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Tech Notes






Easily expand existing fonts to include fractions, symbols, foreign characters, and logos in Type 1, Type 3, and TrueType fonts, or create an entire typeface from scratch. Fonts created with Fontographer can be used in any program with a font menu on Windows and Macintosh platforms. Now integrated into the Fontlab line of digital typography tools.



To purchase Fontographer 4.x for Macintosh or Windows (US$349.00) click here.
To upgrade Fontographer to FontLab Studio 4.6 for Windows or Macintosh (US$299.00) click here.
To upgrade from TypeTool to Fontographer (US$249.00) click here.

Ease of Us
Fontographer has all the tools to make type manipulation easy for both beginners and professionals. It's easy to add fractions, special symbols, foreign characters, even logos to all your favorite fonts. Print key maps of all your fonts and keep customizations at your fingertips.

Real-time rendering
Fontographer's fast rendering lets you design, edit, and manipulate fonts in a variety of editing windows. View your work in the Metrics window to see how your characters will look when printed.

Typographical precision
Fontographer lets you specify, view, and print characters. Includes snap-to-guides and snap-to-points. Print samples of characters, keyboard layouts, and kerning pairs for future reference.

Compatible file formats Windows version
Fontographer lets you edit PostScript-language Type 1 and TrueType fonts. Drag & drop or import EPS files and bitmap files. Import and export kerning pairs. Export EPS files for use in your favorite drawing programs

Compatible file formats Macintosh version
Fontographer lets you edit PostScript-language Type 1, Type 3, TrueType and even Adobe Multiple Master fonts. You can import EPS files (AI 1.1 format) from programs like
FreeHand and Illustrator.

An integral part of your software library
Fontographer generates PostScript-language Type 1 fonts, Type 3, TrueType, and Multiple Master fonts. Fontographer generates fonts for use on both the Macintosh and Windows platforms. You can also export EPS and PICT files for use in your favorite drawing programs.

System Reqirements

Any Pentium class computer with 16 MB RAM and a hard drive
Windows 95,98, NT
Some users will experience problems with 2000, ME or XP. For these users, see the FOG technotes.
Any Macintosh computer with 5MB RAM and a hard drive
MAC OS 9.2.2 and below
Fontographer does NOT run under OSX.
OSX users can run Fontographer in Classic mode as detailed in the FOG technotes.

Fontographer support provided by Jim Gallagher. You can keep in touch with what's happening by following his FOG Blog.

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