Jump to content


Photo

Accent issues in user notes

fonts user notes

  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1 ray robinson

ray robinson

    Member

  • Active Members
  • Pip
  • 26 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Accordance Version:10.x

Posted 16 November 2014 - 05:44 PM

Hi

Having upgraded to Acc 11.01 OSX10.6.8 MacAir C2Duo.

 

I note the program is using Cardo font for the greek instead of Helena.

I'm noticing problems with the accents when I'm pasting words into my user notes; see attachment.

 

 

Even when I try and change the font in user notes to Helena the 'travelling accent' is still cardo.

Also when I select in preferences Helena as the greek font I'm still having the problem.

Can you confirm this is a bug and not my incompetence?

tks

Attached Files



#2 Helen Brown

Helen Brown

    Emerald

  • Admin
  • 12,038 posts
  • Twitter:accordancebible
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:heart in Israel
  • Accordance Version:13.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, Windows, iOS, Android

Posted 16 November 2014 - 09:15 PM

You can choose a different Unicode font for each of the original language fonts in the User Notes, See Preferences: Unicode Display.


Helen Brown
OakTree Software

#3 ray robinson

ray robinson

    Member

  • Active Members
  • Pip
  • 26 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Accordance Version:10.x

Posted 17 November 2014 - 06:08 AM

Thanks Helen.

So I've set the unicode font to Helena in preferences. Reboot Accordance.

 

I copy the greek text in GNT28-T, paste it into my user notes and the screen shot shows the result.

You will note the font for the 'travelling accent' and the letter after are both Cardo still, (highlighted) all the other letters are Helena font.

 

Selecting the word in the user file 'text notes' and selecting Helena font gives the same result. ie Cardo won't go away.

 

So is it my installation?

thanks in advance.

 

Attached File  Screen shot 2014-11-17 at 9.59.07 PM.png   74.19KB   0 downloads

 

Attached File  Screen shot 2014-11-17 at 10.02.17 PM.png   89.06KB   0 downloads


Edited by rayr, 17 November 2014 - 06:13 AM.


#4 Julia Falling

Julia Falling

    Mithril

  • Super Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,636 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Tennessee
  • Interests:Numerous!
  • Accordance Version:12.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, iOS

Posted 17 November 2014 - 07:17 AM

I don't think Helena is unicode.  I ended up downloading the SBL fonts – free.  I don't think the SBL Greek is as nice as Helena, but it works.

 

Some other suggestions for Greek & Hebrew unicode fonts would be appreciated!


Julia Falling

13" MacBook Pro Catalina Accordance 13
mid-2017 3.5 GHz Intel Core i7 (2 cores)
16 GB RAM;
512 GB SSD

iPad Pro (9.7") iPadOS 13
128 GB
iAccord 3

iPhone 11 iOS 13
128 GB
iAccord 3


Used for backup only:
Mac mini Catalina Accordance 13
late-2012 2.3GHz Intel Core i7 (4 cores)
16 GB RAM; 1.12 TB Fusion Drive


#5 דָנִיאֶל

דָנִיאֶל

    Ruby

  • Super Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 5,881 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Accordance Version:12.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, Windows, Android

Posted 17 November 2014 - 09:14 AM

@Rayr : Helena is not Unicode, and I tried reproducing the accenting issue you see but I cannot. If I type English in Cardo in a note and then paste in the section from Gal that you have all the accents are preserved. I have my export preferences set to use Unicode on export and to use Cardo for all export. Unicode Display uses Cardo for both Greek and Helbrew.

 

@Julie : Personally I use Cardo which I like. I've only played with Hebrew in it though I use it for Greek in Notes and LibreOffice on both Mac and PC.

 

Thx

D


Sola lingua bona est lingua mortua
ἡ μόνη ἀγαθὴ γλῶσσα γλῶσσα νεκρὰ ἐστιν
lišanu ēdēnitu damqitu lišanu mītu

"Du stammst vom Herrn Adam und der Herrin Eva ab", sagte Aslan. "Und das ist zugleich Ehre genug, um das Häupt des ärmsten Bettlers zu erheben, und genug, um die Schultern des größten Kaisers auf Erden zu beugen. Sei zufrieden." Aslan, Die Chroniken von Narnia, Prinz Kaspian von Narnia. CS Lewis. Übersetzt von Wolfgang Holbein und Christian Rendel.

Accordance Syntax Search For Wallace's Greek Grammar Beyond the Basics : https://github.com/4...WallaceInSyntax

Accordance Crib Sheets: http://47rooks.com/l...ch-crib-sheets/


Accordance Configurations :

Mac : 2009 27" iMac
12GB RAM

Windows : MSI GE72 7RE Apache Pro laptop
Intel Core Duo Intel i7 Kabylake

Android : Samsung Note III 5.0, Samsung Tab S3 7.0 and Lenovo TAB4 8" 7.1





Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: fonts, user notes

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users