It was originally worse than that, but that's as close as
I've been able to get it - if anyone could shed some light on this
it would be appreciated - otherwise I might need to do all the
headings again with CS4 versions!
For CS4, Adobe removed the Macromedia text engine and
replaced it with the Adobe text engine.
If you look at the forum, though, you'll see that there are
some problems cropping up with the transplant of the Adobe text
engine into Fireworks. As a sampler: some fonts that appear to work
fine in Photoshop cause Fireworks to fail to load; some text
actions cause the text element to be displaced from its bounding
box; some text actions cause the text element to move across the
Adobe reps have been responding, requesting files so that
they can troubleshoot the issues.
Fireworks CS4 now has the new Adobe Text engine which renders
the fonts with a look more closer to Photoshop.
Thus some of the fonts can look slightly different when
rendered on the canvas than it used to be in previous versions of
Originally posted by:
Iain71 I've ended up with some text that doesn't match as well as it
should, even though the font is the same - an example is the
'E-book readers' heading on the pages here :
old heading text new heading text