Photoshop has very patchy support of OpenType glyphs and without knowing which version you're running it's hard to give 100% accurate advice. Here's a couple of workarounds I'd try: Use the OS X'Character Viewer' app instead of the Fonts app to select and copy the glyphs you want. Make sure to select 'Special Characters' from the Edit menu.
- The primary system font in OS X El Capitan and above is San Francisco. OS X Yosemite used Helvetica Neue, and preceding versions largely employed Lucida Grande. For labels and other small text, 10 pt Lucida Grande was typically used.
- To enable a font, select it and click the Enable button. To disable a collection, choose Edit Disable. Disabled fonts are dimmed and labeled “Off.” To enable a collection, select it and choose Edit Enable.
- How to install a font (details in the Help section) Extract the files you have downloaded, then: Windows 10/8/7/Vista: Right-click on the font files 'Install' Mac OS X: Double-click the font file 'Install font' button.Other OS.
Get the details, frameworks, and tools you need to use system fonts for Apple platforms in your apps. These typefaces offer the control and flexibility to optimally display text at a variety of sizes, in many different languages, across multiple interfaces.
This sans-serif typeface is the system font for iOS, macOS, and tvOS, and includes a rounded variant. It provides a consistent, legible, and friendly typographic voice.
This sans-serif typeface is the system font for watchOS, and includes a rounded variant. It suits a wide range of content and is easily legible in a variety of contexts.
This monospaced variant of San Francisco enables alignment between rows and columns of text, and is used in coding environments like Xcode. It supports Latin, Greek, and Cyrillic scripts and contains six weights in upright and italic.
This all-new, Apple-designed serif typeface is based on essential aspects of historical type styles and is designed to work on its own as well as alongside San Francisco.
Human Interface Guidelines
Read the Human Interface Guidelines to learn how to use these fonts in your app on Apple platforms.
Gain insight into typographic principles and how they apply to the San Francisco fonts, the result of a deep collaboration between design and engineering teams. This typeface defers to the content it displays to give text unmatched legibility, clarity, and consistency.
Tools and Frameworks
Use the latest frameworks in Xcode to integrate dynamic text handling and typesetting capabilities into your app.
UIKit provides custom text management and rendering on iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS.
AppKit provides font selection, text processing, and rendering for macOS.
This text engine and API for Apple platforms provides sophisticated text handling and typesetting capabilities for managing adaptive user interfaces.
SF Symbols provides over 2,400 configurable symbols that integrate seamlessly with San Francisco.
Apple Font Tool Suite
Fonts For Photoshop Mac
This suite of command-line tools includes an installer package, tutorial, user documentation, and reference.
TrueType and AAT
How To Install Font Photoshop Mac
Get specifications for the TrueType font format and the Apple Advanced Typography (AAT) Font Feature Registry for advanced font rendering.