Snagit (Mac): Recommended Fonts for Grab Text

Problem

The Snagit Grab Text function will work best if the appropriate fonts are installed and enabled on the system. If these fonts are missing, Grab Text may not function properly.

Solution

To enable fonts on Mac OS X, follow these steps:

  1. Open /Applications/Font Book.app.
  2. Click All Fonts.
  3. Locate the font in the list.
  4. Right-click the font and choose Enable.

Make sure that the following fonts are enabled on the system.

  • Arial
  • Arial Black
  • Arial Narrow
  • Arial Unicode MS
  • Book Antiqua
  • Book Antiqua
  • Bookman Old Style
  • Bookman Old Style
  • Calibri
  • Candara
  • Century Gothic
  • Century Schoolbook
  • Comic Sans MS
  • Consolas
  • Constantia
  • Corbel
  • Courier New
  • Franklin Gothic Book
  • Franklin Gothic Demi
  • Franklin Gothic Demi Cond
  • Franklin Gothic Heavy
  • Franklin Gothic Medium
  • Franklin Gothic Medium Cond
  • Garamond
  • Geneva
  • Georgia
  • Impact
  • Lucida Sans Unicode
  • MS Reference Sans Serif
  • Microsoft Sans Serif
  • Palatino Linotype
  • Segoe UI
  • Sylfaen
  • Tahoma
  • Times New Roman
  • Trebuchet MS
  • Verdana