FontFX7

1.4 16 Feb 2005

Create graphic files from font definitions, and more.

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Developer website: Steve Sims

[ Via Apple.com ] FontFX7 is a utility to create a drawing of a piece of text using font outlines. A number of special effects are available to modify the results; these include colours, shadows, rotation and distortion. The finished product is an image file in PDF, EPS or TIFF format, which is ideal for use with word processing and desktop publishing software. A follow-up to the best-selling FontFX6 for Acorn RISC OS computers. It creates graphic files from font definitions and allows a variety of effects to be applied.

What's New

Version 1.4:
  • Files can now also be saved in PNG, GIF and JPEG formats
  • "Reset" buttons added to all control panels (Command-R)
  • "Reset All" button added to Basics panel (Command-Shift-R)
  • "Reset All" menu item added to "Edit" menu
  • Enhanced shadow controls
  • Frame control panel added
  • Frame size can now be manually set as well as automatically
  • Frame size changes now occur instantly
  • Text can be aligned horizontally and vertically within the frame
  • Offset of text within frame now adjustable
  • Kerning control added (global setting)
  • Fixed two obscure shadow rendering bugs
  • Added "Font" menu (Bold and Italics now more easily selected)

Requirements

Mac OS X 10.3.3 or later

*Previously available here

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Details

Downloads
8,094
Version Downloads
5,535
Type
Utilities / Font Tools
License
Shareware
Date
16 Feb 2005
Platform
OS X / PPC 32
Price
$35.00