not all fonts installed on the system (C:\Windows\Fonts) are shown

  1.    24 Jan 2018 #1

    not all fonts installed on the system (C:\Windows\Fonts) are shown


    I had not realized it until I tried to use some fonts on Photoshop.
    The fonts are shown on the fonts menu but they donīt seem to be available.
    In the folder C:\Windows\Fonts such fonts that were previously installed are no longer available.
    Anything to do with Windows 10 upgrades ?
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  2.    24 Jan 2018 #2

    How are you comparing them?

    Is there a difference between here:
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    and here?

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    You may have some more in C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Fonts but it isn't clear (to me anyway) which you are missing.
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  3.    24 Jan 2018 #3

    picture 1 : on Photoshop fonts menu the fonts name are shown but not exhibited
    all fonts on this list I am missing used to be inside C:\windows\fonts
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    Picture 2 : C:\windows\fonts Those fonts listed on Photoshop fonts list are no longer inside fonts folder (?!) ....
    ... and it was not me who uninstalled them

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    I tried to do the same than you inside the Powershell (PS C:\WINDOWS\System> 1s c:\windows\fonts ) ,
    however the term 1s was not recognized as cmdlet , function , etc etc ;
    Thanks
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    windows 10 professional version 1607 build 14393.969 64 bit
       24 Jan 2018 #4

    Download and install Minitool partition > post an image into the thead
    MiniTool Partition Wizard Free Edition - Free download and software reviews - CNET Download.com

    Open Disk Management > widen these 2 columns: sources, volumes > make sure that the columns are wide enough so that the contents of each row is fully viewable and nothing is cutoff > post an image into the thread
    Disk Management - How to Post a Screenshot of General Tips Tutorials


    For Minitool partition If GPT > right click on GPT (EFI system partition) > left click explore > expand EFI > expand Microsoft > expand boot > expand fonts > post an image into the thread (please make sure that all columns are widened so that the contents of each row is in full view and nothing is cut off)
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       24 Jan 2018 #5

    Based on the language used to install Windows, some fonts will be hidden. Go to: C:\Windows\Fonts, click on the detail view (On RHS next to Question Mark), You'd see some Fonts are hidden.

    From Install.wim (Windows installation media), the total # of fonts is 87 are installed both in C:\Windows\Fonts and from the Control panel (Start->Control->Fonts). If some fonts you need to use and hidden, Just right click on the Font and set it to Show.
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