Extensis Launches Suitcase Fusion Font Manager
Combines the best features of Suitcase X1 and Font Reserve 3.
Major features of Fusion include:
"? Precise font auto-activation in major creative applications such as QuarkXPress and Adobe InDesign and Illustrator, allowing users to automatically turn on the exact fonts used in a document when that document is opened;
"? Font Vault, a central font repository for organization, sorting, and searchings;
"? Type-face separation for font selection and activation;
"? Collect fonts for output, and convenient drag-and-drop exporting; and
"? The ability to identify and repair corrupt fonts using the company's FontDoctor technology.
Fusion automatically categorizes fonts by classification, foundries, and font families to provide more font information. Additionally, users can create their own classifications and foundries and change them anytime.
Price: $99.95 ($49.95 for upgrades from Suitcase X1 or Font Reserve 3, which have both been discontinued); a five-user license also is available, for $475.95. Mac OS X only. Available in English, French, and German versions.