How to add fonts to Windows 7

First of all you need to have the new font downloaded or copied to your computer that you want to add or install to your windows 7 computer.
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Steps to add fonts to windows 7

1. Step Locate the font that you want to install or download to your computer. In my case, in the desktop there is a font named ‘preeti.ttf’ that I want to install or add.

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2. Step Right click the font (you want to add / install) in your desktop and select ‘Install’

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3. Step Then Installing font message is shown. Once installing font finishes, the message disappears.

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4. Step Now to check whether font installed correctly or now, click Start >> Control Panel.

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5. Step Click Appearance and Personalization.

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6. Step Click Fonts.

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7. Step Scroll down and locate the font that you have just installed. In my case, I have just added or installed font named ‘preeti’. I can see ‘Preeti Normal’. That means, the new font is added. That’s all!

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Whenever required, we have to add fonts that are not available on our system in order to display characters correctly.

Published: Friday, June 24th, 2011 Last Modified: June 24, 2011