Packagecom.adobe.indesign
Classpublic class Font
InheritanceFont Inheritance CSHostObject Inheritance flash.utils.Proxy



Public Properties
 PropertyDefined By
  allowEditableEmbedding : Boolean
[read-only] If true, the font can be embedded.
Font
  allowOutlines : Boolean
[read-only] If true, the font can be converted to outlines.
Font
  allowPDFEmbedding : Boolean
[read-only] If true, the font can be embedded in a PDF document.
Font
  allowPrinting : Boolean
[read-only] If true, the can font be printed.
Font
  eventListeners : EventListeners
[read-only] A collection of event listeners.
Font
  events : Events
[read-only] A collection of events.
Font
  fontFamily : String
[read-only] The name of the font family
Font
  fontStyleName : String
[read-only] The name of the font style.
Font
  fontStyleNameNative : String
[read-only] The native name of the font style.
Font
  fontType : FontTypes
[read-only] The type of font.
Font
  fullName : String
[read-only] The full font name.
Font
  fullNameNative : String
[read-only] The full native name of the font.
Font
 InheritedhostObjectDelegate : HostObject
Getter for the delegate
CSHostObject
  index : Number
[read-only] The index of the Font within its containing object.
Font
  isValid : Boolean
[read-only] Returns true if the object specifier resolves to valid objects.
Font
  location : String
[read-only] The full path to the Font.
Font
  name : String
[read-only] The name of the Font.
Font
  ordering : String
[read-only] The ordering of a CID font.
Font
  parent : Object
[read-only] The parent of the Font (a Document or Application).
Font
  platformName : String
[read-only] The platform font name.
Font
  postscriptName : String
[read-only] The PostScript name of the font.
Font
  properties : Object
A property that allows setting of several properties at the same time.
Font
  registry : String
[read-only] The registry of a CID font.
Font
  restrictedPrinting : Boolean
[read-only] If true, the font allows only restricted printing.
Font
  status : FontStatus
[read-only] The status of the font.
Font
  version : String
[read-only] The font version.
Font
  writingScript : Number
[read-only] The writing script.
Font
Public Methods
 MethodDefined By
  
addEventListenerFont(eventTypeParam:String = null, handlerParam:Object = null, capturesParam:Boolean = false):EventListener
Adds an event listener.
Font
  
checkOpenTypeFeature(usingParam:Object = null):Boolean
Checks whether the font supports the specified OpenType feature.
Font
  
createSubsetFont(charactersForSubsetParam:String = null, fontDestinationParam:File = null):void
Create a copy of the font with just enough information to render the list of characters given.
Font
 Inherited
filterArgsForHBAPI(args:Array):Array
[static] Function to clean up the argument list and put it into a format that makes sense for HBAPI.
CSHostObject
 Inherited
filterSingleObjectForHBAPI(value:Object):Object
[static]
CSHostObject
 Inherited
getClassObjectForName(className:String):HostObject
[static] This returns a "Class" object, meaning, a HostObject that can be used to make static function calls or get static properties
CSHostObject
  
getElements():Object
Resolves the object specifier, creating an array of object references.
Font
 Inherited
getSpecialTranslation(className:String, ho:HostObject, expectedReturnType:Class, ownerName:String):*
[static]
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostCall(name:String, expectedReturnType:Class, rawargs:Array):*
Encapsulates a function call to the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostCallStatic(className:String, methodName:String, expectedReturnType:Class, rawargs:Array):*
[static] Implements a safe call of a static method on the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostGet(name:String, expectedReturnType:Class):*
Encapsulates a property get to the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostGetIndex(idx:Object, expectedReturnType:Class):*
Encapsulates a indexed get to the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostGetStatic(className:String, propertyName:String, expectedReturnType:Class):*
[static] Implements a safe get of a static property on the host Used by for instance, all the enum implementations.
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostSet(name:String, rawvalue:*):void
Encapsulates a property set to the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostSetStatic(className:String, propertyName:String, rawvalue:*):*
[static] Implements a safe set of a static property on the host
CSHostObject
 Inherited
isDescendedFrom(clz:Class, ancClass:Class):Boolean
[static] Efficiently determines whether or not one class descends from another in inheritance hierarchy- class relationships are cached by the ClassUtils implementation- (uses org.as3commons lib to quickly discover class hierarchy.
CSHostObject
  
removeEventListenerFont(eventTypeParam:String = null, handlerParam:Object = null, capturesParam:Boolean = false):Boolean
Removes the event listener.
Font
 Inherited
replaceDefaultArgs(args:Array, defaultArgs:Array):Array
Function to tidy up arguments prior to call.
CSHostObject
  
toSpecifier():String
Retrieves the object specifier.
Font
 Inherited
wrapReturnedHostObject(rawObject:Object, expectedReturnType:Class, client:CSHostObject, propertyName:String):*
[static] Method used on static/normal get/ hostcalls
CSHostObject
Protected Methods
 MethodDefined By
 Inherited
createWithArgs(args:Array):void
CSHostObject
 Inherited
hostCreate(args:Array):void
CSHostObject
Property Detail
allowEditableEmbeddingproperty
allowEditableEmbedding:Boolean  [read-only]

If true, the font can be embedded.


Implementation
    public function get allowEditableEmbedding():Boolean
allowOutlinesproperty 
allowOutlines:Boolean  [read-only]

If true, the font can be converted to outlines.


Implementation
    public function get allowOutlines():Boolean
allowPDFEmbeddingproperty 
allowPDFEmbedding:Boolean  [read-only]

If true, the font can be embedded in a PDF document.


Implementation
    public function get allowPDFEmbedding():Boolean
allowPrintingproperty 
allowPrinting:Boolean  [read-only]

If true, the can font be printed.


Implementation
    public function get allowPrinting():Boolean
eventListenersproperty 
eventListeners:EventListeners  [read-only]

A collection of event listeners.


Implementation
    public function get eventListeners():EventListeners
eventsproperty 
events:Events  [read-only]

A collection of events.


Implementation
    public function get events():Events
fontFamilyproperty 
fontFamily:String  [read-only]

The name of the font family


Implementation
    public function get fontFamily():String
fontStyleNameproperty 
fontStyleName:String  [read-only]

The name of the font style.


Implementation
    public function get fontStyleName():String
fontStyleNameNativeproperty 
fontStyleNameNative:String  [read-only]

The native name of the font style.


Implementation
    public function get fontStyleNameNative():String
fontTypeproperty 
fontType:FontTypes  [read-only]

The type of font.


Implementation
    public function get fontType():FontTypes
fullNameproperty 
fullName:String  [read-only]

The full font name.


Implementation
    public function get fullName():String
fullNameNativeproperty 
fullNameNative:String  [read-only]

The full native name of the font.


Implementation
    public function get fullNameNative():String
indexproperty 
index:Number  [read-only]

The index of the Font within its containing object.


Implementation
    public function get index():Number
isValidproperty 
isValid:Boolean  [read-only]

Returns true if the object specifier resolves to valid objects.


Implementation
    public function get isValid():Boolean
locationproperty 
location:String  [read-only]

The full path to the Font.


Implementation
    public function get location():String
nameproperty 
name:String  [read-only]

The name of the Font.


Implementation
    public function get name():String
orderingproperty 
ordering:String  [read-only]

The ordering of a CID font.


Implementation
    public function get ordering():String
parentproperty 
parent:Object  [read-only]

The parent of the Font (a Document or Application).


Implementation
    public function get parent():Object
platformNameproperty 
platformName:String  [read-only]

The platform font name.


Implementation
    public function get platformName():String
postscriptNameproperty 
postscriptName:String  [read-only]

The PostScript name of the font.


Implementation
    public function get postscriptName():String
propertiesproperty 
properties:Object

A property that allows setting of several properties at the same time.


Implementation
    public function get properties():Object
    public function set properties(value:Object):void
registryproperty 
registry:String  [read-only]

The registry of a CID font.


Implementation
    public function get registry():String
restrictedPrintingproperty 
restrictedPrinting:Boolean  [read-only]

If true, the font allows only restricted printing.


Implementation
    public function get restrictedPrinting():Boolean
statusproperty 
status:FontStatus  [read-only]

The status of the font.


Implementation
    public function get status():FontStatus
versionproperty 
version:String  [read-only]

The font version.


Implementation
    public function get version():String
writingScriptproperty 
writingScript:Number  [read-only]

The writing script.


Implementation
    public function get writingScript():Number
Method Detail
addEventListenerFont()method
public function addEventListenerFont(eventTypeParam:String = null, handlerParam:Object = null, capturesParam:Boolean = false):EventListener

Adds an event listener.

Parameters

eventTypeParam:String (default = null) — (String) The event type.
 
handlerParam:Object (default = null) — (Object) The event handler. Can accept: File or JavaScript Function.
 
capturesParam:Boolean (default = false) — (Boolean) This parameter is obsolete. (Optional)

Returns
EventListener
checkOpenTypeFeature()method 
public function checkOpenTypeFeature(usingParam:Object = null):Boolean

Checks whether the font supports the specified OpenType feature.

Parameters

usingParam:Object (default = null) — (Object) The OpenType feature to check for, specified either as an OpenType feature or a string. Can accept: OpenTypeFeature enumerator or String.

Returns
Boolean
createSubsetFont()method 
public function createSubsetFont(charactersForSubsetParam:String = null, fontDestinationParam:File = null):void

Create a copy of the font with just enough information to render the list of characters given.

Parameters

charactersForSubsetParam:String (default = null) — (String) String with all the characters used in the resulting font.
 
fontDestinationParam:File (default = null) — (File) File location for the new font.

getElements()method 
public function getElements():Object

Resolves the object specifier, creating an array of object references.

Returns
Object
removeEventListenerFont()method 
public function removeEventListenerFont(eventTypeParam:String = null, handlerParam:Object = null, capturesParam:Boolean = false):Boolean

Removes the event listener.

Parameters

eventTypeParam:String (default = null) — (String) The registered event type.
 
handlerParam:Object (default = null) — (Object) The registered event handler. Can accept: File or JavaScript Function.
 
capturesParam:Boolean (default = false) — (Boolean) This parameter is obsolete. (Optional)

Returns
Boolean
toSpecifier()method 
public function toSpecifier():String

Retrieves the object specifier.

Returns
String