unifont-viewer(1) View a .hex font file with a graphical user interface


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unifont-viewer reads a GNU Unifont .hex file and displays glyphs in blocks of 16 by 16, 256 glyphs per screen with a graphical user interface. The .hex file is selected by opening it with the File > Open menu item or by typing Control-O. After loading a file, a list of "pages" of 256 glyphs will appear in the left-hand column of the window. The first such page of glyphs in the file will appear in the main window.

unifont-viewer supports glyph heights of 16, 24, and 32 pixels. The height of a .hex font file is selected under the File menu. The default selection is Glyph Height 16.

Exit unifont-viewer by selecting File > Exit or by typing Control-X.


*.hex GNU Unifont font files


unifont-viewer was written by Andrew Miller.


unifont-viewer is Copyright © 2014 Andrew Miller.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.


No known bugs exist.