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@font-face does not work in Chrome

Posted on 2013-06-14
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Hi,
 
I have include the following @font-face to my page, The style is working in Firefox,IE but not working with Chrome, What will be issue, I have tried with some other @font-face all are working Firefox,IE but not working with Chrome, Please do the needful

@font-face {
    font-family: 'FanwoodRegular';
    src: url('Fanwood-webfont.eot');
    src: url('Fanwood-webfont.eot?#iefix') format('embedded-opentype'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.ttf') format('truetype'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.woff') format('woff'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.svg#FanwoodRegular') format('svg');
    font-weight: normal;
    font-style: normal;
    }
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Question by:Loganathan Natarajan
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by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 39249647
This page looks like your code but it mentions something about a bug with 'text-shadow'.  http://www.fontsquirrel.com/forum/discussion/10/font-face-chrome-issue/p1
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by:Loganathan Natarajan
ID: 39249813
I have referred, The above link I have not used text-show property in any of style, still I get the same issue. The @font-face works with IE,Firefox but not working in Chrome...............
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by:Dave Baldwin
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Do you actually have all 5 versions of that font in your directory?
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by:Loganathan Natarajan
ID: 39252150
yes I have all the all 5 version of that font
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by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 39252154
Can you post a link to the page so we can see what is happening?
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by:Loganathan Natarajan
ID: 39252498
Please find the source code in the attachments, I have added a page and Implemented FanwoodRegular web font. I have all the five files in the App_Themes folder, Please run the application for the difference between Firefox and Chrome, Internet Explore. I have also added the  MIME type in iis and in web.config file. Please download the .zip file exact and WebSite\App_Themes\default change the file extension .eot,.svg,.ttf,.woff. When I uploaded the .zip file I was unable to upload the file. so that I have removed . from the file name. Please download the .zip and change the extensions. I am working around for 2 days not able to get the solution.
WebSite.zip
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by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 39253846
You need to click on "Request Attention" above.  I can't run that.
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by:jrm213jrm213
ID: 39256113
Hi,

I have heard that the order of the fonts is important and according to font-squirrel for that font it should be

@font-face {
    font-family: 'FanwoodRegular';
    src: url('Fanwood-webfont.eot');
    src: url('Fanwood-webfont.eot?#iefix') format('embedded-opentype'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.woff') format('woff'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.ttf') format('truetype'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.svg#FanwoodRegular') format('svg');
    font-weight: normal;
    font-style: normal;
}

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It's worth a shot.
I also ran across this page claiming that Chrome sometimes doesn't like coming last in the font list and that you can change the CSS to just target chrome and then it is happy.

Excerpt from http://www.adtrak.co.uk/blog/font-face-chrome-rendering/#fix 
@font-face {
font-family: 'chunk-webfont';
src: url('../../includes/fonts/chunk-webfont.eot');
src: url('../../includes/fonts/chunk-webfont.eot?#iefix') format('eot'),
url('../../includes/fonts/chunk-webfont.woff') format('woff'),
url('../../includes/fonts/chunk-webfont.ttf') format('truetype'),
url('../../includes/fonts/chunk-webfont.svg') format('svg');
font-weight: normal;
font-style: normal;
}

@media screen and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio:0) {
@font-face {
font-family: 'chunk-webfont';
src: url('../../includes/fonts/chunk-webfont.svg') format('svg');

}
}

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I hope one of those works for you.
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by:kevp75
ID: 39256147
We'll need the link to that page.  I need to see what is going on with the requests when the page is loading
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by:G_H
ID: 39256170
There are differences in the way browsers treat URL's in style. Try changing:
url('Fanwood-webfont........

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...to...
url('/folder-path-of-app-after-domain/Fanwood-webfont.....

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GH
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by:jorge_toriz
ID: 39257961
if you try with something like this?

@font-face {
    font-family: 'FanwoodRegular';
    src: url('Fanwood-webfont.eot');
    src: local('?'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.eot?#iefix') format('embedded-opentype'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.ttf') format('truetype'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.woff') format('woff'),
         url('Fanwood-webfont.svg#FanwoodRegular') format('svg');
    font-weight: normal;
    font-style: normal;
}

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by:Rob
ID: 39258519
I'm looking through your code and you haven't included the css anywhere? You'll need to do this in your Default.aspx file

eg

<head runat="server">
    <title></title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="App_Themes/default/default.css">
	<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="App_Themes/default/Fanwood.css">
</head>

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I've also noticed that your font files do not have extensions, they're just "Fanwood-Italic-webfonteot" etc instead of "Fanwood-Italic-webfont.eot"
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by:Rob
ID: 39258526
This works in Chrome (Removed the aspx to show you the generated html):

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<head>
    <title></title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="App_Themes/default/default.css">
	<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="App_Themes/default/Fanwood.css">
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1">
    <div class="FanwoodRegularTestClass">
        Free fonts have met their match. We know how hard it is to find quality freeware
        that is licensed for commercial work. We've done the hard work, hand-selecting these
        typefaces and presenting them in an easy-to-use format. Here are some of our favorites:
    </div>
    </form>
</body>
</html>

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I had to add the full stop on all your font files to create the extension
added extensions
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Rob earned 500 total points
ID: 39258532
Here is the rendered page

example
Updated html & CSS used for testing:

.FanwoodRegularTestClass
{
	margin: 0;
	height: 100%;
	background-color: #fff;
	font-family: FanwoodRegular;
	font-size: 16px;
	line-height: 18px;
	
}

.FanwoodItalicTestClass
{
	margin: 0;
	height: 100%;
	background-color: #fff;
	font-family: FanwoodItalic;
	font-size: 16px;
	line-height: 18px;
	
}

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<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<head>
    <title></title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="App_Themes/default/default.css">
	<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="App_Themes/default/Fanwood.css">
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1">
    <div class="FanwoodRegularTestClass">
        Free fonts have met their match. We know how hard it is to find quality freeware
        that is licensed for commercial work. We've done the hard work, hand-selecting these
        typefaces and presenting them in an easy-to-use format. Here are some of our favorites:
    </div>
    <div class="FanwoodItalicTestClass">
        Free fonts have met their match. We know how hard it is to find quality freeware
        that is licensed for commercial work. We've done the hard work, hand-selecting these
        typefaces and presenting them in an easy-to-use format. Here are some of our favorites:
    </div>

    </form>
</body>
</html>

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by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 39258631
After working on another question about @font-face, I went and downloaded Fanwood from Font Squirrel.  The demo.html file and CSS works perfectly in Chrome and Firefox.
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by:Rob
ID: 39258653
And as you can see all i've done is rename the font files to have their correct extensions and it renders fine in Chrome & Firefox
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by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 39258671
He mentioned the need to rename the files at http://www.experts-exchange.com/Web_Development/Fonts/Q_28158119.html#a39252498 above.  So there is something else about his page or application that is preventing the fonts from displaying.
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by:Rob
ID: 39258686
Thanks Dave :)  Still the css files were missing from the aspx files... if you don't link the styles the fonts aren't going to work wouldn't you agree?
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by:Dave Baldwin
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I do agree.  Both the CSS that includes the @font-face from the download and the CSS that defines the usage must be included and accessible.
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