Create compatible fonts for eGUI

Pixel Font Maker for eGUI is a font converter tool, which helps you conveniently convert any fonts installed in your Windows OS into an eGUI bitmap font, which can be easily integrated into your eGUI based project.

The fonts converted by Pixel Font Maker is fully compatible with eGUI in two kinds of format: C file (*.c), and Binary file (*.d4l).

Runs on Microsoft Windows

Released: October 19, 2015

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

Key Features

  • Import any kinds of fonts installed on your Windows PC (TrueType, OpenType, Adobe Type 1 and Raster fonts).
  • Render standard Monochrome 1-bpp fonts.
  • Support Ascii+ISO8859, Unicode and Shift-JIS encodings.
  • Edit glyphs with tools (Pencil, Eraser, Line, Moving up/down/left/right, Copy and Paste).
  • Convert compatible fonts for eGUI:
    • C file (*.c)
    • Binary file (*.d4l)

Convert fonts at ease

It is very easy to convert fonts, just need a few steps:

New Project
Step 1: Create a New Font Project

Start the application and create a new font project with the Font Generation Options: Standard 1-bpp, and the Encodings (8-bit ASCII, 16-bit UNICODE or 8/16-bit Shift-JIS).

Import Font
Step 2: Import an installed font

Now you can import an installed font into Pixel Font Maker. Here you can specify the font options: font name, font style, font size, font script and font effects (strikeout and underline).

Edit Font
Step 3: Edit the font if necessary

Edit the characters in the Glyph Editor pane. Here you can Change the character's width, height, cursor distance, x-y position etc.

Convert Settings
Step 4: Convert Settings

Before converting font, click the button to choose the settings for eGUI font: file format(C file or Binary file), index table method(Map or Lookup), and Bitmap Data Format(Data length, compression, etc.)

New Project
Step 5: Convert the Font

Click the Convert... button to choose which font format you need: C file (*.c), or Binary file (*.d4l).

Sample Fonts

Go to the Sample Fonts page to see the detailed information.

Or you can directly download the sample fonts here:


Click the Download button to download Pixel Font Maker for egui v2.5.

Pixel Font Maker