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Embed fonts in Word documents

I want to be able to embed fonts in Word Documents so that I have the fonts on any computer I open that document on. This feature is in Word for Windows but not Word for Mac.

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  • Betty Roe commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This would make my ability to service my clients so much better. I am a designer on a Mac, and like most designers the majority of my clients are all PC users.

  • Groep commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Yes please, it is 2018. We can do anything and everything, but we still don't have embedded fonts on Word for Mac..weird isn't?

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    this is essential, it's ridiculous that work for mac can't do this. PLEASE make this update ASAP

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Can't believe this is not included. Just about to go to a printer and book cover has fonts my wife PC does not have. The cover fonts are now a redo. You might need to be a bit more upfront about how you explain this: just say its not included instead of dancing around the facts please.

  • Daniel Holt commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This would be great but note that it's never been possible in Word for Mac. It may simply be impossible to program in because of how macOS is written.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Please, please, please add this feature to Microsoft Word for Mac. I've got a manuscript ready for my publisher and they won't accept the file unless it's a PDF with embedded fonts. I was certain it wouldn't be an issue because I've used the feature on my pc. Now that I've switched to a Mac, suddenly I've lost a feature that I'd come to rely on. Please, please, please add this feature to word for Mac!!!

  • Julie McIlwaine commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Please add the embed fonts option to Microsoft Word for Mac. Why offer PC users this feature and not Mac users? As a designer I use a wide variety of fonts and when a Word doc is required in a specific brand then you need to be able to embed specific fonts.

  • Paul Carlberg commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Please find a way to EMBED FONTS in 2016 Word for MAC Documents. Either that, or have Amazon stop asking for embedded fonts when submitting a manuscript under Kindle Direct Publishing.

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