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    Get Fonts from Microsoft Store in Windows 10

    Get Fonts from Microsoft Store in Windows 10

    How to Get Fonts from the Microsoft Store in Windows 10
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    02 Feb 2018
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    A font is a graphical representation of text that may include a different typeface, point size, weight, color, or design.

    Starting with Windows 10 build 17040, you are now able to install font packages in the Microsoft Store.

    Starting with Windows 10 build 17083, Microsoft is introducing new experiences for managing your fonts in Settings, and for acquiring additional fonts from the Microsoft Store.

    For now, there is only a small set of curated offerings from Microsoft’s library of fonts in the Store, but this will grow over time. Make sure to check regularly to see what’s new.

    This tutorial will show you how to get and install font packages from the Microsoft Store for your account in Windows 10.

    CONTENTS:
    • Option One: To Get Fonts from the Microsoft Store in Settings
    • Option Two: To Get Fonts from the Microsoft Store





    Get Fonts from Microsoft Store in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Get Fonts from Microsoft Store in Windows 10
    To Get Fonts from the Microsoft Store in Settings

    Note   Note
    This option is only available starting with Windows 10 build 17083.

    1. Open Settings, and click/tap on the Personalization icon.

    2. Click/tap on Fonts on the left side, and click/tap on the Get more fonts in the Store link on the right side. (see screenshot below)

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    3. The Microsoft Store app will now open directly to Fonts. Click/tap on an available font you want to "Get" and install. (see screenshot below)

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    4. Click/tap on the Get button to start downloading and installing the font. (see screenshot below)

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    Get Fonts from Microsoft Store in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Get Fonts from Microsoft Store in Windows 10
    To Get Fonts from the Microsoft Store

    Note   Note
    You will need to have Windows 10 build 17040 or later to be able to install font packages in the Store.

    1. Open the Microsoft Store app.

    2. Type fonts in the search box of Microsoft Store, and press Enter. (see screenshot below)

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    3. Select Apps in the Departments drop menu, select Personalization in the Category drop menu, and click/tap on an available font you want to "Get" and install. (see screenshot below)

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    4. Click/tap on the Get button to start downloading and installing the font. (see screenshot below)

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    That's it,
    Shawn



  1. Posts : 7
    Windows Vista SP2; Windows 7 SP1; Windows 10 1709
       2 Weeks Ago #1

    Hopefully with the addition of a new Fonts section in Settings Microsoft will soon provide an interface option to change the default system font in Windows 10. It is difficult to understand why one should have to modify the registry—a potentially dangerous task—to change something so seemingly simple.
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