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How to use font variants in Pages

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So you have a fancy Open Type font that includes font variants i.e different version of letters. How do you use them in Pages?   Open the Typograph panel. Select the piece of text or letter that you want to use an alternate glyph for and chose a different

Mac mail multiple language spell check

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If you need Mac OS X to only show the red dotted lines under words that actually are misspelled when you write text in different languages, you need to look no further. Make sure you set the following setting in System Preferences / Languages & Text  

How to measure screen elements without taking a screenshot on Mac

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If you like me often use screen capturing and take screenshots or screen captures you might have found out that on Mac you can use Command + Shift + 4 to get a crosshair that shows how many pixels that are currently selected. That command automatically takes a screenshot