Tutorials tagged “scripting”

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Scripting Glyphs, Part 4

Scripting Glyphs, Part 4

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Functions are an efficient way to expand a script, yet keep your oversight and sanity. In this installment, we will use them for some font evil, har har.

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Writing Plug-ins

Writing Plug-ins

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A step by step guide to creating shippable plugins for Glyphs 2.3 or later.

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Install Glyphs for All Users

Install Glyphs for All Users

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Need to install Glyphs or Glyphs Mini for many users on a machine, e.g., in a lab? Here is how.

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Scripting Glyphs, Part 3

Scripting Glyphs, Part 3

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So, now that we’ve understood the object model, we can go on to extend our Scripts menu with our own scripts.

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Scripting Glyphs, Part 2

Scripting Glyphs, Part 2

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In the first installment, we learned how to output some font and glyph info. Now we want to go a step further and actually manipulate the font. So, make a copy of your favorite font creation and warm up your Python muscles.

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Scripting Glyphs, Part 1

Scripting Glyphs, Part 1

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This is the first of a series of Python tutorials. No prior knowledge required. In this first installment, we’ll make our first steps in the Macro window.

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