>> Who designed Arial and when? Why is it so-o-o similar to Helvetica?
>> it designed specifically for DTP and web use? Was it intended to be a
>> "better" Helvetica? Or just sufficiently different from Helvetica that
>> it would not provoke patent or copyright litigiation when bundled with
> <http://www.ms-studio.com/articles.html> should answers all questions
Thanks. It answered all the questions I had about Arial, and included
some other quite relevant context information.