How to install fonts in Windows 10: A Step By Step Guide

Sometimes the default fonts of Windows 10 just don’t cut it. You might need something that match up your liking for your upcoming presentation. Lucikly, there are avalanche of fonts you can installed on your Windows 10 system. In this blog, you will get the step by step guidance on how to install fonts in Windows 10.

How to install fonts in Windows 10?

The easiest method of installing fonts is to go through the Microsoft Store. All it takes is a few simple clicks.

  1. Open the Font tab and hover to Microsoft store

    Explore the Windows 10 settings and then select “Personalization”>”Fonts” tab>Get more fonts in the Microsoft Store. Clicking the last option will initates the automatic installation of the fonts. Alternatively, you can also conduct this method in a manual way in which you can download the selected fonts as per your choice.

  2. Unzip the file

    Once downloaded, the font might appears in the zipped file. In that case, you need to unzip the file by right clicking on the installation package and then select “Extract All”. Make sure to save the file in the folder which isn’t unknown to you.

  3. Install the fonts

    After extraction, right-click on the target file and then select Install. That’s it!

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How to install fonts using drag and drop

You can also serve this purpose through old-school drag and drop method. To do so, simply follow the below steps.

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Step 1: Use the aforementioned steps for downloading the fonts and then extract it.

Step 2: Navigate to the Control Panel, and select Appearance and Personalization>Fonts

Step 3: Once the loading of your font library done, drag the new font from the destination location into the font window. Waits until the installation get completed.

Windows 10 also offers an alternative way to serve this purpose. All you need to explore the Setting menu, select “Personalization”>”Fonts” and drag your font files over to the dotted rectangle underneath Add fonts.

How to get rid of fonts?

How to install fonts in Windows 10: font folder in the control panel
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If you ends up installating undesirable fonts in the system then you can delete them in the following way.

Step 1: Head over to the Control Panel in your system and click “Appearance and Personalization”.

Step 2: Click “Fonts”.

Step 3: Look out for the font that you wish to delete. When found, click on the font and then select Delete(located on the top-bar menu). Alternatively, right-click on the font that you want to remove and then select Delete from the pop-up menu.

Step 4: Click Yes in the confirmation dialog box.

So, this is a complete guide on How to Install Fonts in Windows 10. If you have some doubts, kindly drop your query in the comment section below. We will try to respond them in the snappier time frame.

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