FTMaster

Altsoft FTMaster is the Microsoft .NET Framework based family of products (.NET API library and GUI) for operating with the data stored in modern vector fonts. Allows viewing and editing various font data, converting between font formats, editing graphical representation of font glyphs, generating instances of Multiple Master fonts, extracting fonts from PDF files, generating AFM (Adobe Font Metrics) files, creating new font files, generating font preview, renaming fonts.

Key Features

  • Creating, viewing and editing various font data
  • View and change font information presented in four basic categories: encodings, glyphs, names and metrics
  • Generating font preview
  • Converting between font formats
  • Renaming fonts
  • Editing graphical representation of font glyphs
  • Adding and deleting outlines, transforming curves or contours, cutting lines, changing components can be used in order to edit glyph appearance.
  • Extracting fonts from PDF files
  • View fonts embedded into PDF files or save to a local file
  • Generating instances of Multiple Master fonts
  • Any PS Type1 or CFF Type2 font instance can be generated with the specified parameters from a given Multiple Master font
  • Generate Adobe Font Metrics file for any opened font
  • Extended encodings support
  • One-click integration with any .NET solution
  • Pure .NET managed code (no native code inside)

Supported Font Types

  • Type 1
  • Type 2
  • Type 42
  • TrueType
  • OpenType
  • CID-based fonts
  • Multiple Master fonts

Technical Information

Please refer to FTMaster Manual.