How do I adjust my ID cards font size?

Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Progeny membership management software.

How do I adjust my ID cards font size?

Postby [TDR] Nathan Soliz » March 1st, 2013, 2:17 pm

Keywords: edit font size, font size, id card font, card template font, card xml, font
Applies To: v8.8+

NOTE: To complete the following instructions you must have the correct rights/privileges to update your ID card. If any of the buttons are inactive during this "How To" process, you should contact your Progeny administrator or IT for assistance.

How to adjust your ID cards font size in ProgenyES 8.8+
  1. Open a record which reflects your card type, for example: Member record for Member card, Employee record for Employee card... etc
  2. Click Print ID Card button from the records menu:
    (diag: Print ID Card button from record menu bar)

  3. ID Card Options will appear

  4. Select your Preset and Style (e.g. Membership Card) from the #1 Preset and Style section and then click the (Edit) button:
    [ID Card Options: highlighted 'Edit' button located in the #1 Preset and Style section]

  5. Click black down arrow for Select Style:
    (diag: Select style black drop down arrow)

  6. From the favotires section, click on your current ID card template (The ID card template should already be lightly highlighted):
    [Select Card Style: highlighted Template design selection]

  7. From section, click the Edit ID Card Template button:
    [Image Select Card Style: highlighted Edit Card Template button]

  8. The built-in Card Layout Editor will appear:
    [Card Layout Editor: Card Designer]

  9. Single Left click on the field you wish to adjust:
    [Card Layout Editor: Field Selection]

  10. Click the Fields button:
    [Card Layout Editor: Field Options]

  11. Click the Properties button:
    [Card Layout Editor: Field > Properties]

  12. Click the Text button:
    [Card Layout Editor: Properties > Text Options]

  13. Click the Size drop down in the Font section and choose a desired size:
    [Card Layout Editor: Font Size drop down selection (Changed size from 12 to 11)]

  14. Click the Save button when finished:
    [Card Layout Editor: Save Template]

  15. Double click current highlighted ID card template icon:
    [Card Layout Editor: Highlighted Template is Previously Edited Template]

  16. Click the Save button:
    [Card Layout Editor: Save ID Card Options]

  17. Click the View button to view changes:
    [Card Layout Editor: View Recently Changed Font Size]

Repeat steps 5 through 17 until desired design is met.

Any technical questions can be submitted to Progeny Technical Support:
[TDR] Nathan Soliz
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