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What happens when you right-click the font and select 'Install'?
What happens when you copy a font to the C:\windows\Fonts folder?
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1-Windows puts fonts in a common fonts folder... which makes the fonts available to ALL software... at least if they are "correct" fonts (such as TrueType)
2-for Windows help search at http://search.microsoft.com/search.aspx?mkt=en-US&setlang=en-US