EFF True Type Translator
Now version 4.35 (July 2011)
Now also for OpenType fonts
What is EFF True Type Translator?
EFF TrueType Translator, or !effTTT is the first ever translator of TrueType® or OpenType® fonts, the most common font formats for Windows and Mac. It will convert in seconds any TrueType or OpenType font to the Acorn format. It will enable you to use all the fonts available to PC users, including thousands of TrueType or OpenType fonts available for free downloading on the Internet. If you get a copy of !effTTT you may never need to buy a single font again.
EFF TrueType Translator is part of EFF font tools series which also includes EFF FontTable and new EFF Type1 Translator.
- Instant TrueType or OpenType font convertor
- Instant TrueType or OpenType font editable sample viewer
- Instant TrueType or OpenType font table creator
- Full TrueType or OpenType font info displayer
- Choice of encoding including many foreign alphabets
- Choice of settings
- Optional automatic hinting for improved quality of TrueType fonts
- On-line comprehensive manual
- Additional support from interactive !Help
- Suitable for RISC OS 3.6 or later (including ver. 5.x)
EFF True Type Translator - Prices
Single User Licence
for TrueType fonts only
£39.00 + VAT
for TrueType & OpenType fonts
£55.00 + VAT
to include OpenType fonts
£20.00 + VAT
Extra 20% of the basic price for each additional computer
VAT is payable only in the EU countries.
This application can be installed only on as many computers as specified in the licence.
Before downloading a free demo copy or an upgrade please download and install
effShared application from the Risc OS software page
Free demo copy
You can download a free demo version of !effTTT application.
The demo version can be very useful for viewing TrueType fonts. It is the full working application, it will:
load TrueType or OpenType files
display the information about font names, copyright etc.
show samples of the TrueType or OpenType font
show tables of the font
but it will not
save the font in the Acorn format.
The demo version has a button called Register, if you click on it, fill an application form and email it to us with your payment details, it will become a full working copy without any restrictions.
You may also like to download the EFF manual.
Both downloads are zip files and can be opened with !SparkPlug.
You can download a free !effTTT upgrade to version 4.35.
This is a completely new version
It is a zip file size 172kb readable by !SparkPlug. After downloading it:
If for some reason, the upgrade has been corrupted (not an unknown story on internet), you can reinstall your old version from your saved copy.
- set its type to "archive" and open it with !SparkPlug
- drag the !effTTT icon to a directory where your original !effTTT is stored
- drop it there – upgrading is done!
Upgrade to include OpenType fonts
In order to enable your TrueType translator to work with OpenType fonts as well, please follow the instruction:
- Download a free !effTTT upgrade version 4.35 following the instructions above for installing an upgrade
- Load !effTTT on your Icon Bar
- Click with menu button on the !effTTT icon
- Select Open Registration from the menu
- Fill the Application Form and email the resulting file to us. It will be securely encrypted and completely safe on internet
- We will post back a Register file which will enable you to work with OpenType fonts