Adobe TypeManager (Mac, 3 1/2" Disk) Adobe Systems Inc. - 1989 USA, Canada Release

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Adobe TypeManager
Product ID ADOBE0001
Platform(s) Mac
Media 3 1/2" Disk
Copyright date 1989
Publisher(s) Adobe Systems Inc.
Category(s) Graphics, Fonts, Font Utilities
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Works with popular Macintosh applications.

The tool that automatically makes two things clearer.

  • Text printed on ImageWriter.
  • Text displayed on Macintosh monitor.

Installs in minutes.
Just a few clicks of the mouse and Adobe Type Manager is ready to go. Once installed, Adobe Type Manager is totally transparent to both you and your applications. You'll never have to think about it again.

From the jagged edge-
Before Adobe Type Manager, text displayed on the screen and printed on an ImageWriter suffered from the "jaggies," especially at very large sizes.

To the professional edge.
With Adobe Type Manager your ImageWriter never looked so good. Printed pages that rival laser quality. And a screen image that is just as sharp.

Explore a brave new world of fonts.
Because Adobe Type Manager with all Adobe Postscript language fonts, including those in the Adobe Type Library, your Image Writer will be able to use the kind of high quality fonts you only dreamed of using before.

Inside: The 13 most popular fonts.


  • Times Roman
  • Times italic
  • Times bold
  • Times bold italic


  • Helvetica
  • Helvetica oblique
  • Helvetica bold
  • Helvetica bold oblique


  • Courier
  • Courier oblique
  • Courier bold
  • Courier bold oblique


Adobe Type Manager is compatible with virtually every Macintosh software application- from word processing and spreadsheets to page layout and presentations. And of course your Adobe Postscript printer will work as it always has. Adobe Type Manager works with the following computers and printers:

  • Macintosh Plus
  • Macintosh SE, SE 30
  • Macintosh II, IIx, IIcx
  • ImageWriter
  • ImageWriter II, LQ
  • LaserWriter II SC
  • Hewlett Packard DeskWriter
  • Adobe PostScript printers

System Requirements

Mac System 6.0.2

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