Change Default Font

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Change Default Font

Postby mallured » 05 Apr 2016, 13:52

It used to be that I could change the default font if I opened Xpress with no document open, went to the Style Sheets window and changed the font in the Normal character style. In Xpress 2015, the Normal character style does not appear until a document is open. Is there any way of changing the default Normal font without having to create template files for each page size?

Thanks for helping -- Mike
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Re: Change Default Font

Postby Matthias Guenther (Quark) » 05 Apr 2016, 14:22

Hi Mike,

what if you choose Edit->Style Sheets with no document open?

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Matthias

P.S.: I know of some people using a 24pt Dingbats font in red as their default font for "Normal" style sheet, so that they do not forget to change the style sheet.
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Re: Change Default Font

Postby mallured » 05 Apr 2016, 14:50

You ARE the best. That works great. Hope it doesn't change in the 2016 version,.

Thanks for such a quick and accurate reply

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