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You can also obtain {{Package AUR|ttf-tahoma}} from the [[AUR]], which as you might expect contains [[Wikipedia:Tahoma (typeface)|Tahoma]].
You can also obtain {{Package AUR|ttf-tahoma}} from the [[AUR]], which as you might expect contains [[Wikipedia:Tahoma (typeface)|Tahoma]].
{{Package AUR|ttf-vista-fonts}} is also available in the [[AUR]] and includes:  
{{Package AUR|ttf-vista-fonts}} and {{Package AUR|ttf-ms-extrafonts}} are also available in the [[AUR]] and include:  

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Template:Package AUR is available in the AUR.

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

The package includes:

You can also obtain Template:Package AUR from the AUR, which as you might expect contains Tahoma.

Template:Package AUR and Template:Package AUR are also available in the AUR and include:

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.