For those who do not know a font, a set of characters characterized and united by a certain graphic style. To understandhow to install fonts easier than you think, with this guide we will help you install them whatever your Windows operating system is.
Once the font is installed on your computer then you can use it on any program you use, be it Photoshop, Word or other.
First we need the font file to install, the most common have an extension .ttf (TrueType Font) or .otf(OpenType Font) (.fon .ttc and .dfont also exist).
If you don't have or are looking for your ideal font, you can find it in this article: The best sites to download Free fonts, otherwise continue with the instructions below.
How to Install Fonts
If the font file you have in format.rar(or compacted), you will have to compact it by right clicking on the file and ?extract the files?In a folder of your choice, if you have not installed it Winraryou can download from this link: Winrar Downloadif instead we are already in ttf or otf format we can proceed.
For install a fontpyou can simply right click on the ?Font"And click on"Install"As you can see in the image below:
Or alternatively you can install a font by clicking on ?Start"Of windows and accessing the"Control panel":
Once the "Control panel"Click on"Characters", If on Windows Vista, Seven or Windows 8 you do not find it immediately, write in the white space at the top right"Characters"And you will find it immediately:
Now you will find the "Font folder"(Reachable also from My ComputerC: Windows Fonts), select the font, locate (by right clicking on the file with the mouse and clicking on copy) and paste it in this folder (by right clicking with the mouse anywhere in this folder and clicking on paste).
If you want instead remove a font, just select it, right click and ?Delete".
Surely this article could also be useful: Recognize and identify a font, in a nutshell, if you find an image with a character you like browsing on the internet or even walking on the street you will find an advertising billboard with an interesting character. Just take a picture and follow the instructions indicated in the article indicated to recognize it.
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