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Windows 3.1x TrueType font installation


To add a new font to your computer:

1. In the Control Panel window, choose the Fonts icon. The fonts already installed are listed in the Installed Fonts box.


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2. Choose the Add button.


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3. In the Add Fonts dialog box, select the font you want to add. You can add more than one font at a time. You can also select all the fonts listed by choosing the Select All button. If the font is not located in the current drive or directory, select the drive and directory where it is located. If the font you want to add is on someone else's computer, you can use the Network button to browse through and connect to shared directories on other computers.



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4.If you are low on disk space and want to use the fonts directly from the directory (network or local) where they are located, without copying the font files to the Windows directory, clear the Copy Fonts To Windows Directory check box.

5. Choose the OK button.

6. In the Fonts dialog box, choose the Close button.

For help with the Fonts and Add Fonts dialog boxes, choose the Help button or press F1 while using the dialog boxes.



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Microsoft Typography | Features... | Windows 3.1x TrueType font installation