Show a document's fonts with type and status

From CC 2014, InDesign's Find Font dialog no longer shows the type and status of a document's fonts. The script fixes that. Run the script with a document open and it shows the fonts status and type as shown in the screenshot.

Show font status and type

Font type: ATC, Bitmap, CID, OCF, OpenType CCF, OpentType CID, OpenType TT, Truetype, Type 1, or Unknown.

Font status: Fauxed, Installed, Not available, Substituted, or Unknown.

To save the contents of the dialog to a file, click Save; the file is stored on your desktop under the name ShowFonts.txt and will be opened and displayed immediately.


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Version history

13 July 2016: The script needed the Windows 10 update to ensure that the list is displayed correctly.

7 July 2015: The close button on the dialog's frame doesn't show on the Mac, so I added a button to close the window.

9 March 2015: First posted.


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