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by FalseMaster
05 Apr 2017 07:50
Forum: Feature and Enhancement Requests
Topic: Control character display using font encoding (was: Several necessary features)
Replies: 13
Views: 2945

Re: Control character display using font encoding (was: Several necessary features)

I think that have found a cause of the trouble. https://superuser.com/questions/396160/how-to-change-configure-font-fallback https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-US/globalization/mt662331 https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/dd374105%28v=vs.85%29.aspx Apparently Uniscribe Engine in new ...
by FalseMaster
04 Apr 2017 04:03
Forum: Feature and Enhancement Requests
Topic: Control character display using font encoding (was: Several necessary features)
Replies: 13
Views: 2945

Re: Control character display using font encoding (was: Several necessary features)

In the case of "Sourier New" the glyphs for the control character region are also used for the Unicode "Symbols and dingbats" region. It is legal practice to minimize font-file size. " Entities must not be multiplied beyond necessity " © William of Ockham. …Windows will not render all the glyphs fr...
by FalseMaster
03 Apr 2017 02:45
Forum: Feature and Enhancement Requests
Topic: Control character display using font encoding (was: Several necessary features)
Replies: 13
Views: 2945

Re: Several necessary features

The disadvantage is, that when you try to copy a string and paste it in an edit field (such as for the search function), it will look differently from what you see displayed in the hex editor Yes, but current technique with replacing non-printable symbols to dots is not at all working. Let at least...
by FalseMaster
02 Apr 2017 03:49
Forum: Feature and Enhancement Requests
Topic: Control character display using font encoding (was: Several necessary features)
Replies: 13
Views: 2945

Re: Several necessary features

Maybe I am missing something… Yep. I mean "find and replace" operation. Do you have a use case for block selection in a hex editor? You're right. This way is rarely needed, but will require big changes in code. The Ansi code pages of Windows do not assign any visible characters in the range of 0-31...
by FalseMaster
30 Mar 2017 07:53
Forum: Feature and Enhancement Requests
Topic: Control character display using font encoding (was: Several necessary features)
Replies: 13
Views: 2945

Control character display using font encoding (was: Several necessary features)

Copying to clipboard current offset at <Alt+Ins> keystroke (like in OllyDbg). (Done) Replacing in selection. Switching to this mode must be automatic (detect presence of marked area). ( New Topic ) Block selection if <Alt> key is pressed (like in AkelPad). (Agreed it was not crucial) Show symbols w...