Insider Software
( has announced
FontAgent Pro auto-activation plug-ins for QuarkXpress 8 and Adobe
Creative Suite 4, including InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. The
plug-ins are available immediately in FontAgent Pro version 4.0.3,
which also adds support for French and Italian systems.

With the new release, FontAgent Pro includes plug-ins for Adobe CS2,
3 and 4, as well as QuarkXPress 6, 6.5, 7 and 8.0.1. FontAgent Pro
offers more auto-activation plug-ins than any other font manager, and
is the only one that auto-activates fonts in Adobe Photoshop,
according to the folks at Insider Software. The new release also
marks the first availability of FontAgent Pro 4 in French and
Italian. The FontAgent Pro installer automatically detects users’
language preferences.

The retail price for FontAgent Pro 4 Standard Edition is US$99.95
with volume discounts available from Insider Software and resellers
worldwide, including SHI, PC Connection, PC Mall and Zones in North
America, as well as Apacabar in France and Active Software in Italy.
FontAgent Pro’s Workgroup Edition offers peer-to-peer font sharing,
and the Connected Edition connects to FontAgent Pro Server, and both
versions retail for $129.95 US. Upgrades for current FontAgent Pro 4
owners are free, while owners of previous versions can upgrade at
half-price. Users can download FontAgent Pro 4 software, including
free 30-day trials, from:

FontAgent Pro 4 requires Mac OS X version 10.3 or later running on an
Intel Mac or Power Mac, and 15 MB of memory. It supports all Mac OS X
fonts, including Open Type, Type 1, dfont, and Mac and Windows
TrueType. FontAgent Pro Server requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later and
256MB of memory. FontAgent Pro supports local and networked home