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by Bhikkhu Pesala
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Export specific Glyph to Illustrator?
Replies: 13
Views: 628

Re: modify copy of glyph

The fill opacity is just for display purposes to make editing more comfortable. It has no effect on the font's contours. It is a UI setting.
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Wed Nov 27, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Export specific Glyph to Illustrator?
Replies: 13
Views: 628

Re: modify copy of glyph

Open the glyph in a glyph edit window and tell us how many contours there are. If there is only one contour, you will have to use the knife tool to cut it into five. Fonts don't support 50% transparency. Contours are usually black with a black fill, or a black outer contour with a reversed inner con...
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Wed Nov 27, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: How do I make my ligatures show by default?
Replies: 1
Views: 133

Re: How do I make my ligatures show by default?

Try using Required Ligatures (rlig) instead of Standard Ligatures.
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Wed Nov 27, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Spinner Controls
Replies: 1
Views: 121

Re: Spinner Controls

One can change side-bearings directly by dragging them.

I think it would lead to too many errors if one did not have to click on Apply to accept the changed values.
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Wed Nov 27, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: FontCreator - Requests and Enhancements
Topic: Lock Individual Guides
Replies: 4
Views: 935

Re: Lock Individual Guides

My screenshot is a mockup. This has not yet been implemented. One can lock all guides or none; not individual guides.
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Wed Nov 27, 2019 5:47 am
Forum: Implemented Feature Requests
Topic: Auto complete glyph name in Transform Wizard
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Re: Auto complete glyph name in Transform Wizard

From the Tools menu, select Glyph names... Generate

That adds user-friendly glyph names for the entire font.

Does that fulfil your request?
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Wed Nov 27, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: Implemented Feature Requests
Topic: Modifying glyph names
Replies: 18
Views: 5345

Re: Modifying glyph names

Hafonton wrote:
Tue Nov 26, 2019 11:42 pm
I see that this thread has moved to Implemented Feature Requests forum. was this intentional? (because I didn't see this feature in FC12.0.0.2547
The feature request for Modifying Glyph Names has been implemented.

Customisable Shortcuts may not be feasible.
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Hindi font not displaying in ttf/otf Test Font Dialogue
Replies: 1
Views: 132

Re: Hindi font not displaying in ttf/otf Test Font Dialogue

Moved to correct forum

Did you copy any Hindi text to the Font test dialogue?
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Mon Nov 25, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Support
Topic: Creating a symbol font?
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Re: Creating a symbol font?

Symbol fonts are legacy, and no longer recommended. See the help file:

Unicode vs Symbol
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Mon Nov 25, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: Type Design
Topic: Standards for Bold Weights
Replies: 3
Views: 893

Re: Standards for Bold Weights

I ment the effects to thin and bold in the Opentype Designer I believe it is called. It's where most of the calt features are. J You must be referring to the Glyph Transform dialogue. Have you read the tutorial on Using Glyph Transformations ? The Bold Effect increases the weight to horizontal and ...
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Mon Nov 25, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: Type Design
Topic: Standards for Bold Weights
Replies: 3
Views: 893

Re: Standards for Bold Weights

Moved to the Type Design forum.

Where are the "Effects" that you mention?
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Sun Nov 24, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: FontCreator - Requests and Enhancements
Topic: Save background image
Replies: 4
Views: 241

Re: Save background image

I moved the topic to the Feature Requests forum.
by Bhikkhu Pesala
Sun Nov 24, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: MainType - Support
Topic: glyph insertion
Replies: 1
Views: 137

Re: glyph insertion

Right-click in the Character Panel, Add to Background Application.