Press Release MainType 3.0

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MainType unveils all you need to know about your fonts

De Bilt, Utrecht March 31, 2010 -- High-Logic B.V., the world's leading provider of font editing and font managing software today releases MainType 3. This innovative font manager takes the frustration out of managing your fonts. Using drag and drop, MainType makes it simple to find, preview, organize, install, and print your fonts.

Novice computer users will appreciate how easy it is to view, install, and organize their font collections. Power users, including typographers and professional designers, will appreciate the features that aren't available in other font software: MainType provides immediate system-wide font synchronization, with no need to refresh font lists or reboot the computer after installing fonts. MainType supports all seventeen planes defined in the Unicode character database, and can display all characters that are included in a font. MainType supports all common font formats, including TrueType Font Collections that contain two or more fonts.

It's easy to sort your fonts into groups, making it faster to maintain fonts required for you daily tasks. You can preview and browse fonts on any drive, before installing them. The font export wizard generates an web based overview of any of your fonts. You can use MainType to locate a particular character in any font, and paste it into another Windows application as formatted text or as a bitmap image.

New features in version 3.0 include full Windows 7 support, show all glyphs feature, better handling of font substitutes, a new setting for aliased and ClearType font display, and cosmetic improvements to the interface.

Whether you're a business person who needs to find the best fonts for your flyers and brochures, a home user who wants to take control of the hundreds of fonts on your system, or a graphic designer or typographer who needs the power of an advanced font management system, MainType has the tools that you need.

Availability and Pricing

MainType 3 runs under Windows 7/Vista/XP/2003/2000, costs $49(US) for a single-user license, and may be ordered securely online from

For more information, contact High-Logic B.V., Tuinstraat 60, 3732 VM De Bilt, The Netherlands.

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About High-Logic B.V.

High-Logic is a privately held firm with headquarters in De Bilt, The Netherlands. Since 1997, High-Logic has been providing font editing and font management software to business and home users. In addition to MainType, the company created Scanahand, a font generator that creates fonts fast, simply by using your own handwriting; and FontCreator, a full-featured font editor for Windows that lets you easily create and modify TrueType and OpenType fonts. For more information, visit