How can I restore "corrupted" fonts ?
Posted on 1998-01-06
Whilst deleting an application, Quarterdeck's CleanSweep utility has (seemingly) "removed" most of the fonts on my NT Workstation 4.0 system. The only ones which the system can use are Fixedsys and a Terminal (?) font. When I open Control Panel/Fonts, it shows no fonts. However, when I look in the \WINNT\FONTS directory, all the font files seem to be present. I have tried copying these font files to another directory and then using Control Panel/Fonts to "install" these as new fonts. It performs the installation OK, but when I reboot my system, all the fonts are gone again. If I again perform the font installation, then all is OK until I reboot again. I'm guessing that some Registry entry(s) is/are corrupted.
Can someone please advise me how I can restore my fonts, or at least make the "reinstallation" of the fonts permanent ?
Thanks in advance....