Xubuntu Install Fonts

Xubuntu Install Fonts

This is not immediately obvious, as there is no built-in GUI for managing fonts in Xubuntu 11.10.

1. Open Thunar in sudo

sudo thunar

2. Copy and paste your downloaded font(s) into the relevant folder, this example is using a truetype folder, but this could also be Opentype etc


3. Re-build the font cache

sudo fc-cache -f

Oliver Partridge

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1 Comment

  1. Xulio says:

    Thank you so much! I searched everywhere and this was the most concise and clear explanation with every step included for those of us who are just getting familiar with Xubuntu.

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