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Deleted Win7 system fonts_where to find

by PeterKolar / January 13, 2017 3:06 PM PST

Somehow I deleted some raster system font (*.fon) of Windows7.
Therefore, a few programs used fixedsys.fon as a compensation, which sometimes bothers. Available lists include only vector fonts, eg. here:
https://www.microsoft.com/typography/fonts/product.aspx?pid=161
Can be found somewhere a list of required fonts for os win7, including raster?
thanks for advice
Peter

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These are on your W7 DVD.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 13, 2017 3:10 PM PST

Post was last edited on January 13, 2017 3:23 PM PST

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More about fonts.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 13, 2017 3:27 PM PST
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required fonts
by PeterKolar / January 13, 2017 3:32 PM PST

sure that I have those fonts on dvd, I am too lazy to find that dvd Wink
I tried sfc command, everythins seems ok, no missing or corrupted files.

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Then my bet is
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 13, 2017 3:40 PM PST
In reply to: required fonts

Font assignments are incorrect. I don't know any tool that will put the font choices back to stock (yet.)

Let's google that!

First hit.
https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-desktop/how-to-restore-windows-7-default-fonts/73a8eb3e-3189-4514-b87c-18fcdca4fe26

"Hi EssenceWebsiteDesign,

You can restore the default font and remove any changes that you've made to your display settings from Appearance and Personalization.

Here’s how:

1. Open Fonts by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Fonts.
2. In the left pane, click Font settings.
3. Click Restore default font settings.

Note

This also removes all manual changes that you've made to your display settings."

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you can add manually
by thebloggercity / January 20, 2017 12:41 AM PST

you can add by copying fonts from other pcs

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Post was last edited on January 20, 2017 12:55 AM PST

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