Tag: fonts

GDI++ is not good enough

The font of Windows always needs to be improved. Say I have ClearType on Windows XP. It is good and looks clear and sharp. I found GDI++ last month, and I tried it on XP. The font in IE and some native windows programs are better. But it is bad when I run some program

OpenType fonts

OpenType® is a new cross-platform font file format developed jointly by Adobe and Microsoft. Adobe now offers hundreds of fonts in the OpenType format. The two main benefits of the OpenType format are its cross-platform compatibility (the same font file works on Macintosh and Windows computers), and its ability to support widely expanded character sets