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I want to list all installed fonts on my system and view them to choose one for some purpose. How is that possible? Is there a program, which can provide sort of gallery of installed fonts?

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There many of these utilities available - search your repository with 'font view' query.


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fontmatrix (a feature-full personal font manager) has a concept of 'tagging'. This makes it really nice to group fonts and even sub-group them logically for use in a book for instance. It also has extensive gui support for showing all glyphs in a font, previews of sample text, variable sizing and also

and (maybe) fontforge .. but it offers a bit too much for me ;) ..

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Or python based script inside Scribus.

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