FTMaster General Information
Altsoft FTMaster (Font Type Master) is an application for font designing, editing and converting. It is completely based on Altsoft FTMBase API which provides a comprehensive set of classes and methods dealing with a variety of modern font formats.
Managed .NET API component for font convertion is also available.
FTMaster allows you to create new fonts of any supported format. It is also possible to view and change font information presented in four basic categories: encodings, glyphs, names and metrics.
FTMaster allows you to create a preview in various image formats such as JPG, GIF, PNG and many others.
Fonts can be easily converted with the minimal loss of information by means of FTM saving capabilities.
Font Renamer tool is natively embedded into the product and allows batch renaming fonts to the metrics.
FTM provides convenient and versatile glyph editing tools. Adding and deleting outlines, transforming curves or contours, cutting lines, changing components can be used in order to edit glyph appearance.
You may view fonts embedded into PDF files or save to a local file, if their embedding rights allow it.
Any PS Type1 or CFF Type2 font instance can be generated with the specified parameters from a given Multiple Master font.
Generating AFM (Adobe Font Metrics) files
FTMaster can generate Adobe Font Metrics file for any opened font.
Please refer to FTMaster Manual.