A library file has an addition sub menu accessed from the "Edit, Edit library" option. This is used to create and modify the symbol definitions.
After drawing the symbol, use the "Edit library, Create symbol" to record the symbol in the file. This will prompt you through the following steps:-
After creation, only the Move and Property options from the Modify menu can modify a symbol. The Duplicate option creates a copy of the symbol drawing elements only - without copying the symbol definition.
To modify an existing symbol definition, remove the existing definition with the "Edit library, Ungroup & modify" option. Make the required changes and recreate as before. The definition should use the same reference number as before, otherwise any existing links will be unable to locate it.
The "Edit library, List symbols" option provides a list of all the symbols in a library and their corresponding reference numbers.
The list of symbols is always in reference number order. It is advisable that the numbering system for the symbols should have gaps for future additions.
A font file is a standard Vector file that has been saved with the .vft extension. To be useful it should also contain character definitions. To use font, place in the directory. You can use the Text Style dialogs ("Settings, Text style" menu option) to set the style used by the "Draw, Text" command.
A font file has an addition sub menu accessed from the "Edit, Edit font" option. Use this to create and modify the character definitions.
Having drawn the character, use the "Edit font, Create character" option to record the character and its ASCII number in the file. This will prompt you through the following steps:-
To modify an existing character definition, remove the existing definition with the "Edit font, Ungroup & modify" option. Make the required changes and recreate as before.
Add a space character to the font file by using the "Edit font, Create space character" menu option.
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