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  1. Missing character glyph

    Needs a way to designate/design missing character glyph to show when character is not yet created in font. For now all font I create in Glyphr represent missing characters as tall rectangles that sometimes are taller than text lines.

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    • Save project files on cloud

      Save font and project files on cloud(Google Drive, One Drive, DropBox...)

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      • Rework on this program

        Sorry but this program is just a piece of shit. Start to think about what want the users when they log on your site, it's impossible to use it

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        • "Lock Aspect Ratio" enabled by default, or enabled by shortcut

          Currently, the "Lock Aspect Ratio" box is unchecked by default. But usually when moving or resizing shapes, it's very important to keep the aspect ratio locked. It would be great to have this enabled by default, or be able to temporarily engage it with a shortcut (Like holding shift as with Illustrator/Photoshop/etc).

          11 votes
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          • More hotkeys/shortcuts

            More hotkeys, perhaps use "n" to select the "add point tool" since "n" is already nest to "b" and "v", which are hotkeys for the path and shape edit tools.

            Also, hotkeys for the "new shape" tools would be nice, maybe "z" "x" "c" or "f" "g" "h" or "g" "h" "j"? something close to the other tool hotkeys would be best probably.

            Finally a shortcut to import a .svg glyph when your in the glyph edit screen (and have it automagically import into the glyph you already had selected) would be nice. Perhaps "ctrl+i"?

            TL;DR: More shortcuts and hotkeys…

            6 votes
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            • No Schwa letter in glyph collection

              I found Capital Ə in Latin Extended-B glyph collection, but there is no small ə (Schwa). Do not be confused by small turned E ǝ it is not the same.
              For test purpose try to use this text "Əlaqə".
              And also, would be great to add glyph by code, if some letter is unsupported.

              https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C6%8F
              https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C6%8E

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              • Validate fields in font settings to catch illegal characters such as & since it generates an error in SVG

                When exporting my font to SVG I kept getting an EntityRef error and finally figured out it was the & (ampersand) I placed in the name of the company in the copyright text field.

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                • shift+click to select multiple layers

                  Holding shift and left clicking to select multiple continuous layers.

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                  • Grid / Guide snapping

                    It's really nice to have all those guide and grid options, but they would be of much more use if glyphr actually snapped to those during editing (moving / scaling, etc.)

                    33 votes
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                    • The ability to add background image.

                      Say, you've drawn character on a piece of paper and want to make something similar in editor. It would be much easier to do stuff if you could drag and drop photo of the character to the background of the main content area and then be guided by it through out the work. Of course, you should be able to adjust it according to grid.

                      19 votes
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                      • Reorder kerning pairs in the list

                        Maybe with a drag and drop UI.

                        14 votes
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                        • The ability to import .PNG, Bitmp, and other transparent image types.

                          For some people, like my self, we may want to create entirely new letters with complex curves and symbols; therefore it would be nice to, say, draw the symbol on a piece of paper, scan it, edit it with a third-party "paint editor," then upload the resulting image into Glyphr. A three month font type, could be cut down to anywhere from fifteen minutes to a few hours. One imager, per letter/symbol/number.

                          33 votes
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                          • Chrome Packaged App / File Autosave

                            A Chrome Packaged App version with file autosave would be great.

                            13 votes
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                            • Boolean operations

                              Ability to select two shapes and perform a boolean operation on them, such as subtract and union.

                              19 votes
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                              • Option to export webfont kits

                                An automated way to export a package that contains all the font files needed for a proper web reading in all browser (.oet, .svg, .ttf, .woff), additionally include a css file with css code for implementation and a sample html file (similar to what you get when create a webfont on http://www.fontsquirrel.com/tools/webfont-generator)

                                17 votes
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                                • 3 votes
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                                  • 28 votes
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                                    • Redo

                                      Right now there is only Undo!

                                      20 votes
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                                      • Better Test Drive experience

                                        Improve the live preview experience: Tear it out to a new window, support paragraph-level previews, automatic word wrapping for sample text...

                                        6 votes
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                                        • Set handle angle in degrees, and be able to lock the handle angle

                                          Currently handles can be locked vertically or horizontally. This would enable you to lock a handle to any arbitrary angle.

                                          5 votes
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