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{{Package AUR|ttf-ms-fonts}} is available in the [[AUR]] and includes:
 
{{Package AUR|ttf-ms-fonts}} is available in the [[AUR]] and includes:
  
{{Note|According to [http://web.archive.org/web/20020227054122/www.microsoft.com/typography/fontpack/eula.htm original Microsoft's End User License Agreement], there are ''some'' legal limitations when using the fonts.}}
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According to [http://web.archive.org/web/20020227054122/www.microsoft.com/typography/fontpack/eula.htm original Microsoft's End User License Agreement], there are ''some'' legal limitations when using the fonts.
  
 
*[[Wikipedia:Andalé Mono|Andalé Mono]]
 
*[[Wikipedia:Andalé Mono|Andalé Mono]]

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Summary help replacing me
Installing TrueType Microsoft fonts and emulating Windows' font rendering
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Installation

Template:Package AUR is available in the AUR and includes:

According to original Microsoft's End User License Agreement, there are some legal limitations when using the fonts.

Template:Package AUR is also available in the AUR and includes:

Sharp fonts resembling Windows XP

A complete guide on how to make the MS Fonts look as in Windows XP is found at http://www.sharpfonts.co.cc/. In short, install the fonts as described above and use the author's modified xml files.

Smooth fonts resembling Windows 7

Use Infinality's patched freetype2 package, and use the Windows 7 profile in the provided local.conf.