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by HighTechHillbilly
Tue May 25, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Tutorials and Solutions
Topic: How to make a group of contours no-fill
Replies: 2
Views: 764

How to make a group of contours no-fill

Hello All, We are trying to create shapes as characters. However, we are stuck on a step, where we are attempting to make an oval shape with an empty color, while the rest of the shape is filled. Here is a link to a video we created. https://www.dropbox.com/s/rfzq55shvqduvwc/fontcreator%20question.m...
by HighTechHillbilly
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:13 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How to convert standard font to single line font
Replies: 9
Views: 1961

Re: How to convert standard font to single line font

Hello All, We ended up creating a single line font. Everything looks correct in the font project. However, when we export/insta;ll and use the font, the letters do not show up correctly. Here is a screen share of the issue. https://www.dropbox.com/s/py61xretk18vfwg/Paleo%20Single%20Line%20Font%20Iss...
by HighTechHillbilly
Sun Dec 27, 2020 3:08 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How to convert standard font to single line font
Replies: 9
Views: 1961

Re: How to convert standard font to single line font

Wow thank you for testing that. It looks like the SL2 file font looks correct. The SL1 file did look weird, and it made it difficult to identify the usable letters. Can you describe the method you used to modify the lettering for each of the files? Here are steps to get you started: Tools -> Option...
by HighTechHillbilly
Fri Dec 25, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How to convert standard font to single line font
Replies: 9
Views: 1961

Re: How to convert standard font to single line font

I am not familiar with single-line fonts, but go to Tools, Options, Font, to enable Open Contours. Then go to File, Export Settings, Open Contours, and select the option that you want. See Help on Single Line Fonts . Thank you for the recommendation. However, we followed this process, and it appear...
by HighTechHillbilly
Fri Dec 25, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How to convert standard font to single line font
Replies: 9
Views: 1961

Re: How to convert standard font to single line font

Wow thank you for testing that.
It looks like the SL2 file font looks correct. The SL1 file did look weird, and it made it difficult to identify the usable letters.

Can you describe the method you used to modify the lettering for each of the files?
by HighTechHillbilly
Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:43 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How to convert standard font to single line font
Replies: 9
Views: 1961

How to convert standard font to single line font

Forgive me if this question has been asked a thousand times. There are so many threads, I figured it would be easiest to start, yet another. We have a Hebrew True Type font. We need to be able to engrave using single line fonts. Is it possible to convert standard true type fonts to single line fonts...