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How to Change win 8.1.1 System Font

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    How to Change win 8.1.1 System Font

    I've searched a lot on this topic but I have failed to find anything that works. In particular, the suggestion to use option 2 or 3 (registry edit) of a similar tutorial in the win7 forums, does not work for me.

    Has anyone gotten this to work? Particularly on win 8.1.1?


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  2. #2

    Open your theme in Resource Hacker or use Restorator 2007.

    Navigate to the String resource and expand.

    Drag/drop (or export) Neutral on your Desktop.

    Open Neutral.rc in a text editor for example Notepad++.

    Replace all instances of Segoe UI with your font.

    Save Neutral.rc

    Drag/Drop (or import) the new Neutral.rc from Explorer back into your Resource Hacker or Restorator with Assign
    Save your theme.
    Then apply

    if you use a modded theme you can use Vista Style Builder

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  3. #3

    Thanks for the response drakulaboy --

    However, this does not work for me either.

    I have Windowblinds and I think that it may be part of the problem.
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  4. #4

    yes, mybe it's from WindowBlinds
    on my PC it's working fine, i changed like that and 100% working
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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