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If you come across a great font on a website like Google Fonts, you might want to use it in an image you’re editing on your computer. However, many image editing applications don’t make it easy to use new fonts, so you might be wondering how to add new fonts in Photoshop.

How to Add Fonts to Photoshop CS6

Here’s how you can add fonts for Photoshop. The great news is, once you know how to download fonts, you can use them in other programs too!

  • Search “free fonts download” or similar to find a site offering downloadable fonts
  • Select a font and click download
  • Extract the font file if it’s in a Zip, WinRAR or 7zip archive
  • Right click on the font file and select “Install”
Add Fonts to Adobe Photoshop
  • Restart Photoshop, and any programs where you wish to use the new font
  • Your newly installed font is now able to use across all of your applications.

Note that this method is adding the font to your Windows font library, so it will also be available for other programs, like Microsoft Word and Excel.


How do I draw a straight line in Photoshop?

By using the brush tool, clicking the line start point, then holding the Shift key and clicking the line endpoint you will be able to create a straight line in Photoshop.

How do I create a new layer in Photoshop?

Often it can be most helpful to create a new layer whenever you create a new object, like a line. Click the “Create New Layer” button at the bottom of the “Layers” panel to add a new layer. It looks like a sheet of paper with its corner turned up.

How can I quickly switch to the Brush tool in Photoshop?

When your image is open in Photoshop you can press the “B” key on your keyboard to make the Brush tool your currently active tool.

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