[scribus] Font installation for use with OpenOffice?

Peter Nermander peter at nermander.se
Wed Jun 23 17:41:38 CEST 2010

> Windows font directory isn't what it seems to be.
> For example copying a file to it wont work if the file isnt a font
> since this pseudo directory is actually the display of the installed fonts.
> Copying a font to is synonymous to installing a font.

That is true if you open it from the control panel and probably if you
open it in Windows Explorer. But if you access it using any other file
manager (like Total Commander and probably the Save as dilogue in any
program) you can put any file there.

I just tried to copy a PDF and a SLA to C:\Windows\Fonts and it worked


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