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Office Word: add font


When you're tired of the default fonts in Microsoft Word or you want to really spruce up a document with a special font, you can simply add new fonts. Third-party websites like DaFont or 1001 Free Fonts allow you to browse a wide selection and download new fonts for free.

How to add new fonts to Word

Word uses the fonts that are installed on Windows. Therefore, to add a new font to Word, you must install a new font on Windows. You can then use this for other Office programs such as Excel or PowerPoint. Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the quick start guide.

quick start Guide

  1. Download a font you want from a website, for example DaFont (https://www.dafont.com/de/).
  2. Then after the download, open the .zip file in the file manager.
  3. Then do one Right click on the file and unzip it.
  4. Now open the unzipped folder. There should be several TrueType files or OpenType files are located. Make one Double click on one of these files.
  5. In the new window click on "To install".
  6. To repeat Follow the installation process for the rest of the files. In Word you should then find your new font under the fonts.