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Learn how to use our new web-based .bdf to .pcf font converter to speed up CircuitPython programs that use fonts:

CircuitPython supports two font formats: the textual .bdf format and the binary .pcf format. By taking the extra step of converting your font to .pcf you make fonts load faster and also typically save some storage space on the board CIRCUITPY flash drive.

This is extra useful in MagTag projects, since less time loading fonts means more time Deep Sleeping—and less frequent battery charging.

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