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Format font in the document

Format font for the whole document

When you format the font to Document element, all the normal text in the document will have use this font, unless you override them with other styles (such as Heading, or Custom Styles).

In the Body Content template:

  1. Click Styles in the left pane
  2. Click Element
  3. In the "Element Styles" select Document from the list

The list of CSS attributes used for "Document" style is displayed. You can format font, size and color of texts in the "Text & Font" section

In font-family, click the small arrow on the right to open the list of font

Click  -Add Web Font-

In the "Add Web Font" popup, there is a list of web fonts in Presets that you can use

Or click Load More to extend the list

Scroll to see the list of font or continue to Load More

Select the font that you want to use

The font name will be populated in Font Family with the single quotation 'Font Name' and the link to the webfont is populated in the URL

Click OK

Now you see the font name is populated in font-family

Format the font-size and color as you desire. Want to use the font that is closest to Microsoft Font used in your current document? See Alternatives to Microsoft fonts

Format font of the headings

In the Body Content template:

  1. Click Styles in the left pane
  2. Click Element
  3. In the "Element Styles" select the heading that you want to format font from the list: Heading 1, Heading 2 or Heading 3

Similar to format font of the normal text, you can select a web font in font-family attribute

In font-family, click the small arrow on the right to open the list of font

Headings use the same font with normal text

Select the empty option in the beginning of the list, for the heading to take the font you indicated in the "Document" style

Headings use different font than normal text

In the font-family list, select -Add Web Font-

In the "Add Web Font" popup, there is a list of web fonts in Presets that you can use

Or click Load More to extend the list

Scroll to see the list of font or continue to Load More

Select the font that you want to use

The font name will be populated in Font Family with the single quotation 'Font Name' and the link to the webfont is populated in the URL

Click OK

Now you see the font name is populated in font-family

Continue to format the font-size or color as you desire

Alternatives to Microsoft fonts

Similar to many other web application, you can not use Microsoft Office fonts in Documill Dynamo. The table below lists the best alternative to Microsoft fonts for your documents. Select the alternative font when formatting your Document or Heading element, by following the instruction above.

If you are using  "dynamoservice" server, you cannot use Microsoft Office fonts. If you want to use these fonts then you would need to move to "dynamo-eu1" server.

Microsoft Fonts Web font used in Documill Dynamo
Arial Roboto
Arial Narrow Roboto Condensed
Calibri Lato
Courier New Noticia Text / Anonymous Pro 
Tahoma Noto Sans
Trebuchet Source Sans Pro
Times New Roman Crimson Text / Lora
Verdana Arimo

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