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How can I use plain TeX & metafont to attain my own font-style, i.e. I want to type the words I write by my hand.

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Related: Handwriting fonts, METAFONT and OpenType. –  m0nhawk Jan 22 '13 at 9:40
    
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@Rico,@mOnhawk,I have visited the sit you provide for. Thank you. –  Brooks Jan 24 '13 at 5:39

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plain tex doesn't come into it much (you can use these things with any tex or pdftex format).

there are several metafont "handwriting" fonts on the archive. the earliest i recall is peter vanroose's, which you can download from ctan (or browse the ctan directory, to get a feel for what it involves. (unfortunately, it's not distributed with tex live or miktex.)

personally, i never got around to "proper" fonts with metafont, having stumbled a lot with creating a symbol font for a place i worked at.

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You mean that I can use the fonts the system provide for me. But I would like to have my own fonts. Just show me a picture of your type character of you hand-writing. –  Brooks Jan 23 '13 at 6:35

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