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Private Character Editor Alternatives for Mac

Private Character Editor is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is FontForge, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Private Character Editor and 12 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Private Character Editor are BirdFont, Glyphr Studio, Glyphs and Fontself Maker for Illustrator & Photoshop.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

(Windows built-in) Using Private Character Editor (PCE), you can create up to 6,400 unique characters (such as special...

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  1. FontForge icon

    FontForge

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

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

    FontForge editing the font "Santana" on Ubuntu 10.10
  2. BirdFont icon

    BirdFont

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Birdfont is a free font editor which lets you create vector graphics and export TTF, OTF, EOT and SVG fonts.

    Background image on windows


  3. Glyphr Studio icon

    Glyphr Studio

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    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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  4. Glyphs icon

    Glyphs

    • Mac

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

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  5. 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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  6. TruFont icon

    TruFont

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

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

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  7. FontLab Studio icon

    FontLab Studio

    • Mac
    • Windows

    FontLab Studio 5 is next-generation professional font editor for Mac and Windows.

    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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  8. TypeTool icon

    TypeTool

    • Mac
    • Windows

    TypeTool is our basic font editor for Mac OS and for Windows. For students, hobby typographers and creative professionals who occasionally need to create or customize fonts.

    main interface
  9. Fontographer icon

    Fontographer

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Fontographer is a font editor for mac and windows.

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  10. Crossfont by Pixel Egg Studio icon

    Crossfont by Pixel Egg Studio

    • Mac

    Easy-to-use font editor for Mac.

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