Announcement Announcement Module
Collapse
No announcement yet.
Need help to add fonts to Adobe Photoshop Page Title Module
Move Remove Collapse
Search Search Module
Collapse

Advertisement Advertisement Module
Collapse

Featured Images Featured Images Module
Collapse

Mediabistro Creative Sites Mediabistro Creative Sites Module
Collapse
Latest Topics Latest Topics Module
Collapse

  • B
    Reply to Why are TrueType fonts bad?
    B
    They might have their reasons that would make sense once they were explained, like font conflicts with OpenType or Type 1 fonts or something to that effect. Who knows. Really, they'll both work just fine....
    Today, 12:41 AM
  • 858graphics
    Reply to Are you interested in selling your company?
    858graphics
    This is all in California, I will check some other sites as well. Looking forward to joining this group!
    Today, 12:12 AM
  • Buda
    Reply to Crop Marks and Cutting Paper
    Buda
    Hi PaperSeeker and welcome to GDF.

    We ask every new member to read the threads posted HERE, particularly this thread to get acquainted with how things work on GDF. They will explain how the...
    Yesterday, 11:39 PM
  • Designia
    Reply to free upload area?
    Designia
    FYI - wetransfer.com is the same as Hightail but the file limit is ginormous
    Yesterday, 09:49 PM
  • PaperSeeker
    Crop Marks and Cutting Paper
    PaperSeeker
    I admit I am a complete amateur so please don't blast me if these are stupid questions. I make paper designs/notepads and I would like to sell them and give them out as gifts, but it is taking me too...
    Yesterday, 09:45 PM
Advertisement Advertisement Module
Collapse

Sponsors Sponsors Module
Collapse

X
Conversation Detail Module
Collapse
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Need help to add fonts to Adobe Photoshop

    How do you do this? Its easy to add fonts to InDesign and Illustrator. I have no problem with that. I just export/drap fonts into font folder of InDesign and Illustrator and its added to the font list. But when I do it to photoshop it doesn't work. Need help
    No advertising allowed on GDF. Please see Forum Rules.

  • #2
    I think you need to quit completely out of Photoshop and then relaunch it in order for it to update the Photoshop font list. At least that's what I have to do.
    "Lucy, you got some 'splainin' to do!" - Ricky Ricardo

    Comment


    • #3
      It didnt work. Do you put them in the fonts folder or Composite Fonts folder? When I go into the Composite Folder another folder shows up named Temp.
      No advertising allowed on GDF. Please see Forum Rules.

      Comment


      • #4
        I use a font manager to add fonts. I'm on a Mac, are you on a PC? If so, I'm not the best one to ask about font management, hopefully someone on a PC will be able to be more helpful.
        "Lucy, you got some 'splainin' to do!" - Ricky Ricardo

        Comment


        • #5
          Pc
          No advertising allowed on GDF. Please see Forum Rules.

          Comment


          • #6
            If you wait for a bit, someone on a PC will be able to help you, I'm sure.
            "Lucy, you got some 'splainin' to do!" - Ricky Ricardo

            Comment


            • #7
              In Windows you should, in general, only need to add fonts to C:\Windows\Fonts. There are occasional problems with apps not necessarily rescanning the font directory, though. It's more reliable if you go to Control Panel -> Fonts, and from the File menu select Add Fonts, then add the fonts through the dialogue box that appears.

              (If you tick the box that says Move to Fonts Folder, they will be permanently installed, if it's unchecked then they will only be installed until your next reboot.)

              Comment


              • #8
                Ok thanks..Now adding fonts to C:\Windows\Fonts will update my font list for all of the programs at the same time such as Illustrator and Indesign?
                No advertising allowed on GDF. Please see Forum Rules.

                Comment


                • #9
                  That's the Windows system fonts folder. Any font in there is available to all applications running on the computer.

                  Comment


                  • #10
                    ok
                    No advertising allowed on GDF. Please see Forum Rules.

                    Comment

                    Mediabistro A division of Prometheus Global Media home | site map | advertising/sponsorships | careers | contact us | help courses | browse jobs | freelancers | content | member benefits | reprints & permissions terms of use | privacy policy Copyright © 2014 Mediabistro Inc.
                    Working...
                    X