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Fonts are not showing up in Microsoft Word 2003

Hello All,

My fonts are not showing up in MS Word 2003. The only fonts showing up are Times New Roman, Device Font 10cpi, 12cpi, and 17cpi.

My fonts show up in other MS Office Products and other non-MS products so I don't believe that the issue is with Windows itself.

Any ideas?



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Can be proper.

In reply to: Fonts are not showing up in Microsoft Word 2003

The font selection is based on your printer selected in Word.


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MS Word Fonts not showing up w/o a good Printer

In reply to: Can be proper.


You are 100% correct. I had been printing to a text file in some other applications and set the default printer to "Generic Text/File". When I changed the default to my HP printer that did the trick.
There is only a miniscule amount of logic to that. I would expect it to be true for all of the MS apps, but instead it seems to be only true for Word. How positively maddening. I suppose this is cited as a feature and not as the horrendous oversight that it is?



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