Add new Font Family to Smartforms in SAP – Step By Step guide

Add new Font family to Smartforms style in SAP can be done using the the standard SAP Tcode SE73.

Add new Font Family (True Type Font)

First launche the SAPscript Font Maintenance SAP Tcode SE73.

Check Font Families and click Install TrueType Font.

SAPSCRIPT FONT Maintenance

Install the normal version of the Font family

by launching the SE73’s next screen with these parameters

  • Font Attribute BOLD – unchecked
  • Font Attribute ITALIC – unchecked
  • Do Not Replace Other Fonts – Checked

The next will screen will open File Explorer to select the Font file ( TTF ) format. Select the Font File and open.

TrueType Font installation for SAPscript Smartforms

Install the ITALIC  version of the Font family

Do the same as for installing a new font family.
Make sure you use the same name for “Name of Font File”

Launch the Upload with these parameters:

  • Font Attribute BOLD – unchecked
  • Font Attribute ITALIC –checked
  • Do Not Replace Other Fonts – Checked

Install the BOLD version of the Font family

Do the same as for installing a new font family.
Make sure you use the same name for “Name of Font File”
Launch the Upload with these parameters:

  • Font Attribute BOLD – checked
  • Font Attribute ITALIC –unchecked
  • Do Not Replace Other Fonts – Checked

Install the BOLD + Italic version of the Font family

Do the same as for installing a new font family.
Make sure you use the same name for “Name of Font File”

Launch the Upload with these parameters:

  • Font Attribute BOLD – checked
  • Font Attribute ITALIC –checked
  • Do Not Replace Other Fonts – Checked

Check New Font Family is installed

Check in SE73 ( SAPscript Font maintenance SAP tcode), if the font is well installed with Italic and Bold
The new installed font for Smartforms should be :

Installed New Font Type in SAP

Transport Font for Smartforms

When uploading a new font family to SAP, SAP will request a Transport Workbench.
So in order to transport the new installed Font for Smartforms, just transport this workbench Transport and the work is done.

Link to resources
You will find a detailed step by step guide how to Add New Font to SAP in this link.

 

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