FontExplorer X Alternatives

    FontExplorer X is described as 'Font management from the font experts. Optimized for professional use, the FontExplorer X solution gives you the power you need to manage all your fonts' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to FontExplorer X for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is NexusFont, which is free. Other great apps like FontExplorer X are FontBase (Freemium), Font Manager (Free, Open Source), Fonts.com (Paid) and Typeface 2 (Paid).

    This page was last updated Oct 19, 2020

    1. The Font Thing is a freeware program for managing TrueType fonts in Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows NT 4.0. It hasn't been designed for but work well under Windows XP and 7. This is an old software, but still one of the very best, lightweigth, fast and useful.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      Simple, cheap and fast font installed fonts picker.


      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      myFontbook is a free and easy way to browse your font collection. The font viewer allows you to easily review and catalog all of your installed fonts. Compare all of your installed fonts with an easy to use font viewer.
      • Mac
      Fonty allows you to scan all the installed fonts on your Mac and lists their character support. Fonty comes with some predefined character sets for some common languages and groups of characters.
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    2. TransType organizes font families, fixes font problems, and allows you to play and experiment with monochrome and multi-color fonts.


      • Mac
      Manage & Compare Fonts Easily.

      Discontinued

      No longer accessible.

      • Mac
      • Windows
      Use fonts without needing to install them, just drag'n'drop to Photoshop/Illustrator! With an online catalog of fonts, quickly search and install them. Adobe suite integration lets you create new text layers and restore missing fonts.
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