RE: Fonts for translation

Subject: RE: Fonts for translation
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: "Chinell, David F \(GE EntSol, Security\)" <David -dot- Chinell -at- GE -dot- com>, "techwr-l" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 27 Jan 2010 09:43:32 -0700

Chinell, David F wrote:

> Can anyone report on which fonts (both serif and sans serif) you've
> successfully for material that must be translated from English to
> languages? I understand Arial Unicode MS works well. I'd like to find
> well-matched pair of serif and sans serif.
> Perhaps as a separate issue, do you know of fonts that work for
> right-to-left translation, such as Arabic and Hebrew?

I strongly suggest you work with your translation vendor rather than
making decisions based on feedback from the list.

Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom


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