Windows: Viewing the available fonts
to see which fonts are installed on your PC, you must not necessarily start a text program and try out the character formatting. Windows can display fonts available and shows send formatted text examples for every font…
Show Windows fonts overview
- press enter the keyboard shortcut [Win – R]
- : shell: fonts
- press the button [Return]
Alternatively enter fonts in the search function and press [Return] . Also display an overview of the existing fonts.
That corresponds to the folder C:WindowsFonts in the Windows Explorer, goes but much faster.
read here how appearance of fonts on the screen with ClearType improve .
Show appearance of installed fonts
here you will get an impression of how the respective font looks around. The underlying icon for the form of a paper stack, Windows knows several cuts of Scripture, so variations such as bold or italic.
Double-click on a font, Windows shows all existing variations. A second double-click on a Variant brings a known sample text, where all the letters of the alphabet occur in different font sizes.
to see how the respective font on paper make, use the button printing .
Tip: When you open a directory in Windows Explorer that contains fonts, the display looks the same. You have, but then the button the ability to add the straight displayed font for Windows install .