embed_true_type_fonts property

FontInfoCollection.embed_true_type_fonts property

Specifies whether or not to embed TrueType fonts in a document when it is saved. Default value for this property is False.

def embed_true_type_fonts(self) -> bool:

def embed_true_type_fonts(self, value: bool):


Embedding TrueType fonts allows others to view the document with the same fonts that were used to create it, but may substantially increase the document size.

This option works for DOC, DOCX and RTF formats only.


Shows how to save a document with embedded TrueType fonts.

doc = aw.Document(MY_DIR + 'Document.docx')
font_infos = doc.font_infos
font_infos.embed_true_type_fonts = embed_all_fonts
font_infos.embed_system_fonts = embed_all_fonts
font_infos.save_subset_fonts = embed_all_fonts
doc.save(ARTIFACTS_DIR + 'Font.font_info_collection.docx')
if embed_all_fonts:
    self.assertLess(25000, os.path.getsize(ARTIFACTS_DIR + 'Font.font_info_collection.docx'))
    self.assertGreater(15000, os.path.getsize(ARTIFACTS_DIR + 'Font.font_info_collection.docx'))

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