How To Install a Font in Windows 10

By | September 26, 2018

Computer fonts come in different sizes and styles, and there are a lot to choose from.
To add a new font to your computer you can easily download the font online from several websites.
These are some example fonts websites:

This tutorial will show you how to install a font in Windows 10.

A video tutorial is available at the bottom of the post.

Step 1

Download the font you want to install.
This will mostly be a TrueType Font (.ttf).
If you don’t know where to download free and paid fonts you can view the links I posted above in the intro of the article.
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Most of the time the font will be located in the archive you downloaded.


Step 2

Open the folder or archive of the font and then double click on the font file (.ttf).


Step 3

A window will pop-up showing a preview of the font you are going to install.
Then click on the blue Install button with the shield at the top of the window.


Step 4

The font is now installing.
This should only take a few seconds per font.


Step 5

The font is now installed.
The font ready for use, to test it you can open WordPad, type some text, hightlight it and select the font you have installed.


You now know how to install a font in Windows 10.

Video tutorial:

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