How to apply OpenType stylistic sets in QuarkXPress 2016?

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How to apply "OpenType stylistic sets" in QuarkXPress 2016?

Applies to:
QuarkXPress 2016,
All Mac, All Windows

Summary:
Why to use OpenType stylistic sets

Some OpenType fonts with numerous alternate characters organize these alternates into stylistic sets. This eliminates the time-consuming task of selecting each alternate character individually to find which ones look best with which others.Stylistic sets are designed to allow you to apply various effects to words: alternate glyphs to give words more animation or a less formal appearance, and to lend more visual interest to text. Stylistic Sets allow you to transform a complete body of text with predefined alternate groupings.

Solution:
How to apply
Stylistic sets can be applied through character style sheets, locally through the Measurements palette, and inserted using the Glyphs palette. Stylistic sets allow a user to apply OpenType transformations on text in mixed colors,opacity and shades.
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Topic Information
  • Topic #: 30026-3985
  • Date Created: 05/18/2016
  • Last Modified Since: 05/20/2016
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