Working with Font Projects

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Working with Font Projects

FontCreator uses its own file format to store the font data, several other settings and configuration parameters:

Font data

Font properties

Export settings

Guideline, Grid and Metrics settings

OpenType Layout Features

User notes


This will make sure that regardless of the font format you export, all information about the font will remain available.

Opening existing project files

There are several ways to open existing project files:

Select Open project from the File menu

Select a recent project from the Reopen submenu in the File menu

Select a recent project in the Windows Taskbar Jumplist (only available on Windows 7 and later)

Double-click a project file in the Windows Explorer

Drag a project file from the Windows Explorer onto FontCreator