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APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-01a.dsk [Catalog]APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-01b.dsk [Catalog] WAP /// SIG PUBLIC DOMAIN LIBRARY                      PDS NAME: CustomFONT Disk ID: APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-01 BOOTABLE?: Bootable CustomFONT is a wonderful font-creation program that has been placed into the PD by Swenson Associates.  It will allow the user to create or adapt Apple /// character sets and even has drivers allowing the user to print out the custom-created fonts!  Disk APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-02 contains the manual.  Demo program is disk APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-03.SIDE ONE:   Boot DiskSIDE TWO:   Program Disk


APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-02a.dsk [Catalog]APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-02b.dsk [Catalog]WAP /// SIG PUBLIC DOMAIN LIBRARYPDS NAME: CustomFONT ManualDisk ID: APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-02BOOTABLE?: BootableCustomFONT is a wonderful font-creation program that has beenplaced into the PD by Swenson Associates.  It will allow the user tocreate or adapt Apple /// character sets and even has drivers allowingthe user to print out the custom-created fonts! CustomFONT allows you to manipulate and customize the letters, numeralsand symbols used by your Apple ///.  Character "sets" are stored on disk indata files called "fontfiles."  The fontfile used by the Apple /// is called"system character set" and is contained in the file named "SOS.DRIVER" on anyboot (start-up) diskette like AppleWriter ///, Business Basic, Pascal, DrawOn Three and others. In order to use customized fontfiles in an application,you must first use CustomFONT to create the customized fontfile and then usethe Apple /// System Utilities to modify your application boot diskette,specifying that a new fontfile is to be used as the "system character set".Fontfile customization is discussed in Chapters 4 though 8, and the Apple ///System Utilities are discussed in Chapter 9.The two steps to using Customized Character Sets:1)  Use CustomFONT to create a customized fontfile and save it to disk.2)  Use the Apple /// System Utilities to install the customized fontfile as    the "System Character Set" within the file "SOS.DRIVER" on the    appropriate boot disk.ON SIDE ONE:INTRODUCTION  : System Requirements; Background; Custom PrintingCHAPTER3      : Getting StartedCHAPTER4      : The Design ScreenCHAPTER5      : The View ScreenCHAPTER6      : The Print CommandCHAPTER7      : The UtilitiesON SIDE TWO:CHAPTER08     : Some Common MovesCHAPTER09     : Setting Up Boot Diskettes with Custom Character SetsCHAPTER10     : Setting Up Your PrinterCHAPTER11     : Some Tips on Custom Printing APPENDIX.A    : Word ProcessingAPPENDIX.B    : SpreadsheetsAPPENDIX.C    : Business Basic and PascalAPPENDIX.D    : Technical ReferenceAPPENDIX.E    : CustomFONT on Hard DiskAPPENDIX.F    : Advanced Printer Control


APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-03a.dsk [Catalog]APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-03b.dsk [Catalog]  WAP /// SIG PUBLIC DOMAIN LIBRARY PDS NAME: CustomFONT Demo Disk ID: APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-03 BOOTABLE?: Bootable This is a demonstration of CustomFONT, a commercial program now in the public domain.  CustomFONT is an easy-to-use font design program.  The manual is available on disk APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-02 and the actual program is on APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-01.  No previous experience with Apple /// fonts is required.  The WAP /// SIG PD also has a disk full of fonts.  See disk APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-04. Side One: CustomFONT Demo disk. Side Two: Bibliography of material in the WAP /// SIG PD dealing with           fonts.  3EZP data base and ASCII text file. Self-booting.


APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-04a.dsk [Catalog]APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-04b.dsk [Catalog]  WAP /// SIG PUBLIC DOMAIN LIBRARY PDS NAME:  Font Generator /// Disk ID:  APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-04 BOOTABLE?: YES - Both Sides    FONT GENERATOR /// is a user-oriented Program that was designed toincorporate many of the Apple ///'s powerful built-in featuresto help in the designing of character FONTS. With it you can test out how faryour font would look before it is saved.    But that's not all it can do.  You can also check out how your fontswould look in different text modes, and yes. even with different foregroundand background colors.    As many as ten character fonts (not including working fonts) may beloaded at one time. FONT GENERATOR /// also has the capability ofcopying characters from one font into another one.    Editing and creating characters can be done from either keyboard orjoystick (or both).      Menu help is available within the program as well.Side One:  Contains the Font Generator ManualSide Two:  Contains the actual Font Generator program


APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-05a.dsk [Catalog]APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-05b.dsk [Catalog]  WAP /// SIG PUBLIC DOMAIN LIBRARY                      PDS NAME : FontWriter & Fonts ID#      : APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-05 BOOTABLE?: Bootable Character Set Editor creates characters for up to 14 x 16 pixels. Allows user to create any symbol necessary. Numeric keypad is programmed as  an eight-direction cursor movement pad to move through a matrix. Each pixel can be individually turned on or off to create symbols for almost anything.  Character sets can be saved and loaded as SOS character sets for most programs running under SOS.  A keyboard layout program is included to reassign key values.   This is a former commercial program originally sold by Sun Remarketing. Side One:  Fontwriter Boot/Program disk (Pascal based) Side Two:  Fonts to use with Fontwriter (or other programs) that include: TERRY; GREEK; UNCIAL; GOTHIC; OLD.ENGLISH; INVERSE; PUDGY.ROMAN; CELTIC.CHR; CURSIVE.CHR; BOLD.CHR; SPECIAL.CHAR; STANDARD; APPLE; SPACE.AGE.CHR; SMALL.FONT; MATH.FONT; WESTERN; COMPUTER.KEY; UNCIAL.GOTHIC; BIG.OLD.ENGLISH


APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-06a.dsk [Catalog]APPLE-3-WAP-fnt-06b.dsk [Catalog]  WAP /// SIG PUBLIC DOMAIN LIBRARY PDS NAME: Fonts Disk One Disk ID: APPLE-3-WAP-FNT-06 BOOTABLE?: Bootable This WAP PD disk is a double-sided offering with lots of fonts/ character sets.  Some are pretty weird (never fully explained by the original author) or for specific purposes.  This disk includes two subdirectories with converted Apple // character sets that don't exactly match A3 fonts, but can be adapted with CustomFONT. On Side One: FONTS.1 : ACS3FONT; APPLE.CHR; BUTTERFLY; BYTE.CHR; FUTURA.CHR; GOTHIC.CHR;           INVERSE.CHR FONTS.2 : LARGE.CHR; OUTLINE.CHR; PINOCCHIO.CHR; PLAIN.CHR; PUDGY.CHR;           ROMAN.CHR; SHADOW.CHR; SLANT.CHR; SMALL.CHR FONTS.3 : APL.CHR; MATH; ON3.CHR; SMALL.CHR; SOIL; STANDARD.CHR; STOP.CHR           SWENSON; TIPSY.CHR FONTS.4 : BRITISH; FRENCH; GERMAN; ITALIAN; SPANISH; SWEDISH READ.ME.FIRST: Some notes about this Font disk. On Side Two: FONTS.05 : CELTIC; CYRILLIC; DUTCH; ESPERANTO; GREEK; HEBREW; NORWEGIAN;            RUSSIAN; TIBETAN FONTS.06 : ASCII.SET; BAR.SET; BLIPPO.SET; BLOCK.SET; BROADWAY.SET;            SKINNY.SET; SPECIAL.SET; STENCIL.SET; SUPERSUB.SET; WESTERN.SET            WHITE.SET; PINBALL.SET FONTS.07 : CONTRACT.SET; DIGITAL.SET; EDUCATIONAL.SET; GAMES.SET;GRAPHIC.SET            GRAPHICS.SET; HEIGHT.SET; NINETY.SET; NORMAL.SET; OPTICAL.SE            THIN.SET; FLOW.SET FONTS.08 : CURSIVE; GRAPHIC; HORSE1; HORSE2; MISC; OLD.ENGLISH; PUDGY.ROMAN            QUAINT; SCRIPT; SKIP; SPECIAL.CHAR; SPLIT; STITCH; UNCIAL FONTS.09 : BLACK.CHR; BUG.FONT; BUG.FONT.1; COLOSSAL.CHR; COMPUTER;            LARGE.14X24; SMALL; UP.dskWN.CHR FONTS.10 : COUNT.CHR; FANCY.CHR; KATAKANA.CHR; MIRROR.CHR; UPSIDE.CHR            WEIRD.CHR FONT.INFO    :3EZP Data Base bibliography of articles about Apple /// fonts. FONTS.INFO2  :ASCII text version of FONT.INFO.

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