How to Change the Default Font in Windows 10
How to Change the Default Font in Windows 10

Now you can Change the Default Font in Windows 10 using the simple settings in your operating system by using the method that we had discussed in the guide. So have a look at the complete guide below.

Open up the notepad on the Windows, start to write something and then select everything you have written after that go to the Format and then change the font to any of the one from the list. You will notice that every alphabet of the text you have written changes to some different look and feel, this is all due to the font you selected. Now in the Windows 10, there is a default font set for the text that you see everywhere like in the settings panel, the titles of the folders etc. You will love to know that this default font for the Windows can be changed easily. Here in this article, we have written about the method through which you can be able to change the font of the Windows 10 and set it to your preferred one!

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How to Change the Default Font in Windows 10

The method is quite simple and easy and you just need to follow the simple step by step guide below to proceed.

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Change the Default Font in Windows 10:

There will be the modification of the registry required in this method so as to attain the different font on the Windows 10. By this, we mean to say that it is really dangerous to use the registry editor as making any false changes inside it may lead to the damage of the whole Windows. First of all be sure that you make every change to the registry editor all according to the description that we have provided in this method!

Step 1. First of all, head to the Control Panel and then select ‘Fonts’

Step 2. Now you will see the Fonts that are available on your Windows 10 computer. You need to note down the exact name of the font that you want to set as System Font.

Change the Default Font in Windows 10
Change the Default Font in Windows 10

Step 3. Now open Notepad, copy & paste the following registry code in it.

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts]
"Segoe UI (TrueType)"=""
"Segoe UI Bold (TrueType)"=""
"Segoe UI Bold Italic (TrueType)"=""
"Segoe UI Italic (TrueType)"=""
"Segoe UI Light (TrueType)"=""
"Segoe UI Semibold (TrueType)"=""
"Segoe UI Symbol (TrueType)"=""

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\FontSubstitutes]

"Segoe UI"="ENTER-NEW-FONT-NAME"

Step 6. Once done, replace the ‘ENTER-NEW-FONT-NAME’ with the name of the font that you want to use.

Step 7. Now click on File and select Save As. Now under the ‘Save as type’ make sure to select ‘All Files’ and then name the file anything. Make sure to save the file as .reg extension.

Change the Default Font in Windows 10
Change the Default Font in Windows 10

Step 8. Double click on the new registry file and then on the Pop-up box, click ‘Ok’

Change the Default Font in Windows 10
Change the Default Font in Windows 10

That’s it, you are done! Now just restart your computer and your new font will be applied to the system.

How To Roll Back To The Previous Fonts?

Well, to rollback to the previous or default fonts on Windows 10 computer, you need to follow some of the simple steps given below.

Step 1. First of all, open Notepad and paste the following code given below.

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts]
"Segoe UI (TrueType)"="segoeui.ttf"
"Segoe UI Black (TrueType)"="seguibl.ttf"
"Segoe UI Black Italic (TrueType)"="seguibli.ttf"
"Segoe UI Bold (TrueType)"="segoeuib.ttf"
"Segoe UI Bold Italic (TrueType)"="segoeuiz.ttf"
"Segoe UI Emoji (TrueType)"="seguiemj.ttf"
"Segoe UI Historic (TrueType)"="seguihis.ttf"
"Segoe UI Italic (TrueType)"="segoeuii.ttf"
"Segoe UI Light (TrueType)"="segoeuil.ttf"
"Segoe UI Light Italic (TrueType)"="seguili.ttf"
"Segoe UI Semibold (TrueType)"="seguisb.ttf"
"Segoe UI Semibold Italic (TrueType)"="seguisbi.ttf"
"Segoe UI Semilight (TrueType)"="segoeuisl.ttf"
"Segoe UI Semilight Italic (TrueType)"="seguisli.ttf"
"Segoe UI Symbol (TrueType)"="seguisym.ttf"
"Segoe MDL2 Assets (TrueType)"="segmdl2.ttf"
"Segoe Print (TrueType)"="segoepr.ttf"
"Segoe Print Bold (TrueType)"="segoeprb.ttf"
"Segoe Script (TrueType)"="segoesc.ttf"
"Segoe Script Bold (TrueType)"="segoescb.ttf"

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\FontSubstitutes]

"Segoe UI"=-

Step 2. Now, click on ‘File’ and select ‘Save As’. Now under the ‘Save as Type’ select ‘All Files’ and name the file anything you with .reg extension. Finally, click on Save.

Step 3. Now, double click on the new reg file to merge it into the registry.

That’s it, you are done! Now, just restart your computer for making the changes to take effect.

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After following the whole article above and reading every line of it you would have got the best possible knowledge regarding the method to change the default font in Windows 10. The font can change the whole view and the display experience of the device and your choice of good font could make it all aesthetic and stunning. We now hope that you might have liked this article and the whole information provided under here, and if it is exactly what you read about this article then please try to take more time and share this article to most people you can possibly. Do tend to share the opinions and suggestions regarding the article through the comments section below, this data will be extremely valuable to us!


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Karanpreet Singh is the Co-Founder of Techviral. He writes about how to, tutorials especially on Android, iPhone, Computer, Internet, Social Networks, etc. Apart from this, he is an Ec-Council CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker) and a Digital Marketing Expert. He loves to share his knowledge with others through blogging.

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