I'm ON the Beta, and it's the "Release Candidate" (i.e. excepting bug fixes,
that's what we're going to get). So I suspect Lucida Grande will not be on
its playlist when it arrives.
On the other hand, this activity is a) a great test of software, and b) not
"production". If it were "production" it would produce money, and as I
guess you noticed, it doesn't :-)
On 6/03/10 4:03 AM, in article C7B6A381.587C7firstname.lastname@example.org,
"Bob Jones" <email@example.com> wrote:
> AFAIK, though, there is no "2010" as yet, there is only the 2010 Beta :-) If
> I may paraphrase a rather wise Australian fellow I've come to know rather
> well, "Anyone who uses Beta software for production work is a fool." ;-)
> Regards |:>)
> Bob Jones
> [MVP] Office:Mac
> On 3/4/10 2:46 PM, in article C7B65938.5E94firstname.lastname@example.org, "John McGhie"
> <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Hmmm... I specifically avoided mentioning Lucida Grande, because when I
>> checked in Word 2010 it didn't have it :-)
>> That's not an issue for almost any other character we could think about.
>> But the Apple Logo is in the Unicode Private Use Area, which means you have
>> to specify the font, and the recipient must have the font you specify, or
>> you will get a somewhat random result cross-platform.
>> On 4/03/10 10:32 PM, in article C7B5046C.5BD5Dfirstname.lastname@example.org,
>> "Bob Jones" <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> Another Option: You'll find them all if you use the Insert Object palette of
>>> the Toolbox. They're in the Symbols ( � ) sub-palette. They're inserted in
>>> Lucida Grande font which is supplied on both the Windows & Mac systems.
>>> HTH |:>)
>>> Bob Jones
>>> [MVP] Office:Mac
>>> On 3/3/10 7:41 PM, in article 59bb3d54.-1@webcrossing.JaKIaxP2ac0,
>>> "firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com> wrote:
>>>> Version: 2008 Operating System: Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) Processor:
>>>> how do I type the apple and command symbols when I do not find them in the
>>>> special characters?
>>>> thanks for any help.
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