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Feature Request TMP: Custom characters to supplant rich text tags

Discussion in 'UGUI & TextMesh Pro' started by Lo-renzo, Sep 13, 2022.

  1. Lo-renzo


    Apr 8, 2018
    I use rich text tags extensively, but they add many characters when building the string. I have frequently updating tooltips so this is quite often.

    It would be nice if I could instruct TMP to interpret certain characters assigned on the font's asset as tags. For example, I could set up different webdings as an abbreviated proxy for "<color=#123456>" and "</color>".

    This would shorten my rich texts considerably.
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2022