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How to view a font on your computer
Open Fonts in Control Panel (open a Control Panel item, click Start, point to Settings,
click Control Panel, and then double-click the appropriate icon.).
Double-click the font you want to view.
If you don't want to display the variations for each font, on the View menu,
click Hide Variations (Bold, Italic, and so on).
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.
The viewer cannot display Type 1 fonts.
Where are fonts on computer
By default most applications install fonts
into system fonts folder. It is usually subfolder named Fonts under your Windows
directory (like C:\Windows\Fonts). This is not very efficient since over time
this folder may grow quite large, containing hundreds and even thousands of
fonts. Having that many fonts installed at the same time usually makes no sense
-- it makes more difficult to find right fonts for a job and also it makes
Windows somewhat slower to start up, especially older Windwos 9x flavours. Also,
some Windows 9x flavours automatically reinstall all fonts that are in the
system fonts folder each time Windows is restarted, so if you have uninstalled a
font and not deleted the font file itself or moved it to a different location,
it will be installed again, making it impossible to reduce font count.
Another dilemma is that Windows do not allow you to have unlimited number of
fonts installed at the same time. At certain point you'll need to uninstall some
fonts before you can install new ones.
To solve this problem, you can make a separate folder (like C:\Fonts) to keep
your fonts in, leaving only fonts that came with Windows and applications in the
system fonts folder (if you wish). All other fonts you install manually from
font web sites or font disks you will then keep in your own fonts folder.
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