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    The Font Thing Alternatives

    The Font Thing is described as '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' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to The Font Thing for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is NexusFont, which is free. Other great apps like The Font Thing are FontBase (Freemium), Font Manager (Free, Open Source), Fonts.com (Paid) and RightFont (Paid).

    This page was last updated May 19, 2022
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    The Font Thing is a freeware program for managing TrueType fonts in Windows 95, Windows 98 and Windows NT 4.0. It...
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    1. 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.
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      FontBase is a blazing fast, beautiful and free font manager for professional designers. All the features of a paid font manager — for free. Works with thousands of fonts on every platform.


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      • Linux
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      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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      The Fonts.com store offers more than 150,000 desktop and Web font products for you to preview, purchase and download. You can also learn about new typeface releases and discover typographic tips and techniques.
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      RightFont is the best font manager app for macOS, helping designers to preview, sync and manage fonts and find the right font quickly. RightFont is the new generation font management software for Mac.


    2. 1) Import fonts from your iCloud Drive or Dropbox and add them to your collection of favorites.
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      At Cufonfonts.com, you can download thousands of fonts for free and use them with WebFont support on your website.
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      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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      A font viewer utility for GNOME.
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      Typograf previews, prints and manages opentype, truetype, type1 and printer fonts.
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