On 10/14/2013 12:44 PM, Gabriel Risterucci wrote:
2013/10/14 Ken Springer <email@example.com>
Back in the 8-bit computer days, it was easy to find simple charts for
various things, like this simple ASCII font chart.
Ha. Things were even simpler, english used only 7bits for useful
Does anyone know of a similar simple chart for modern/contemporary fonts?
Everything I've found so far, for charts, are far more complex than I'm
I don't know of an exact solution that would allow you to both specify a
font and a set of characters, but on most systems you can get some kind of
character maps to display characters using a specific font. For example on
windows, you can run the "charmap" program. I don't remember the name,
but I know there is something similar under KDE/Linux.
From you posting, you use Mac, correct?
I am not using Mac, but there has to be some font viewer available for Mac.
What are you looking to do with it?
I know that LO has a font charting display for "insert special
character" that look good.
If you want to print a character chart for a selected font, well most
font managers I have seen does that to some degree.
As for the KDE option - KFontView
I also use Fontmatrix on Ubuntu.
I use a paid software on Windows to get what I want though - MainType.
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