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by IanRG
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Character writing tool for school
Replies: 1
Views: 558

Character writing tool for school

Is there an easy way to create a dotted font from one of your own existing fonts that can be used by school children to learn to write that character?
by IanRG
Thu May 25, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Requests and Enhancements
Topic: Weight matching
Replies: 7
Views: 2669

Re: Weight matching

I understand that this suggestion would be just like the bold and thin transformations - just a tool to ease the process along the way. I never meant it would be the whole story. It is a genuine suggestion because it is currently easier to take the shapes out of FontCreator and use something like Co...
by IanRG
Wed May 24, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Requests and Enhancements
Topic: Weight matching
Replies: 7
Views: 2669

Re: Weight matching

Why is something that makes it easy to modify glyphs impractical? It makes no sense to say just do it right first time so then you don't need this enhancement. Such an enhancement would be much better than the less controllable bold transformation tool because it would be tied to a specific width an...
by IanRG
Wed May 24, 2017 9:21 am
Forum: FontCreator - Requests and Enhancements
Topic: Weight matching
Replies: 7
Views: 2669

Re: Weight matching

No, I tried the bold transformation tool and this is a new feature request. The bold transformation tool is just a scale tool and it changes the boundaries. In you picture the letters that are bolded are bolded in all directions - the bolded u (ignoring the serifs) is wider than the u before being b...
by IanRG
Wed May 24, 2017 2:31 am
Forum: FontCreator - Requests and Enhancements
Topic: Weight matching
Replies: 7
Views: 2669

Weight matching

Can a way be created to balance weights between selected glyphs in a font? (or is there already a way?) By which I mean: When I created the individual characters for a font the initial letters were not necessarily consistent in widths at equivalent parts of each letter. This was subsequently achieve...