> Remove Duplicate Fonts
have collected a lot of fonts for your professional activities and now want to
remove all duplicates?
can do it with Advanced Font Viewer!
can remove duplicates either automatically or manually.
is the easiest and the quickest way to remove exact duplicates of font files
from your collection.
can use information provided by the program to decide which font files should be
removed and which should be kept.
recommended sequence of actions for removing font duplicates from your
up your font collection. For example, write it to a CD. It will allow you to
get the original collection back in case anything goes wrong.
Advanced Font Viewer.
the DupDetector tab.
will see the file tree in the left part of the program window. Select the
folder where your font collection is stored.
the Start detection button and wait until the duplicate search is over.
there are any font duplicates detected, information about them will appear
the right part of the program in the form of a tree. Each node in the tree
has the full name of a font as its name, for example, “Palatino Normal”.
Each item in each node contains information about a font duplicate: its
size, version, checksum (CRC32) and path.
the button labeled CRC32 with a cross on it. The program will delete all
exact copies of font files.
mode. Remember that files with the same font may differ. For example, font
versions 1.0 and 2.0. Files are different, but the font is actually the
same. Now it is your turn to act as an expert and remove the remaining
duplicates judging from the data about file sizes, font versions and paths
to files. To get additional information about a font, double-click it.