• About fonts

  • Frequently Asked Questions

  • We have put together answers to some of the common questions we are asked about TrueType, OpenType and the font-related features of Microsoft software. If you have a question, contact us and where possible, answers will be posted to one of our FAQs. Unfortunately, we cannot send individual replies to every request for help.

  • Finding fonts (6 entries)

    Where can I find 'font X'? Are fontpacks a good deal?

  • OpenType (6 entries)

    Learn more about the OpenType font format.

  • Microsoft ClearType (12 entries)

    ClearType, what it is and how it works.

  • Euro currency symbol (18 entries)

    Questions and answers regarding support for the euro currency symbol in Microsoft products.

  • Font redistribution and license issues (8 entries)

  • Of historical interest only:

  • OpenType initiative (18 entries)

    We've put together a list of answers to questions you may have about the OpenType initiative.

  • Last updated 7 July 2009.