A tutorial for starters

Someone wrote to ask how you got started in Fontographer, to create a new font (scalable) from a bitmap graphic (non-scalable), so I wrote a mini-tutorial to get him started.

If you cut away the details, there are essentially just three steps:

- paste in your bitmap graphic:

- use the command 'auto-trace':  
- delete your bitmap graphic:

The whole tutorial is only five pages, 92 Kb pdf file

- you can download it here

- and there are tips on reading pdf-files here