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 ====== Import multiple SVG files at the same time ====== ====== Import multiple SVG files at the same time ======
  
-There is a command line utility with the name ''​birdfont-import'';​ it allows you generate a new bf font from a set of SVG files or import multiple files to an existing font. The program takes two or more arguments. The first argument is the name of the bf file and all argument after that are paths to SVG files.+You can import a folder with SVG files in the GUI. Go to Menu -> Import and Export -> Import SVG Folder. 
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 +===== Command Line Import ===== 
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 +There is a command line utility with the name ''​birdfont-import'';​ it allows you generate a new bf font (.birdfont) ​from a set of SVG files or import multiple files to an existing font. The program takes two or more arguments. The first argument is the name of the bf file and all argument after that are paths to SVG files.
  
 The command assumes that the file name of the SVG file denotes either a single character or a Unicode value on the form U+XX where XX is the Unicode ​ number ​ in  hexadecimal format. The command assumes that the file name of the SVG file denotes either a single character or a Unicode value on the form U+XX where XX is the Unicode ​ number ​ in  hexadecimal format.
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 See also ''​birdfont-export''​ for creating SVG, EOT and TTF fonts from the BirdFont file. See also ''​birdfont-export''​ for creating SVG, EOT and TTF fonts from the BirdFont file.
  
-===== GUI import ===== 
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-You can import a folder with SVG files in the GUI. Go to Menu -> Import and Export -> Import SVG Folder.