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by Erwin Denissen
Thu Dec 12, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: MainType - Support
Topic: type1 postscript fonts
Replies: 2
Views: 25

Re: type1 postscript fonts

Regular PostScript Type 1 fonts are still supported by Windows 10, but not the multiple master fonts.

MainType also supports regular PostScript Type 1 fonts.
by Erwin Denissen
Thu Dec 05, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Add characters (ligatures etc.) to an already existing font
Replies: 9
Views: 320

Re: Add characters (ligatures etc.) to an already existing font

I can now confirm the issue. I've also tested with Scheherazade, and that one seems to fail as well. So for some reason the text shaping engine isn't working as we expect it to work. You might have to contact someone who has more experience with Arabic fonts and complex text shaping engines. You cou...
by Erwin Denissen
Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Add characters (ligatures etc.) to an already existing font
Replies: 9
Views: 320

Re: Add characters (ligatures etc.) to an already existing font

As shown in the screen shot, you have mixed the glyphs, as the input glyph should be behsmallmeemabove-arab, and the output glyph must be behsmallmeemaboveabove-arab.init.
by Erwin Denissen
Thu Dec 05, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Add characters (ligatures etc.) to an already existing font
Replies: 9
Views: 320

Re: Add characters (ligatures etc.) to an already existing font

I took the liberty to attach the file to the post.
by Erwin Denissen
Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Export specific Glyph to Illustrator?
Replies: 13
Views: 280

Re: Export specific Glyph to Illustrator?

I think this issue is not related to the original topic.

We are not able to reproduce the issue. Please provide the original image, and let us know what version of our font editor you are using.
by Erwin Denissen
Fri Nov 29, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Export specific Glyph to Illustrator?
Replies: 13
Views: 280

Re: Export specific Glyph to Illustrator?

Bhikkhu Pesala is the most helpful person you will find here, and he has helped numerous people with his knowledge and patience. Please understand you can exchange vectors, but not thickness, color, gradients, or transparency. Only vectors, being bezier curves. It is important to know the main bezie...
by Erwin Denissen
Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Site Issues
Topic: forum link mistake
Replies: 2
Views: 342

Re: forum link mistake

Good catch. We've just changed the URL, so it now goes to the forum.
by Erwin Denissen
Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: MainType - Support
Topic: Hangs on Processing
Replies: 5
Views: 3427

Re: Hangs on Processing

Can you please let us know if this update solved the issue?
by Erwin Denissen
Wed Nov 27, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Implemented Feature Requests
Topic: Spinner Controls
Replies: 7
Views: 2492

Re: Spinner Controls

Unfortunately the control is not capable of doing this.
by Erwin Denissen
Wed Nov 27, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Implemented Feature Requests
Topic: Auto complete glyph name in Transform Wizard
Replies: 3
Views: 66

Re: Auto complete glyph name in Transform Wizard

Yes, that feature should do it. It has been improved with version 12, so we highly recommend you to upgrade to the latest version.
by Erwin Denissen
Tue Nov 26, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: FontCreator - Bug Reports
Topic: Arabic Text Display Issue in FC Open Type Designer
Replies: 1
Views: 1370

Re: Arabic Text Display Issue in FC Open Type Designer

We need more information in order to look into this. Please send the font along with a sample text to us.
by Erwin Denissen
Mon Nov 25, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: MainType - Support
Topic: Reinstall not possible
Replies: 2
Views: 79

Re: Reinstall not possible

Again fully uninstall the current version, and then manually delete this file:
C:\Windows\System32\hlfontlib.dll

Now reinstall the older version of MainType.
by Erwin Denissen
Mon Nov 25, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: MainType - Requests and Enhancements
Topic: Note Addition?
Replies: 6
Views: 1349

Re: Note Addition?

We are not sure when, but it is likely we add support for this in 2020.
by Erwin Denissen
Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How to Add Latin Glyphs?
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Re: How to Add Latin Glyphs?

This tutorial aimed at FontCreator 12 explains how to extend a basic Latin character set to one with support for Eastern Europe characters with help of anchors.

Extend Basic Latin Fonts
by Erwin Denissen
Fri Nov 22, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: MainType - Support
Topic: Hangs on Processing
Replies: 5
Views: 3427

Re: Hangs on Processing

This update should fix the problem:

https://www.high-logic.com/tmp/maintype ... 61-x64.exe

Please install it over your existing installation, and let us know your results.