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by Jonne Haven
Mon May 22, 2017 5:10 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Discussion
Topic: What is the advantage of exporting the "Legacy Kern Table"
Replies: 5
Views: 31

Re: What is the advantage of exporting the "Legacy Kern Table"

Thanks Erwin!

Not exporting to Legacy cuts my font size in half. I won't export to that anymore.

Hope your new creation is selling like hot cakes!

Blessings,

Jonne
by Jonne Haven
Mon May 22, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Discussion
Topic: What is the advantage of exporting the "Legacy Kern Table"
Replies: 5
Views: 31

Re: What is the advantage of exporting the "Legacy Kern Table"

So would you recommend exporting the font with Legacy enabled just in case? In your professional opinion?
by Jonne Haven
Mon May 22, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Discussion
Topic: What is the advantage of exporting the "Legacy Kern Table"
Replies: 5
Views: 31

What is the advantage of exporting the "Legacy Kern Table"

I've been exporting all my fonts with "Legacy 'kern' Table enabled but it does make my font larger in size. I'm wondering what exactly is this feature and what does it do...is it necessary?

Thanks,

Jonne
by Jonne Haven
Thu May 18, 2017 5:08 am
Forum: Type Design
Topic: different versions of the same letter
Replies: 6
Views: 161

Re: different versions of the same letter

Roger, I started the contextual cursive font as a complete newbie. It won't take you a decade to make. It took about a year to get most of the work done, and about another year to kern everything right. A lot of that was learning how to use CALT features, these forums are very good in support and I ...
by Jonne Haven
Sun May 14, 2017 12:38 pm
Forum: Type Design
Topic: different versions of the same letter
Replies: 6
Views: 161

Re: different versions of the same letter

Here is a sample of my font. Note that the first 'm' in Lorem followed by an apostophe has a different tail than the Lorem without an apostrophe. This is true for all tails of all letters that precede a symbol.

Sample of Jonne's Melanie Camille.png
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by Jonne Haven
Sun May 14, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: Type Design
Topic: different versions of the same letter
Replies: 6
Views: 161

Re: different versions of the same letter

If you're interested in making a contextual true cursive font, I've made one. You may want to check out this thread: http://forum.high-logic.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=5804 If you'd like to see my code, I can PM it to you. But to warn you, It is very individualized to the way that I work. Blessings...
by Jonne Haven
Fri May 12, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How to adjust zoom level of glyphs in main window
Replies: 4
Views: 46

Re: How to adjust zoom level of glyphs in main window

Yeah, the link to the manual showed me everything.

I can't begin to fathom how much programming goes into this software if such customizations are available if you are knowledgeable. Continually impressed with this program.

Thanks PJ,

Jonne
by Jonne Haven
Fri May 12, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How to adjust zoom level of glyphs in main window
Replies: 4
Views: 46

Re: How to adjust zoom level of glyphs in main window

Thanks Bhikkhu Pesala!

Blessings,

Jonne
by Jonne Haven
Fri May 12, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How to adjust zoom level of glyphs in main window
Replies: 4
Views: 46

How to adjust zoom level of glyphs in main window

I know I've already asked this question and Bhikkhu Pesala you answered it, but I have forgotten how to adjust the size of the glyphs in the main window. This was one of the defaults I lost when I uninstalled FontCreator. Sorry to ask the same question twice but I couldn't find my previous post and ...
by Jonne Haven
Tue Jan 10, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Identify a Font
Topic: What is the name of this forum's font?
Replies: 2
Views: 184

What is the name of this forum's font?

Erwin,

If I could ask, what is the name of this font that your site is using for what I'm writing? It's for a friend who is preparing a resume and is looking for a good looking font that's easily readable without weird spacings.

Thanks,

Jonne
by Jonne Haven
Sun Jan 08, 2017 11:53 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules
Replies: 11
Views: 385

Re: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules

Erwin,

If I could ask, what is the name of this font that your site is using for what I'm writing? It's for a friend who is preparing a resume and is looking for a good looking font that's easily readable without weird spacings.

Thanks,

Jonne
by Jonne Haven
Fri Jan 06, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules
Replies: 11
Views: 385

Re: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules

Erwin, Just to put a stamp on this issue, I believe you are right. It is a bug with how Word 2013 exports or prints. I say this after trying Adobe Illustrator to find that it obeys all kerning, both in exporting and printing. Thanks for your efforts though it's unlikely that I will get any help from...
by Jonne Haven
Wed Jan 04, 2017 9:21 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules
Replies: 11
Views: 385

Re: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules

Erwin, Not intending you to feel rushed, I'm sure you're very busy. It's been a couple of week and I wondered if you'd had any progress to do with my issue and/or strategies to resolve this. It wouldn't be a that big a deal if it only occurred doing pdfs, but the issue is present while printing as w...
by Jonne Haven
Wed Dec 21, 2016 8:30 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules
Replies: 11
Views: 385

Re: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules

Erwin,

Just realized quoteleft and quotedblleft also don't kern with y. I'd be willing to bet it ignores negative kerns with those glyphs?...or perhaps it ignores them all.

Jonne
by Jonne Haven
Wed Dec 21, 2016 8:16 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules
Replies: 11
Views: 385

Re: Quoteleft not obeying Kerning rules

Erwin just to let you know "quotedblleft" also does not kern properly either.

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