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    I recently installed windows 7 on my computer and lost a lot of stuff.
    One thing were the great fonts that we use on the scroll saw.
    I think I got them from Steve Good but not sure.
    Were they with a program he has or did they come with something else.
    I need to make letters for my grandson's bedroom doors.

    thanks
    Pacifism is great, as long as everyone is participating.



    StephenD


    The Southern Arizona Woodturners Association
    Desert Woodcrafters
    Grandpa for the 7 most amazing children.

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    Stephen

    There are thousands of fonts out there and Windows 7 installed some new ones but the removed a lot of the old ones that came with XP and earlier editions of Windows. You can install any font you want as long as you have the font file. Do you know the name of the font you want to use? I have not tried running Steve's programs with Win7 so I'm not sure if they would work or not but if you have the Professional or Ultimate edition of Win7 you can download and install XP mode from Microsoft.
    Tim

    In God we trust, all others must pay cash!

    I don't want no bargains, they always cost me more money.

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    • #3
      There were 4 or 5 fonts for scrollsaws that I had and, shoot, they are gone now.
      Pacifism is great, as long as everyone is participating.



      StephenD


      The Southern Arizona Woodturners Association
      Desert Woodcrafters
      Grandpa for the 7 most amazing children.

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      • #4
        Stephen

        You can go to dafont and find some to download for free or do a Google search for free fonts and pick a site. If you know the font names that would make it much easier. You can use multiple fonts for scrolling as long as your program lets you adjust spacing etc.
        Tim

        In God we trust, all others must pay cash!

        I don't want no bargains, they always cost me more money.

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        • #5
          Stephen, Steve Good has a pattern making software that has 4 or 5 different fonts in it. Maybe that's what you want. Don
          Don

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          • #6
            Stephen, you most likely are referring to the fonts made by Sylvia (Jr_Ranger)Mendiola. You may be able to contact her through her website, Kerf Designs, Welcome to Kerf Designs to see if she might email you the fonts. Hope this helps you.
            Sue
            http://s697.photobucket.com/albums/vv340/shadylady0447/

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            • #7
              StephenD, if you have Word on your computer, there are several fonts there that work. I use Formalscrp421 BT a lot. You have to make your own bridges for the capitals A, B and D. The lower case letters are all scrollable.
              Mick, - Delta P-20

              A smile is a small curve that straightens everything out.

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              • #8
                Shoot, heck, I realized that I can use any font in word.
                Pick a font, bolderize it, choose format/font/outline and voila. I can also choose spacing from the font menu and bring the little buggers closer together and over lap em if I want.
                Thanks for the help. You all did me a great service with your input.
                Mick, I couldn't find that font, but I have gobs of others to choose from.
                Pacifism is great, as long as everyone is participating.



                StephenD


                The Southern Arizona Woodturners Association
                Desert Woodcrafters
                Grandpa for the 7 most amazing children.

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                • #9
                  Mine is a little different, it is, Microsoft Works Word processor. Glad you found what you wanted.
                  Mick, - Delta P-20

                  A smile is a small curve that straightens everything out.

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