View Post
Its Helvetica.
Thanks!
realchimera is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 8, 2011, 11:37 PM   #5
philipt42
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: RI
The apple ads are in Lucida Grande, whoch subsequently has cecome known as "the apple font." Programs like Pages use Helvetica.
__________________
"I love deadlines. I love the whooshing sound they make as the fly by"
-Douglas Adams
2005 Power Mac G5, 512 MB, 160 GB; 80 iPod 5g
philipt42 is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Apple Systems and Services > Mac Basics and Help

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Windows 8.1 default font? NTNL Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac 0 Apr 6, 2014 07:48 PM
iDraw font default denisandute Mac Applications and Mac App Store 0 Oct 31, 2013 01:55 PM
Saving default font in Mac Mail Stepmcnul Mac Applications and Mac App Store 3 Nov 8, 2012 11:09 AM
OS default font WindsorPro Mac Basics and Help 2 Jul 10, 2012 02:22 AM
Setting Default Font Outlook for MAC chellyroo Mac Applications and Mac App Store 0 Jun 5, 2012 08:44 AM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:40 PM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC