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  1. Move all shapes to the top-left corner and perfectly bound them using auto-width

    This might be useful for UI designers who would like to be able to manually draw some glyphs using just the top-left corner of a rectangle and the name of the glyph.

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    • Single line fonts

      Ability to make glyphs based on path stroke, not by using fill, as Single Line Font, export it in format similar to Rapahel cufon font, (it would be nice to have exported font gyphs having 0,0 coordinates at top, similar to svg image) I'm using adobe illustrator to design single line gyphs, then exporting them as svg, mapping to codePoint, and formatting them in json format for my use. It's a lot time consuming, iterative and irritative task. I would love to see your positive response on my idea.
      Thank you )

      9 votes
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      • Unicode Block Name

        I wish to see Unicode Block Name in Custom Glyph Range section of Font Settings, as is described in article: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unicode_block.

        Leave range as is, just add Block Name on left side before range.

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        • Please, add an option to clear a glyph or to select all shapes to delete.

          It's painful to use when you need to delete multiple shapes one by one.

          7 votes
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          • add alternates feature

            how about adding alternates feature such as Stylistics Alternates and Contextual alternates?

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            • Merge 2 Different Fonts (import glyph range from one font to another)

              Some time you love one font, but it missing some glyph which required to work with an application, or multi language environment.

              13 votes
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              • Just discovered this and LOVE it.

                It would be great if you could create rounded corner rectangles. Also the ability to see other characters as you editing / constructing a particular character would be lovely.

                5 votes
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                • 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.

                  10 votes
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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

                            2 votes
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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.

                              3 votes
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                              • shift+click to select multiple layers

                                Holding shift and left clicking to select multiple continuous layers.

                                2 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.

                                          22 votes
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