Mavericks Palatino font and Word 2011

The following info comes from Apple Discussions

Palatino is my favorite font. But since installing Mavericks, superscripting doesn’t work right in Microsoft Word.

According to Kurt Lang, author of Font Management in OS X the Palatino font supplied by Mavericks is flawed.

Two fixes:

1) Remove the Palatino font from the /System/Library/Fonts/ folder and use the same named font installed by Mountain Lion or Lion. Both work correctly.

In Mavericks, Palatino is installed . . .

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Lync for Mac 2011 14.0.8 provides Mavericks support

Microsoft has released its Lync for Mac 2011 14.0.8 update. This update resolves two issues:

Enables OS X Mavericks support Resolves an issue where a delegate doesn’t receive notification when he is made a delegate

Mavericks support now includes the following fixes:

Ability to download the address book file Ability to play voice mail Ability to request control of a shared desktop or application

Download the update from Microsoft’s site or choose Help menu > . . .

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Using Entourage in Mavericks

Both Office 2004 and Office 2008 are End of Life applications. This means they are not longer supported and will receive no updates or fixes. Office 2008 does run under Mavericks. There are a few issues, but no show stoppers. See this post for more info. Users that are still using Office 2004, will have to upgrade to a newer version of Office or move to Apple’s applications. Office 2004 will run under Snow Leopard . . .

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Office 2008 apps open with new window after upgrading to Mavericks

Office 2008 applications will open with a new window after the upgrade to Mavericks. While it’s not a show stopper to close the window, it seems to greatly annoy some users.

The fix is NOT to launch from the Dock. Launch directly from Applications or use a launcher. You can even put an alias on your Desktop to launch.

Launchers: Spotlight search can be used to launch your applications or try one of these third . . .

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