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FontFamily

FilledSmallSquare FontFamily is an option for Cell, StyleBox and StyleForm which specifies the font family in which text should be rendered.

FilledSmallSquare The default is FontFamily->"Courier". Other common choices are "Times" and "Helvetica".

FilledSmallSquare Mathematica will combine settings for FontFamily, FontWeight, FontSlant, FontTracking and sometimes FontSize to construct a complete name for the font you want. It will then use this name, together with any settings you have specified for FontPostScriptName and FontNativeName to try to locate an appropriate font on your particular computer system.

FilledSmallSquare When generating PostScript output on a printer or otherwise, settings you give for FontPostScriptName are typically used in preference to other font specifications.

FilledSmallSquare Mathematica will try making replacements for the font family name that you specify with the option FontSubstitutions.

FilledSmallSquare Mathematica by default uses heuristics such as translating "Helvetica" to "Geneva" for appropriate computer systems.

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.9.9 and Section 2.11.10.

FilledSmallSquare See also: StyleForm, TextStyle.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 3.