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Dynamic fonts are a feature of Netscape's Communicator suite of products that enables a Web page designer to specify or create a special font style for a Web page or site. A font file (which describes how to display a particular set of font images) is downloaded as a plug-in from the Web server along with the first page that uses it. Netscape's viewing support uses TrueDoc Technology from Bitstream.

This was last updated in April 2005
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