I chose the fonts from a site so I know their latin name and what the font face looks like:

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But when I want to choose them in illustrator to try and see how they look in my document with a specific text, they show up with their chinese name, and I can't identify them. They do show a small sample on the right but it's not enough to really see how they'll look in the document:

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How would I do to identify them?


Preferences > Type > Show Font Names in English

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This alters the font menu as indicated.

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    No need to be sorry :) No one knows that's there until someone points it out :) – Scott Jun 19 '17 at 21:08
  • But it was so obvious :D – Petruza Jun 21 '17 at 20:00

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