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Fontmatrix is described as 'font manager built with the kind of features and abilities graphic designers, layout pros, and others have felt necessary, but modernized with some new touches. Since version 0.6' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Fontmatrix for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and QuarkXPress. The best alternative is NexusFont, which is free. Other great apps like Fontmatrix are Font Manager, FontExpert, MainType and Suitcase Fusion.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • BSD

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  1. NexusFont icon

    NexusFont

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Nexus Font is a font manager for Windows. If you have many fonts and you need to choose fonts you want, this program is for you. You can compare many fonts at once and there are several useful functions to manage font files.

    ⚫︎ PortableNexusFont can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. Font Manager icon

    Font Manager

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • GTK+
    • Xfce

    Font Manager is intended to provide a way for average users to easily manage desktop fonts, without having to resort to command line tools or editing configuration files by hand.

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    FontExpert

    • Windows

    FontExpert Font Manager enables you to preview and manage both installed and uninstalled typefaces, plus examine your system for font errors. You can display the list of installed font faces, customizable font samples and advanced font properties.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsFontExpert can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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  4. MainType is a professional font manager that allows you to view, manage, install and print your fonts with ease. It supports OpenType layout features, vector-based color fonts, custom tags, notes, and ratings.

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  5. Suitcase Fusion icon

    Suitcase Fusion

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • QuarkXPress
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe InDesign

    Manage all of your fonts from one source, no matter how many you have—including your system fonts, purchased fonts, fonts synced from Adobe Typekit, Google Fonts, and more. Turn them on and off as you need.

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    X-Fonter

    • Windows

    X-Fonter is an advanced font viewer and font manager for Windows that supports all font types (Truetype, Opentype, Postscript, Raster and Vector). The clear font previews make selecting the right font an easy task.

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  7. Font Book icon

    Font Book

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Font Book is the standard font manager that comes with Mac OS.

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  8. fontconfig icon

    fontconfig

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Fontconfig is a library for configuring and customizing font access.

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  9. Font Xplorer icon

    Font Xplorer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Font Xplorer - ultimate font viewing and management software.

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    Discontinued

    Last version, 1.2.2, released on July 2001, is still downloadable from the official website for free, but is not compatible with Windows Vista/7/8.

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    The Font Thing

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    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.

    ⚫︎ PortableThe Font Thing can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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