[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Chicago Font in Dialogs

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From: Mark Goodes <mgoodes@...>
Date: Sun, 12 Sep 1999 22:28:51 -0500
Joe Lewis Wilkins wrote:

> My particular reason for using PICTs, in addition to the
> fact that they use less memory, was that the Larger Font sizes are "just
> better looking". Use bitmaps and you loose all of the "smoothness" of
> truetype. Actually, I guess I don't mind if someone's system defaults to
> Geneva, if it would just DEFAULT in "all instances" within each Dialog. In
> reality, that was my "real" concern.

Of course, you could be nasty and change the system default font just before you
open a dialog and then change it back on exit.  Everyone will have Chicago
installed on their system.  As to how to do this, you'd have to ask the gurus...