Font show different on general text and text field

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When i try to create a pdf in indesign (Mr Eaves Mod OT), general text are are ok but when i add some text field the font are showing are not same as Mr Eaves Mod OT.

 

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Adobe Community Professional , Jun 07, 2021 Jun 07, 2021
That will only work if the font is also present on the other computer, as you should know Srishti, the problem is that if one uses a font of its own machine and sets that as the font for a form field, the font still is NOT embedded and will not be used. A long known 'problem'. Or use Acrobat Pro to tru and fix the form field there. If the font is embedded, bacause hou use it on the page elsewhere as well, you can try and fix the form field in Acrobat Pro. So it will not work Dev1Staging5C16 w...

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Hi there,

 

Sorry to hear abput this trouble. Could you please share a small screenshot of how PDF looks? 

Also, please confirm which application you are using to view PDF?

 

Regards,

Srishti

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Font Use: Mr Eaves Mod OT (bold and regular)

Text is fine. But form font becamr different.

I am using Acrobat DC, Google Chrome.

 

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Please Help me.

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Be sure your default text style selected is not set to another font. Could be either the Paragraph Style or a Character Style.

 

Check with the text tool selected, but no active insertion cursor. Also check the default font listed incase it's an override.

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Please give me path where i change this to correct this problem

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Jun 07, 2021 Jun 07, 2021

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Open Button and Forms panel ( Window > Interactive > Button and Forms ), highlight the Text Field and make sure the correct font is selected.

 

               button and forms font.png

 

Regards,

Srishti

 

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What u suggested is already done by me, but no result.

 

When i try in adobe Acrobat DC and select - (Mr Eaves Mod OT (bold and regular)) this font, following message has shown.

 

How i correct this font issue, Please help,

 

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That will only work if the font is also present on the other computer, as you should know Srishti, the problem is that if one uses a font of its own machine and sets that as the font for a form field, the font still is NOT embedded and will not be used.
A long known 'problem'.

 

Or use Acrobat Pro to tru and fix the form field there.

If the font is embedded, bacause hou use it on the page elsewhere as well, you can try and fix the form field in Acrobat Pro.

So it will not work Dev1Staging5C16 with your own fonts in InDesign, never has, sorry.

https://www.id-extras.com/products/formmagic/

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hi, 

Used font - Mr Eaves Mod OT (bold and regular)   - Download from Adobe font

Text is fine , but Not working in form field.

 

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When i see properties it shows font is embeded but it wont reflect on forn field.

 

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What should i do for correct this font issue, please help

 

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Use FormMagic or open in Acrobat Pro and fix the form there.

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I am using Acrobat Pro DC but problem not solved. It shows font not embaded message when i select font from form properties

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