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Why do fonts look different when I view the same document on different computers?

Problem:

Why do fonts look different when I view the same document on different computers?

Solution:

This is happening because the font used is not available on the secondary computer and was not embedded in the document. The simplest way to resolve this issue is to change the font used to one of the Windows default fonts, which are detailed here.

If using a different font is not an option then it is necessary to embed the font in the document in order to resolve this issue. PDF-XChange Viewer and PDF-XChange Editor do not currently feature the functionality to embed fonts. However, our free virtual printer, PDF-XChange Lite, can be used for this purpose. Please download a free version and then refer to the online manual for instructions on how to embed fonts. The relevant page is available here. Please note that embedding fonts will increase the size of documents. If the file size becomes too large then embedding a font subset, as opposed to the entire font, is a useful alternative. This option is detailed at the link provided.

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