To view a font on your computer


Open Fonts in Control Panel.


Double-click the font you want to view.


To open Fonts, click Start, click Control Panel, and then click Appearance and Themes. Under See Also, click Fonts

If you don't want to display the variations for each font in the Fonts window, on the View menu, click Hide Variations (Bold, Italic, etc.).

When you install a printer, the installation program may install several printer fonts. These do not appear in the Fonts folder, but they do appear in the Font list of Windows-based programs, such as WordPad.

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