FontView for the Mac OS

FontView is distributed on a shareware, or a "try before you buy" basis. Registration is $9 if paid directly to Simon Brown (the author), or $10 if paid online through Kagi at

To download the current version of FontView use one of the following links:

Registered users will receive a URL and password via email, or by US Mail. Please allow up to three weeks for delivery.

FontView Java

FontView Java is (surprise!) a Java Applet version of FontView. To use it, simply point your Java compatible web browser to the FontView Java page at:

The current version doesn't yet have all of the planned features, but does do one thing not available to the Mac OS FontView program: it can display characters using the Unicode character sets.

Character Inspector
Type Info.
FOND Info.
Getting FontView
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