Install a font under Windows 7

October 2017


To install a font downloaded under Windows 7 there are several methods. Indeed you can either install the font manually by placing the .ttf file in Windows folder named "fonts" and launch the automatic installation.

First Method

  • Download the desired font from dafont or others legal website.
  • Unzip it.
  • Put the .TTF file in the Windows directory(Fonts):
  • C:\\Windows\Fonts .

Second Method

  • Download font.
  • Unzip it.
  • Double click on the .TTF file.
  • Click the Install button.

Third Method

  • Download font.
  • Unzip.
  • Then, go in
  • "Control Panel"
  • "Appearance and Theme"
  • "Font"
  • Add the .TTF file in the Font folder.

Fourth method

  • Extract the.TTF file to archive using WinRAR or 7zip.
  • Right click on the .TTF file.
  • In the context menu choose Install.
Published by jak58. Latest update on July 21, 2010 at 08:36 AM by deri58.
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