How to take specific symbol in application?

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How to take specific symbol in application?

Postby ModeratorRA » Mon Mar 21, 2016 10:46 am

You can take symbol with following ways-
A. Copy Symbols to Clipboard:
People use computers differently, so Symbol Font Previewer provides many methods of copying symbols to clipboard
A.1 Copy Selected Symbol to Clipboard as Character.
A.2 Copy Selected Symbol to Clipboard as Meta file.

A.1 Copy Selected Symbol to Clipboard as Character-
To copy selected symbols to clipboard as Character using Symbol Font Previewer
1.Select symbol font from the list showing Installed Symbol Fonts on the left side of the main screen.
2.Select the symbol to be copied, is displayed in the matrix.
3.Right Click on it and choose "Copy Selected Symbol to Clipboard as Character" from the context menu displayed.

Note- The highlighted symbol is copied to clipboard as Character. To use the copied symbol in the job simply paste it at the location where you want to use. The size of the character is same as the size set by you in the Symbol Font Previewer.

A.2 Copy Selected Symbol to Clipboard as Meta file-
To copy selected symbols to clipboard as Meta file using Symbol Font Previewer
1.Select symbol font from the list showing Installed Symbol Fonts on the left side of the main screen.
2.Select the symbol to be copied, is displayed in the matrix.
3.Right Click on it and choose "Copy Selected Symbols to Clipboard as Meta file" from the context menu displayed.

Note- The highlighted symbol is copied to clipboard as Meta file. To use the copied symbol in the job simply paste it at the location where you want to use. The copied symbol will be inserted as object in the document. Since the symbol is copied as Meta file it can be zoomed to any extent without being distorted.

B. Save Symbols to File:
People use computers differently, so Symbol Font Previewer provides many methods of saving symbols to file.
B.1 Save Selected Symbol to File (*.RTF)
B.2 Save Selected Symbol to Meta file (*.EMF)

B.1 Save Selected Symbol to File-
To Save selected symbols to File as Character using Symbol Font Previewer
1. Select symbol font from the list showing Installed Symbol Fonts on the left side of the main screen.
2. Select the symbol to be saved, is displayed in the matrix.
3. Right Click on it and choose "Save Selected Symbol to file (*.RTF)" from the context menu displayed.

Note- The highlighted symbol is saved to a RTF file as character. To use the saved symbol in the job, simply insert the file at the location where you want to use. The size of the character is same as the size set by you in the Symbol Font Previewer.

B.2 Save Selected Symbol to Meta file-
To save selected symbols to Meta file using Symbol Font Previewer
1.Select symbol font from the list showing Installed Symbol Fonts on the left side of the main screen.
2.Select the symbol to be saved, is displayed in the matrix.
3.Right Click on it and choose "Save Selected Symbols to Meta file (*.emf)" from the context menu displayed.

Note- The highlighted symbol is saved to a Meta file. To use the saved symbol in the job, simply insert the contents of file at the location where you want to use. The saved symbol will be inserted as object in the document. Since the symbol is saved as Meta file it can be zoomed to any extent without being distorted.

Please go through the following video link uploaded on YouTube Channel.
Symbol Font Previewer- https://youtu.be/62Xed5h1068

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