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Fony is described as 'editor for bitmap (raster) fonts. While the focus is on Windows FNT/FON bitmap fonts, it can import and export some other popular file formats' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Fony for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and iPad. The best alternative is FontForge, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Fony are FontCreator, Glyphs, FontStruct and Glyphr Studio.

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  • Windows

Fony is an editor for bitmap (raster) fonts. While the focus is on Windows FNT/FON bitmap fonts, it can import and export...

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  1. FontForge icon

    FontForge

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    30 alternatives to FontForge 

    Free (libre) font editor for Windows, Mac OS X and GNU+Linux.

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    1.  PortableFontForge can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    FontForge editing the font "Santana" on Ubuntu 10.10
    Mastering FontForge drawing tools

From the main window, double-click on one of the glyph boxes to launch the Glyph Window. <http://designwithfontforge.com/en-US/Using_the_Fontforge_Drawing_Tools.html>
  2. FontCreator icon

    FontCreator

    • Windows
    24 alternatives to FontCreator 

    This professional font editor allows you to create and edit TrueType and OpenType fonts. It has the powerful drawing tools that typographers and graphic designers require, and an intuitive interface that allows beginners to become productive immediately.

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  3. Glyphs icon

    Glyphs

    • Mac
    21 alternatives to Glyphs 

    Make everything from dingbat webfonts to full-fledged text typefaces in the most Mac-like font editor.

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  4. FontStruct icon

    FontStruct

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    24 alternatives to FontStruct 

    FontStruct is a free font-building tool brought to you by the world’s leading retailer of digital type, FontShop.

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  5. Glyphr Studio icon

    Glyphr Studio

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    20 alternatives to Glyphr Studio 

    Glyphr Studio is a free online font editor to make good looking professional typefaces. Many professional font editors are very complex and/or very expensive. This tool however is streamlined and made for font design hobbyists... and it's free!.

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  6. Fontself Maker for Illustrator & Photoshop icon

    Fontself Maker for Illustrator & Photoshop

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe Photoshop
    22 alternatives to Fontself Maker for Illustrator & Photoshop 

    Meet the fastest & easiest tool to create OpenType fonts, right within Illustrator & Photoshop CC. Fontself is used by thousands of creatives, including at Nike, Adobe, Google, Disney, Ubisoft or Sony.

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsFontself Maker for Illustrator & Photoshop can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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  7. Type light icon

    Type light

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows
    21 alternatives to Type light 

    With Type light you can design, edit and convert OpenType, TrueType and PostScript fonts. As a light version of Type 3.2 font editor it is your ideal package for entering into the world of font creation.

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    TruFont

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    28 alternatives to TruFont 

    TruFont is a font-editing application written with Python3, ufoLib, defcon and PyQt5.

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    FontLab Studio

    • Mac
    • Windows
    24 alternatives to FontLab Studio 

    FontLab Studio 5 is next-generation professional font editor for Mac and Windows. Used by Adobe, Apple, Bitstream, IBM, Linotype, Microsoft, Monotype, Morisawa and almost every other major font foundry in the world, it is the comprehensive solution for font foundries...

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    Discontinued

    The program can be still bought from the official website, but it will not receive other updates. Its successor is FontLab icon FontLab

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  10. BitFontMaker2™ icon

    BitFontMaker2™

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    28 alternatives to BitFontMaker2™ 

    Fast and easy Online Bitmap font Editor.

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