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    Fonts in Wine


    I'm trying to use a windows perogram under wine and the fonts make it all but impossible to read. Can someone tell me how to change the fonts to something more readable? Thnx.

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    Use MS Core Fonts

    Install the MS Core fonts packages.

    Here's one way to install the most important two:

    download http://kegel.com/wine/winetricks into your home directory
    In a terminal, type
    sh winetricks corefonts

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    THANK YOU!!!!

    This corrected my problem. I can now read and understand what is being displayed.

    Thnx again for you help.

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