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    I am glad to remind all who voted for this feature that it is now possible to set a font size as x-height or cap height with Show Font Height Options toggle enabled in Character panel menu.


    Some issues still remain, yes, like, wrong size calculation if a font has rounded stems that end below baseline (https://illustrator.uservoice.com/forums/601447-illustrator-desktop-bugs/suggestions/44639661-font-height-options-misbehave-with-rounded-fonts), or inability to focus the dropdown with Tab (https://illustrator.uservoice.com/forums/601447-illustrator-desktop-bugs/suggestions/41836618-font-height-options-tab-order), or calculating font height by measuring glyphs instead of reading the actual value within the font (https://illustrator.uservoice.com/forums/601447-illustrator-desktop-bugs/suggestions/41615035-cap-height-setting-not-using-font-cap-height), but overall this is done, works, and super cool, don’t you think?

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    Mr.Chuah commented  · 

    Adobe Illustrator, before printing die cut, click and check Font size is height is 9.5cm, after printing die cut after size is 5.5cm......
    Zzzz double check font size correct print (pls don't show me the wrong correct font size) = cut your salary
    After die cut wrong size check the Font must create outlines check (size is 5.5cm),
    NOOOOOOOO my boss say want to cut my salary..........

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