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How to Import new Fonts? - Adobe Illustrator Windows

I am a total virgin to Illustrator so be kind! And yes I searched for this topic and didn't find any answers so please help me! I just downloaded a bunch of new fonts from the internet and would like to use them in Illustrator. Any suggestions? Thank you!...

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    Default How to Import new Fonts?

    I am a total virgin to Illustrator so be kind! And yes I searched for this topic and didn't find any answers so please help me! I just downloaded a bunch of new fonts from the internet and would like to use them in Illustrator. Any suggestions?
    Thank you!
    Wynne_McIntosh@adobeforums.com Guest

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    Wynne,

    You'll have to install them at the system level in Windows. (You could simply put them in Illustrator's Fonts folder, but then you'll only have access to them in Illustrator.)

    Launch Windows Control Panel and choose Fonts. In the Fonts folder window, choose File > Install New Font...
    John Mensinger Guest

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    ....and if you have more than, say, 150 fonts, it would be a good idea to invest in a font manager, such as Adobe Type Manager Deluxe or Extensis Suitcase.

    =-= Harron =-=
    Harron_K._Appleman@adobeforums.com Guest

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    John,
    Thank you for your help!
    -W

    Harron,
    Can't afford to get any programs but I will keep that in mind. Thanks,
    W
    Wynne_McIntosh@adobeforums.com Guest

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    Thank you John!
    From an illustrator newbie
    Unregistered Guest

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