Getting rid of fonts

  johnincrete 17:29 03 Mar 2009

I want to get rid of fonts that I will never use so that the list of fonts in Word etc is smaller.
Do I just go to settings/control panel/fonts and select/right click/delete

  Clapton is God 17:34 03 Mar 2009


  BRYNIT 18:10 03 Mar 2009

Not all fonts can be deleted some are required by Windows and other programs to work so be careful.

  Grey Goo 00:21 04 Mar 2009

You can always put the spares into another folder and see if your Windows behaves itself. Then you can reinstall any that may have been deleted in error.

  johnincrete 06:07 04 Mar 2009

I asked because it seemed too easy for Windows! Brynit confirms my fears & Grey Goo has the solution.
Thanks all

  BRYNIT 09:50 04 Mar 2009

Just in case you decide to move fonts to another folder this is a list of fonts supplied with

Windows XP click here

Windows Vista click here

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