Among several minor enhancements and a couple of bug fixes, the new features are:
- Changed product name from Font Creator to FontCreator
Enhanced user interface with additional buttons for frequent commands
More shortcuts and commands to context menus
Support for Unicode input (At least Windows 2000 or Windows XP is required)
New drawing tools: rectangle and ellipse
Improved glyph validation
Improved PANOSE settings
Added a font preview to the open installed fonts dialog
Improved the font test dialog
Added align and distribute operations
Improved transform wizard (added Insert Characters and Complete Composites)
Improved "Select Incomplete glyphs"
For more information about this new release go to the FontCreator product page.
Let me know your results by posting your comments and bug reports in the corresponding forums (the announcements forum is read-only).