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by BabelStone
Wed Nov 10, 2010 8:44 pm
Forum: Implemented Feature Requests
Topic: Insert characters to a particular location
Replies: 5
Views: 3834

Re: Insert characters to a particular location

An easy work around: Insert the number of glyphs that you want wherever you want them. Insert the characters at the end Copy and paste special, mappings and postscript data, overwrite same mappings Delete the empty glyphs at the end Thanks for the tip -- I had not even realized that this paste spec...
by BabelStone
Tue Nov 09, 2010 2:15 pm
Forum: Implemented Feature Requests
Topic: Insert characters to a particular location
Replies: 5
Views: 3834

Insert characters to a particular location

It would be really useful if the inserted characters from the Insert Characters dialog could be inserted at a particular location (e.g. before the currently selected glyph). At present, the characters are always inserted at the end, so I have to sort the font to get them where I want them to be, and...
by BabelStone
Tue Nov 09, 2010 2:08 pm
Forum: Implemented Feature Requests
Topic: Format 14 cmap subtable
Replies: 27
Views: 16044

Re: Format 14 cmap subtable

We have no short term plans to add support for this subtable, but if we receive more similar requests we might change our plans. Please would you reconsider. I think that Font Creator is an excellent font editor, but the lack of support for Format 14 cmap subtable is really holding me back. This ta...
by BabelStone
Mon Nov 30, 2009 1:26 pm
Forum: Implemented Feature Requests
Topic: Format 14 cmap subtable
Replies: 27
Views: 16044

Re: Format 14 cmap subtable

Thanks for the reply. It is basically what I expected you would say. I think that the only solution will be for me to write a little utility to add in a format 14 subtable to a font.
by BabelStone
Wed Nov 25, 2009 2:11 pm
Forum: Implemented Feature Requests
Topic: Format 14 cmap subtable
Replies: 27
Views: 16044

Format 14 cmap subtable

FontCreator version 6 supports the new "Unicode Variation Sequences" encoding (Platform 0 Encoding 5) in as much as you can add the encoding to a font, and it will recognise if a font has this encoding (as two Windows 7 fonts do). However, FontCreator does not appear to support the new Format 14 cma...