Common UI Controls - Panels - Font Selection

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Font

Specifies the font to use by font name.

 

Size

Specifies the size of text in point size. Point size is relative to a screen height or 480 pixels. For higher resolution displays, the font is scaled accordingly.

 

Automatically shrink to fit

When checked, text is automatically reduced in size, when necessary, to fit within the object rectangle boundaries.

 

Automatically grow to fit

When checked, text is automatically enlarged is size to fit the object rectangle boundaries.

 

Ensure consistent text size

When checked, an analysis is made of the entire slide show then ensures that all text objects of the same style as this text object use the same font size. This setting is only used when either of the above two settings are checked. For example, if the style of the text object is Song Lyrics, then all text items set to the Song Lyrics text style are analyzed and set to the same size. Text objects of other text styles are not included in the analysis.

 

Style

Lets you specify bold or italic text styles.

 

 

When specifying font properties for a slide text object, you will also see these additional options:

 

Font, Use...

Use default font name

Use the related font name specified in the slide property themes.

Use font name specified below

Override the default name as specified below.

Use the the fonts contained in the text contents

Use the fonts specified within the text content. This is used when text has a mix of fonts within a single text object.

 

Size, Use...

Use default font size

Use the related font sixze specified in the slide property themes.

Use font size specified below

Override the default size as specified below.

Use the the font sizes contained in the text contents

Use the font sizes specified within the text content. This is used when text has a mix of font sizes within a single text object.

 

Style, Use...

Use default font style

Use the related font style specified in the slide property themes.

Use font style specified below

Override the default style as specified below.

Use the the font styles contained in the text contents

Use the font styles specified within the text content. This is used when text has a mix of font styles within a single text object.