JSesh tutorials

Here, you will find a number of video tutorials, both in english and in french, about the use of JSesh, the creation of new signs, etc.

JSesh 101 : how to type texts in JSesh

Language: english

A simple demonstration showing how one can start using JSesh, type glyphs and compose basic groups.

Installing JSesh 6.3.1 on Windows 7 64 bits

Language: english

JSesh 6.3.1 and earlier have (sometimes ?) problems installing on 64 bytes Window systems. Normally, JSesh 6.3.2 should solve the issue, but meanwhile, this video shows a system which should work.

Glyph creation 2: combining existing signs into a new one

Language: english

This tutoriel explains how to combine existing signs from the JSesh fonts in order to create new ones.
It gives examples of rather advanced manipulations of the glyphs.

Glyph creation 1: Creating a new glyph with inkscape

Language: english

This is the first tutorial about how to create and integrates new signs in JSesh using the great inkscape software.

Advanced Uses of the Palette in JSesh

Language: english

The JSesh palette has many features to help searching a particular sign and finding one's way in the large list of the manuel de codage.

We give here a complete video tutorial of its uses.

Creating complex drawings with JSesh and Inkscape

Language: english

We explain here our to combine the use of JSesh and of a drawing software like Inkscape or Adobe Illustrator to produce complex illustrations, mixing hieroglyphs and drawings.

This can be useful for the users who want to publish a hieroglyphic transcription of a hieratic document, or a "standardized" rendering of a monument.

Démonstration de saisie de textes avec JSesh

Language: français

Démonstration des principales méthodes pour taper des textes hiéroglyphiques avec JSesh.