XF 1.4 Problem with SVG on Safari IOS. Rendering font rather than image

Stuart Wright

Well-known member
Hopefully someone can help with this problem. I've created an SVG from Adobe Illustrator. I like SVGs because they look great no matter how much you zoom in and they are supported on all the browsers that matter: http://caniuse.com/#search=svg
It's been created from fonts (Webdings and Stencil) and as such saves as just 1k in size. I've not outlined it as that ramps the size up to 18k.
It renders fine on all the browsers I've tried
except in Safari on iOS
Does anyone have any ideas on how to fix this on iOS without saving it as an outlined SVG?

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Stuart Wright

Well-known member
Try to convert the text (formatting with your font) to some vectorial elements.
That is the same as creating an outline. I created an outline for the 'forbidden' sign and included the glyph information for the text. Bumped the size up to 9k, but I think it's working better. Thank you