Intuitive application which enables you to easily view and edit hieroglyphic text, as well as save your project to the hard drive.
- License :LGPL
- OS:Windows All
- Publisher:Serge Rosmorduc
JSesh is a software tool that was developed in Java, in order to aid individuals in viewing and creating hieroglyphic text, as well as saving it in a number of different formats.
The installation process you are required to go through does not last too long and it does not bring any kind of surprises. Once you finalize it, you come face to face with a UI which can only be described as being minimal and clear-cut. It is comprised of several windows, a few buttons and multiple drop-down menus.
It is accessible to all types of users, including those with little or no previous experience with computers, as long as they have some knowledge of hieroglyphs. Nonetheless, you should know that Help contents are provided, and you can consult them when in doubt.
View glyphs, use and edit them, and save everything to a custom location
This software utility enables you to view all hieroglyphs identified and their known values and other available information, while they are also organized according to family, sub-family and sub-sub-family. By double clicking one of them it is possible to add it in another window, where you can create phrases.
You can also group items, use ligature elements, insert space and red or black point, shade particular symbols or paint them in black or red. Cartouches and philological markups are also available, as well as multiple types of shades.
At import, this program supports PDF and RTF files, while at export, you can use formats such as JPG, EMF, WMF, EPS, SVG, PDF, RTF, HTML and PDF in order to save your work.
To conclude, JSesh is an efficient piece of software which enables you to use hieroglyphs and save projects to the hard drive. The response time is good, the system’s performance is not going to be affected and there are sufficient options to keep you busy for quite a while.