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How to Overlay [Selected] Glyph Outlines from Separate Fonts for Comparison?

Both FontLab Studio and Fontographer have a Blend feature, which can produce decent results when working with fonts which are visually as well as structurally similar, to save time creating new ...
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Using colour within fontographer 5

I have recently designed a logotype which needs to include the colours originally designed with in Illustrator. Is there a way to do this?
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Making a dots trace font

I made several styles of the same font family. How can I make one that translates it into a series of dots? (Resulting in a (round-)dot trace font)
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How do I combine bold, italic and regular versions of a typeface so they are grouped together in application font selection menus?

In Fontographer 5, I have made more versions of the same typeface (regular, italic and bold), but they are separate files. How can I make them be one unified file and that when writing in a program (...
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"Cutout" effect in Fontographer 5

When I paste a thinner version of a letter on a bolder one, I get this cutout effect inside it, somewhat similar to this: (please note that this is not my image, not my font and that I do not claim ...
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