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by William
Mon Mar 06, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: Site Issues
Topic: Are people wary of attachments?
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Re: Are people wary of attachments?

Hi Erwin

Thank you for your reply.

That is helpful.

William
by William
Fri Mar 03, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: Site Issues
Topic: Are people wary of attachments?
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Are people wary of attachments?

Recently I attached a PDF (Portable Format Document) document to a post in the Gallery thread Localizable Sentences Experiment font support. The post is linked as follows. http://forum.high-logic.com/viewtopic.php?p=31119#p31119 There appear to have been about sixty views of the thread since, yet it...
by William
Tue Feb 28, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Localizable Sentences Experiment font support
Replies: 107
Views: 50711

Re: Localizable Sentences Experiment font support

Some readers might like to have a look at this research document relating to localizable sentence technology that I have produced. barcode_001.pdf 36.59 kilobytes William Overington Tuesday 28 February 2017 Note added on Friday 3 March 2017 mentioning that the size of the document is 36.59 kilobytes.
by William
Tue Feb 28, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Type Design
Topic: Adding Ligatures in place of Kerning.
Replies: 10
Views: 218

Re: Adding Ligatures in place of Kerning.

> Putting in all the ligatures by hand would be a real pain. Well, yes maybe, if there are a lot of them, but if time is not critical and the end result is desired, then maybe producing the end result is worth the extra effort. One possibility is to produce a PDF (Portable Document Format) document ...
by William
Mon Feb 27, 2017 5:48 pm
Forum: Type Design
Topic: Adding Ligatures in place of Kerning.
Replies: 10
Views: 218

Re: Adding Ligatures in place of Kerning.

Well, if you are simply trying to produce a good display so as to produce a graphic or a print out, you could try mapping the ligature glyph directly to a Private Use Area code point in the font and then inserting the ligature into the application using an Insert Symbol facility or even getting the ...
by William
Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Great Bear Roman
Replies: 8
Views: 5018

Re: Great Bear Roman

There is an image about three-quarters of the way down the following web page where I used the capital A of the Great Bear Roman font.

http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~ngo/outitems.htm

William Overington

Monday 20 February 2017
by William
Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:16 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Localizable Sentences Experiment font support
Replies: 107
Views: 50711

Re: Localizable Sentences Experiment font support

I noticed the following web page. http://unicode.org/emoji/charts/emoji-candidates.html On that web page is the following. http://unicode.org/emoji/charts/emoji-candidates.html#1f91f I also found the following. http://unicode.org/pipermail/unicode/2016-February/003343.html http://unicode.org/piperma...
by William
Fri Feb 17, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Localizable Sentences Experiment font support
Replies: 107
Views: 50711

Re: Localizable Sentences Experiment font support

I have for some time been writing a novel based around my ideas on using encoded localizable sentences for communication through the language barrier. I have been publishing each chapter on the web as I proceed. Each chapter is published in PDF (Portable Document Format) format. There is no overall ...
by William
Thu Dec 01, 2016 11:22 am
Forum: Specification
Topic: Unicode Brings Skin Tones to Snowboarders
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Re: Unicode Brings Skin Tones to Snowboarders

If you look at the bytes inside a file saved from Microsoft WordPad as a Unicode Text Document, there is a BOM character, that is a ZWNBSP character, at the start of the file so as to show in which order the 8-bit bytes of the 16-bit UTF-16characters are stored, that is whether they are stored as HI...
by William
Thu Dec 01, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: Specification
Topic: Unicode Brings Skin Tones to Snowboarders
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Re: Unicode Brings Skin Tones to Snowboarders

> I'm now trying to get my head around the difference between a zero-width joiner (ZWJ) and a zero-width no-break space (ZWNBS). Likewise for the zero-width non-joiner and the zero-width space. ZWJ is U+200D ZWNBSP is U+FEFF, also known as BYTE ORDER MARK ZWNJ is U+200C ZWS is U+200B WJ is U+2060 --...
by William
Sat Sep 03, 2016 8:29 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Bold-Italic Formatting issues
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: Bold-Italic Formatting issues

Is this of any help?

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=3098

William
by William
Wed Aug 31, 2016 8:55 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Typey McTypeface
Replies: 8
Views: 423

Re: Typey McTypeface

Hi > I just updated the name to 'Typey McTypeface' as it should have been all along if it weren't for my dyslexia. :D I have just now downloaded the fonts. The names are still Tipey McTypeface with an i in Tipey. I like the ct ligature and also the fact that you have included the accented characters...
by William
Sat May 07, 2016 10:09 am
Forum: Font Related Information
Topic: Emoji
Replies: 49
Views: 34279

Re: Emoji

I have submitted some feedback about emoji-related proposals to the Unicode Technical Committee. They are in the following document. http://www.unicode.org/L2/L2016/16123-pubrev.html It is linked from the following page. http://www.unicode.org/L2/L-curdoc.htm There is feedback on two topics, namely ...
by William
Sat May 07, 2016 10:01 am
Forum: Font Related Information
Topic: Emoji
Replies: 49
Views: 34279

Re: Emoji

I have noticed the following document.

http://www.unicode.org/L2/L2016/16128-a ... factor.pdf

It is available linked from the following web page.

http://www.unicode.org/L2/L-curdoc.htm

William Overington

Saturday 7 May 2016
by William
Tue May 03, 2016 10:46 am
Forum: Font Related Information
Topic: Emoji
Replies: 49
Views: 34279

Re: Emoji

This looks fascinating. It is emoji-related, though not totally about emoji.

http://www.unicode.org/L2/L2016/16105-u ... e-hash.pdf

It is linked from the following web page.

http://www.unicode.org/L2/L-curdoc.htm

William Overington

Tuesday 3 May 2016

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