TypeTool

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  • Version: 3.0.0 Build 2637
  • Publisher: www.fontlab.com
  • File Size: 3.23 MB
  • Date: Sep 25, 2010
  • Price: $99.00
  • License: Free Trial Software
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Were you ever amazed at a unique font which used by others Want to create a personalized font by yourself But what is required to create a good font Maybe some desire and time Yes, but even the most gifted craftsman fails to impress without proper tools. The font editor is an ideal solution for us. Designing fonts is a very creative and exciting process. Typographers and graphic designers earn a living by creating fonts; regular users do it as an interesting way to express themselves. Both professionals and beginners need such a tool that will allow them to start off right away with high efficiency and reach impressive results. Here I will recommend a powerful and easy to use font edit tool to you. That is TypeTool. With it creating a font will be a simple and comfortable job. Come on with me and experience its functions and benefits now!

TypeTool is a basic font editor for small font manipulation jobs. It can import and export TrueType, Type 1, and OpenType (TT-based) fonts. It has extensive glyph drawing and editing tools and manual and automatic kerning capabilities. Autohinting is also included. TypeTool supports virtually all font encodings and codepages and can import/export fonts with up to 64000 characters.

The key functions and advantages of TypeTool include:

1. TypeTool features professional-quality fonts and industry-standard font technology. The engine of TypeTool is based on FontLab Studio, the professional font editor used by numerous font foundries worldwide.

2. With TypeTool we can create new fonts or modify existing fonts, open any fonts installed on our system. We can also open and generate PostScript-flavored (CFF/.otf) and TrueType-flavored (.ttf) OpenType fonts. But he ability to edit the advanced typographic OpenType Layout features is not included in TypeTool, so we can use other tools such as FontLab Studio, Microsoft VOLT or Adobe FDK for OpenType need.

3. When we make new fonts with TypeTool it will automatically or manually hint and kern our fonts. It can add ligatures, old style figures, fractions, currency symbols, correct em dashes, apostrophes, quotation marks and foreign characters to our fonts.

4. With TypeTool we can make our own dingbat or clipart fonts. We can make font variations with the transformation tools of TypeTool. We can also print font reference tables. This basic font editor was designed specially for students, hobby typographers and creative professionals who occasionally need to create or customize fonts.

5. TypeTool features an easy-to-use intuitive user interface with high-quality smooth glyph display. We can open and generate fonts with up to 65,000 glyphs. Supports 200-level undo/redo. We can edit outline glyphs using more than intuitive 20 tools.

6. The Font Info dialog of TypeTool gives us access to various font properties such as menu and family names, supported codepages or linespacing metrics. We can rearrange, rename or re-encode glyphs using two encoding modes with an unlimited number of encoding tables and codepages.

7. TypeTool is compatible with the entire codepoint range of the Unicode Standard 5.0, including double-byte (BMP) and four-byte non-BMP codepoints beyond U+FFFF. We can easily navigate in large multilingual or Asian fonts with the Font Map panel. TypeTool provides excellent screen quality for all generated fonts due to automatic Type 1 and TrueType hinting with Flex Type 1 hint support.

In a word, TypeTool is a basic font editor with a lot of font edit tools we need. It is extreme easy to use. Not only can beginners use it simply but also experienced users can also use it for advanced application. It provides a free trial for us. Want to create font simply and quickly Now TypeTool is just for you! What are you waiting for Get and try it now!

TypeTool is our basic font editor for Mac OS and for Windows. For students, hobby typographers and creative professionals who occasionally need to create or customize fonts. Create new fonts or modify existing fonts, open any fonts installed on your system (improved in version 3).
Open and generate PostScript Type 1 and TrueType fonts.
Open and generate PostScript-flavored (CFF/.otf) and TrueType-flavored (.ttf) OpenType fonts (new in version 3). Note: The ability to edit the advanced typographic OpenType Layout features is not included in TypeTool, so other tools such as FontLab Studio, Microsoft VOLT or Adobe FDK for OpenType need to be used.

Professional-quality fonts and industry-standard font technology: the engine of TypeTool is based on FontLab Studio, the professional font editor used by numerous font foundries worldwide.
Add logos, signatures, ligatures, old-style figures, fractions, currency symbols, punctuation or international characters to your fonts.
Make your own text fonts as well as dingbat or clipart fonts.
Easy-to-use intuitive user interface with high-quality smooth glyph display (improved in version 3).
Open and generate fonts with up to 65,000 glyphs.
200-level undo/redo.

Opens/Imports: Win Type 1 (.pfb), ASCII/Unix Type 1 (.pfa), TrueType / OpenType TT (.ttf), OpenType PS (.otf), EPS, BMP, TIFF, FontLab 2.5 (.vfa), FontLab 3.x, FontLab 4.x, FontLab Studio 5 (.vfb). Mac version also opens Mac Type 1 (FFIL/LWFN/.suit) and Mac TrueType (FFIL/.dfont).
Generates/Exports:Win Type 1 (.pfb), ASCII/Unix Type 1 (.pfa), TrueType / OpenType TT (.ttf), OpenType PS (.otf), EPS, BMP, TIFF, FontLab 3.x, FontLab 4.x, FontLab Studio 5 (.vfb). Mac version also generates Mac Type 1 (FFIL/LWFN/.suit) and Mac TrueType (FFIL/.dfont). Note: Editing of advanced typographic OpenType Layout features is not possible.
Tools/operations: Drawing, Erase, Rotate, Skew, Zoom, Insert Node, Remove Overlap, Merge Contours, Intersect Contours, Break/Join Contour, Snap to Guides, Meter, Autohint, Remove hints, Decompose, Knife, Magic wand select, Add corner, Add curve, Add tangent, Brush, Pen, Line, Text, Rectangle, Ellipse, Action (8 filters), Undo (200 levels).
Windows: Glyph Window, Font Window, Font Info Dialog, Metrics/Kerning Window, Font Map, context sensitive popup menus and property windows.

The license of this software is Free Trial Software, the price is $99.00, you can free download and get a free trial.

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