Quick Question - What Font Does Apple Use?

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  1. mjstew33 macrumors 601

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    I've always wanted to know what font Apple uses. What is it?

    Thanks
     
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  3. mjstew33 thread starter macrumors 601

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    uh... i just wondered what font they use?
     
  4. haiggy macrumors 65816

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    I think he means for what products and interfaces. The iPod font is different from the font on the website. The iPod OS font is different. Not very good examples but he means which one in particular.
     
  5. mjstew33 thread starter macrumors 601

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    Oh, sorry. The regular font on the Apple page. Right now, the iMac review - what is that font?
     
  6. jestershinra macrumors regular

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    It was called Myriad Apple for a while. Don't know if that's the same one, though.
     
  7. mjstew33 thread starter macrumors 601

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    Awesome - I just did a google search and found it. Thanks :)
     
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    you win for most useless post
     
  9. ITASOR macrumors 601

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    Looks like someone's a tad bit grumpy today.

    I was asking what font they used for what? There's all different fonts that Apple uses in their products. How can you just ask "What font does Apple use?".

    Jeezee....:p
     
  10. GovornorPhatt macrumors regular

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    The font used for the headings on the apple website is Adobe MyriadPro Semibold.
     
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    Beat me to it.
     
  12. iris_failsafe macrumors 6502

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    How come myriad only appears on Adobe apps, is there a way to make it available in all apps?
     
  13. londonweb macrumors 6502

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    you'll find the adobe fonts under their respective application folders, eg. 'Applications\adobe illustrator\fonts\' and then just copy them into your main fonts folder in your library, or point fontbook at them and install them that way.
     
  14. p0intblank macrumors 68030

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    And all this time I thought it was Apple Garamond. Hmmm, oh well. :p So that's why Myriad is always the default font for Adobe Illustrator...
     
  15. Blue Velvet Moderator emeritus

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    It depends if the application supports OpenType fonts, which Myriad Pro is.
     
  16. iMeowbot macrumors G3

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    Yep, that one, Myriad Apple, is the correct version. It's slightly lighter at equivalent weights than Myriad Pro, and it includes Apple-specific glyphs like their logo.
     

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