TypeTool

User Guides & resources for TypeTool
Mac User Guide (PDF, 4 MB) Windows User Guide (PDF, 4 MB) Video: Importing Artwork on YouTube User forum Installers
Wed, 27 Sep, 2017 at 7:50 PM
TypeTool problems with copy/paste on macOS 10.13 High Sierra
Currently, we recommend users of FontLab Studio 5 and TypeTool 3 consider issues before they upgrade to macOS 10.13 “High Sierra.” See our blog post for la...
Wed, 14 Mar, 2018 at 10:10 AM
TypeTool: Blue Lines in the Glyph Window
Issue: Blue stripes suddenly appeared in my glyphs and I cannot get rid of them. Solution: These lines are so called “Alignment Zones.” They ar...
Tue, 26 Sep, 2017 at 8:32 PM
TypeTool: Cannot Edit Any Contour
Issue: All tools in the Tools toolbar are disabled except the Edit tool. But even though it’s enabled, I cannot select or move anything with it. ...
Fri, 22 Sep, 2017 at 9:56 AM
TypeTool Crashes When Generating Font
Issue: TypeTool 3 crashes whenever I try to generate a font. What is wrong? Solution: This can happen if you forget to name the font, using the ...
Fri, 22 Sep, 2017 at 9:58 AM