Create antialiased 2-bpp, 4-bpp Unicode fonts for graphical LCD

BitFontCreator Grayscale is a professional bitmap font creator tool for your embedded project, which helps you create antialiased bitmap fonts for the graphical LCDs.

BitFontCreator Grayscale can generate antialiased 2-bpp and 4-bpp fonts besides Monochrome 1-bpp fonts. Also it can export bitmap data in various formats.

Released: Mar 28, 2016

Runs On: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10 (32/64 bit)

Key Features

  • Create antialiased 2bpp and 4bpp fonts in addition to Monochrome 1bpp fonts.
  • Import fonts: Support all kinds of fonts installed on your Windows PC (TrueType, OpenType, Adobe Type 1 and Raster fonts).
  • Import font resource: Support *.fnt, *.fon and *.bdf files.
  • Edit Tools: Pencil, Eraser, Line, Rectangle , Shifting tools, Invert, Flip, and Marquee selection.
  • Multi Copy characters: copy and paste multiple characters between different fonts in one time.
  • Support ASCII+ISO8859 and Unicode encoding.
  • Support 8/16/32-bit data length.
  • Support all kinds of bitmap data formats.
  • Export fonts: Export Windows font resource (*.fnt) and Windows bitmap font (*.fon). ( ASCII+ISO8859 encoding and 1-bpp ONLY).
  • Export C file: The C file includes jump tables and bitmap data of all characters.
  • Export Binary file: The binary file includes the bitmap data of all characters in binary format.
  • Export bitmap files of all characters.

Export File Format

BitFontCreator Grayscale Edition can export the font in the following types of format:

  • General Format
    • General C file format (*.c)
    • General Binary file format (*.bin)
  • Microchip Format
    • Microchip C file format (*.c)
    • Microchip Binary file format (*.bin)
  • Old BitFontCreator Pro 3.0 format
    • C file format (*.c)
    • Binary file format (*.dat)
    • ASM file format (*.asm)

C File Header and samples

  • C File header: the C file generated with BitFontCreator Grayscale Edition has a file header: bfcfont.h
  • Drawstring functions and Samples: you can download the Drawstring functions and font samples from here:

Upgrade to the latest version 4.6

  • Free Upgrade: all customers who purchased BitFontCreator Grayscale edition can get free upgrade.
  • Upgrade from Pro edition: if you had purchased a license of BitFontCreator Pro edition, you may update to BitFontCreator Grayscale 4.6 with $45 upgrade fee.
  • Upgrade from Latin edition: if you had purchased a license of BitFontCreator Latin edition, you may update to BitFontCreator Grayscale 4.6 with $60 upgrade fee.

Download and Order

  • Download: Click the Download button to download the latest version 4.6
    Download the old version: please go to the download page.
  • Order: The price of BitFontCreator Grayscale (single user license) is USD $188.00

User Quotes

"Creating fonts is a time consuming task. Bit Font Creator can speed up this process, because it is well designed."

- Soft32 Team

"That works superbly. Best support I ever witnessed. Thanks a lot."

- Eike Wibrow