What is typesetting?

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It seems to me that it is a reference to a bye-gone era when printing presses used by newspapers and such were operated by manually laying the letters out before the printing began. I think the same term applies today to preparing a text for printing using a computer. The term as used today refers to the preparation of text and includes making informed choices of typeface, point size and leading to enhance the readability and message.
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What is indentation in typesetting?

There are two main types of first-line indent: normal and hanging. A "normal" indent indents the first line, as shown here, an indent of one centimetre: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim ven (MORE)

What year did graphic communications enter the digital era with electronic typesetting?

1965, the year Dr. Rudolf Hell introduced the Digiset phototypesetter. This machine, and the more-popular Linotype Linotron 505, worked by putting individual, digitized characters on the screen of a cathode ray tube. The light from the tube was focused by a lens onto photographic paper.\n. \nStory (MORE)

Is there any typesetting companies in kolkata?

Yes, of course. One of the multi-specialist companies is: Ahana Technology Services Private Ltd. BE 358 Salt Lake Kolkata 700064. Tel: (033) 6520 3469 This unit works on LaTeX and InDesign mainly. They can handle any type of work in English and Bengali -- from plain text to the most challenging ma (MORE)

What is meant by optical kerning in typesetting?

It adjusts the spacing between adjacent characters based on their shapes. Optical kerning can be used when a font lacks built-in kerning or when more than one typeface or font size is used within the same word. The kerning control is located in the Character Palette beneath the Font Size control.

Who can you hire to typeset your music?

You're leaving a great deal out of your question. If you want to do something as specific as arranging type-setting, then you probably have not submitted the music to publishers and/or performers for consideration. It's not clear whether or not you have recorded a demo. Some thoughts: Arrange for so (MORE)

What is the value of a 1965 Great Britain typeset 10 piece Penny Sixpence Sovereign Threepence Halfpenny Halfcrown Scottish Shilling English Shilling Churchill Crown Florin?

These coins were not issued as a set by the Royal Mint, so the set was possibly assembled by a bank or a coin dealer. Assuming the coins are in mint condition or better, each coin has a potential top value of - . Sovereign (22 carat gold) - £165 GBP . Crown (cupro-nickel) - £2 GBP . Halfcr (MORE)

How can one spell the name of the play called The Complete Works of Shakespeare Abridged using Elizabethan English typesetting or handwriting?

Really what you are asking for is a font that approximates Elizabethan type. (If you wish someone to be able to read your title, don't use Elizabethan handwriting--it's called secretary hand and is quite difficult to read). The key note for the font is to have lower case s's which look like f's with (MORE)

How can someone set Thai keyboard typeset on Windows?

To change the keyboard language in Windows you would have to go into the "Clock, Language, and Region" option under the control panel and than select "Regional and Language Options". For step by step instructions for all of Window's operating systems you can visit the Conversation Exchange website.