1. Wind_Danzer's Avatar
    I am looking to use Chinese symbols as my next icons for a theme I'm creating for a friend.

    I have DL'ed two chinese fonts but they do not appear on Gimp.

    Does anyone have any idea where I could get symbols that work that I can use as icons.

    Thanks so much for the help!
    07-17-08 12:37 AM
  2. Kronk's Avatar
    Font files won't work. They need to be an image file, preferably .png format. I'm sure if you google search "Chinese symbols" you could find the ones you're looking for.

    Oh, and I have no idea what "Gimp" is...
    07-17-08 02:08 AM
  3. Bodyart's Avatar
    "Bring out the Gimp"? LOL
    07-17-08 12:08 PM
  4. Wind_Danzer's Avatar
    Actually I found a font file that worked just fine....

    It still is a work in progress.
    07-17-08 06:37 PM
  5. Bodyart's Avatar
    cool, I see where your goin with this. You gonna make other versions of it? Zen?
    07-18-08 10:44 AM
  6. Wind_Danzer's Avatar
    It's a ZEN but a personal theme for a friend so no wide release.

    I ended up using a different background too as he didn't care for the fans.
    07-18-08 06:47 PM
  7. shooptek's Avatar
    Gimp is a photo-manupulation software. Basically a free version of Photoshop. Glad you got it worked out for that.
    07-18-08 07:01 PM