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New file uploaded to fontographer
Hello, This email message is a notification to let you know that a file has been uploaded to the Files area of the fontographer group. File :...
Dec 11, 2009
Greetings from Andrew Meit
Hello, I am seeking tutorials on creating custom unicode encodings for medieval latin fonts. I have a font which has 290 char slots but has a non-standard...
Aug 18, 2009
How to resize a font?
I'm drawing a font in Fontographer, but processing it with FontLab. I have a font metrics problem, and I am not sure what the right way to fix it is. The...
Jun 27, 2009
The ease and beauty of drawing in Fontographer
I haven't used Fontographer in years but yesterday I opened an old font file in Fontographer 4 in Classic and did some drawing. Compared to illustrator and...
Jan 15, 2009
Names lists in Fog and in FL
One of the things that really bugs me is how the names list in Fontographer and the names list in FontLab have minor differences. I always use Fontographer to...
Jun 8, 2008
missing right sidebearing
Hey All, I am very new to Fontographer, so this may be a very elementary question. I have been using Chank Diesel's online font tutorial to get started. He...
Apr 2, 2008
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Mar 7, 2008
Re: wrong encoding names for some Romanian characters in 8 bit encod
I was one of the people who helped the Romanian Standards Body to add 0218, 0219, 021A, 021B to the standard. Let's review the argument. 015E, 015F, 0162, 0163...
Jan 29, 2008
Is anyone still here? After a very long time of not doing much with Fontographer, I recently was working on revising some fonts and I cannot get the hyphen to...
Jan 18, 2008
This is a quiet list, but I thought I would just send a message out to see if there were any bounces or anything. Also Cyril said he doesn't get mail... maybe...
Oct 19, 2006
I'm producing a handwritten font, and it is redrawing very slowly; it will take one to two minutes to redraw if I resize type or zoom in/out. This happens in...
Jul 12, 2006
Importing problem with widths
Has anyone else had problems importing .ttf fonts with Fog 4.7 for Mac? I find they get imported with the character widths very damaged. My workaround is to...
Jul 1, 2006
What are the key strokes for...
I'm having a problem figuring out what the key strokes are for the top row of characters in the keyboard map. Fontographer states they are: "C-a, C-b, C-c,...
Jun 22, 2006
Luc[as] de Groot
What does *this* onscreen message mean?
I just installed Fontographer for Mac OSX 4.6. I installed the FOG updater. I opened an old FOG file and edited it. Then I tried to Save the file. This is the...
May 12, 2006
Re: Digest Number 20
... It sounds like you may have tried to save the file outside of your home directory. Mac OS X is based on Unix and has users who have certain restrictions on...
May 11, 2006
Short review of Fontographer in Computer Arts
Computer Arts magazine had a short review of Fontographer 4.7.2 you can find it online at...
Apr 8, 2006
truetype windows from mac
I have created a set of fonts on the mac: IUltra-Thin IUltra-ThinItalic IUltra-Regular IUltra-RegularItali
c IUltra-Medium IUltra-MediumItalic IUltra-Bold ...
Apr 5, 2006
Update 4.7.2 is available
I only just found out about this; it's been available since January. I haven't got mine yet. I hope it fixes a few things that have been bugging me. If not,...
Mar 26, 2006
Creating Font Families
There was some discussion of using Style Merger to create font families in an earlier thread ("I crashed it", thread begun Jan. 11, 2006). I think the question...
Mar 17, 2006
Fontographer leading problem
Hi, I'm actually making a script font in fontographer 4 (for OsX). I encounter a problem thaht I can't go through. My characters have big ascents and descents,...
Mar 10, 2006
Configuring digital type for letterpress printing (cross-posted)
For all who may be interested: I have posted a font modification sequence for Fontographer 4.7x (Mac OS 10.3-10.4x) at Type Road ...
Feb 26, 2006
quark and corrupt fonts
I created a font with FOG and I get a warning that it may be corrupt and that there may be a substitution with courier. My font prints fine. I was reading that...
Jan 30, 2006
I have not used the new OS-X version of Fontographer much yet--it has some problems that have kept me on the old classic version. The most important one for...
Jan 29, 2006
FOG Question: Easier way to fix a font?
Can anyone advise, please? I'm currently using an old version of FOG 4.0 on a classic Mac running 8.0. Is there a way to make changes to a font without going...
Jan 25, 2006
I have noticed one glitchy area in FOG for OSX -- the Metrics window. The period character cannot be typed into the window, and it also won't let me copy and...
Jan 19, 2006
Is this a Windoze or MAC version??? Rickey Stein...
Jan 14, 2006
Hello and happy new year for all as you require to mention something about my self here a few about me Font Design I'd created many new typefaces (Fonts) in...
Jan 14, 2006
I crashed it
I asked for the revision to 4.7.1 and they gave me 4.7.2, so they must be almost ready for that version. I inadvertently crashed it. I selected all my...
Jan 13, 2006
Re: What is fL doing with FOG?
I really haven't been following what's happening with FL's acquisition of FOG. Have they done anything yet or what are their plans. I have not been able to...
Jan 7, 2006
Yes, my wife and children would be upset to hear it, but I love this program. I've been using it since 1992 to create fonts, primarily for the purpose of...
Jan 6, 2006
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