Want to win a PS4? Go Premium and enter to win our High-Tech Treats giveaway. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

times New Roman on FC8/openoffice

Posted on 2007-12-06
5
Medium Priority
?
1,378 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-16
My sister has Fedora core 8 with the newest openoffice.  However she needs Times New roman for a project.  Is their any way for me to install font?
0
Comment
Question by:casit
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 40

Expert Comment

by:omarfarid
ID: 20425956
0
 
LVL 40

Expert Comment

by:omarfarid
ID: 20425957
0
 

Author Comment

by:casit
ID: 20429311
I don't think that will help me.
0
 
LVL 20

Accepted Solution

by:
nedvis earned 2000 total points
ID: 20469399
Q-"However she needs Times New roman for a project..."
A-OK , if she is licensed user of Microsoft Windows operating system she can then simply copy Times New Roman file from
c:\windows\fonts folder to her Fedora 8 /home/user_name folder and use
KDE Konqueror ( file system browser ) and install new TTF either systemwide
( she has to login as root) or only for her user account.
I know KDE 3.5.x can do that : once you locate new and still not installed True Type Font you can simply select file, right-click on it , select "Action" to perform and  tell Konquerror to "Install" it. It's that easy.

0
 

Author Comment

by:casit
ID: 20488575
bingo we have a winner.  Thank you so much.  I will try it when I get home.  I figured their was an easy way to fix this.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

1. Introduction As many people are interested in Linux but not as many are interested or knowledgeable (enough) to install Linux on their system, here is a safe way to try out Linux on your existing (Windows) system. The idea is that you insta…
The purpose of this article is to demonstrate how we can use conditional statements using Python.
Connecting to an Amazon Linux EC2 Instance from Windows Using PuTTY.
How to Install VMware Tools in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 (RHEL 6.4) Step-by-Step Tutorial
Suggested Courses

609 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question