Sunday, February 22, 2009

Installing Fonts

Install Fonts in Windows XP

Method 1. Go to the Start Menu, then Control Panel. Double click on Fonts. Choose File menu, then Install New Font. From the Add Fonts dialog box, navigate to the location of your font and click OK.

Method 2. Navigate to the Windows\Fonts folder. Drag and drop the fonts to install onto the Fonts folder.

*When downloading fonts, they may be zipped (.zip). You will need to unzip before installing the fonts.

Install Fonts in Windows Vista

Method 1. Go to the Start Menu, then Control Panel. Choose Appearance and Personalization. Then choose Fonts. From the File menu, chose Install New Font (If you don't see the File menu, press ALT). From the Add Fonts dialog box, navigate to the location of your font.

Method 2. Select and right click on the font you want to install. Select Install from the context menu.

*When downloading fonts, they may be zipped (.zip). You will need to unzip before installing the fonts.

2 comments:

  1. thanks so much for always giving us such helpful tips
    Hugs
    Norine

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  2. Now that I know how to install them can you tell me how to chose them when typing a document. Can you put them in the same place that all the other fonts on you pc are? Sorry if that sounds crazy. just don't know. You are always so kind to share your info with us.

    Jean

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