Downloaded Font Installation Procedures

  1. Extract the fonts from the downloaded zip file. Refer to the font specifications in the User Manual to determine which font to install. 
  2. Install the font into the OS; refer to the examples below.
  3. Implement a Font Encoder in the desired application.

Windows 7 and above:

Open the font that you want to install. You should see a font dialog with a font preview. This area may contain symbols instead of characters that are used to generate barcodes. Choose Install. You may also right-click on the font file and choose Install.
Windows dialog font install

Mac OS X 10.3 and above:

Open the font file and choose the "Install font" button at the bottom of the font preview.
Mac font dialog installation

Other Operating Systems:

Additional Font Installation Procedures:

IDAutomation can assist with font installation on Windows and Mac systems. Assistance for font installation on other operating systems is limited. In some products, such as the .NET Standard Font Encoder, examples are provided in the product download.