can't install fonts

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When I try and install fonts I've downloaded I get an error message saying the font is either invalid or damaged. Does anyone know why this happens? I have tried with several fonts which work on other computers and am a bit stuck!!
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How are you trying to install them? What are you doing?
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drag and drop into fonts folder. have also tried opening the fonts folder and choosing install font.
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Weird, what kind of fonts are you installing? Where did you get them?
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The ones I need are prefix and InkTank. Although I have tried with several others. I got them from various websites...1001freefonts.com, free-fonts.com, urbanfonts.com and more
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Try the following...

    1. Drag and drop the font file into C:/ drive
    2. Go to Control Panel
    3. Double click on Fonts
    4. Click on File
    5. Click on "Install New Fonts"
    6. Navigate to the C:/ Drive
    7. Double click on the font
    8. Wait for it to install
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I have been a complete idiot...I never unzipped the folder and that is what has been causing me the problems! Cheers for your help and sorry for wasting your time!!!
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flakashaka wrote:
I have been a complete idiot...I never unzipped the folder and that is what has been causing me the problems! Cheers for your help and sorry for wasting your time!!!


:lol: okay, no problem

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