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Windows 8 comes with a few new fonts, fonts that I would like to use or have for editing PDF documents that did not have the fonts completely embded.

Is there somewhere I can download these new fonts?

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What if I want to use them on a Linux system with Wine installed? –  Mikhail Nov 1 '12 at 3:19
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Please do not ask how to violate your end-user license agreement. –  Michael Hampton Nov 1 '12 at 3:47
    
@MichaelHampton They offered the core fonts to download here: microsoft.com/typography/fonts/family.aspx?FID=12 . I just don't see Windows 8. –  Mikhail Nov 1 '12 at 3:49
    
Microsoft stopped giving away the core fonts for free years ago. –  Michael Hampton Nov 1 '12 at 3:54
    
@Moab this doesn't matter, it could be MacOS. From what I see, its perfectly legal to get the other MS fonts, but not the Windows 8 ones. –  Mikhail Nov 1 '12 at 4:48
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You can find the fonts in C:\Windows\Fonts.

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The answer is not informative and unnecessarily snarky. –  trlkly Jun 29 at 10:59
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They come free with every copy of Windows 8.

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-1 Not as snarky as the chosen answer, but still rather uninformative. Just because the font is free with Windows 8 doesn't mean it's not available elsewhere. I'd edit it to fix it, but the answer by @JourneyManGeek covers it already. –  trlkly Jun 29 at 11:03
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You generally can't - the licence to use these fonts comes with the OS, and the only real way to use them legally is to either buy and use the OS or products which contain the fonts, or to buy them directly off the foundry that designed them. Microsoft has a site with the fonts it bundles with windows 8 linking to monotype where you can buy licences.

The MSTT Corefonts are an exception - they were released under terms that allowed them to be redistributed under terms that were not totally free, but loose enough that they could be used in other OSes - and MS stopped doing this cause of licensing issues.

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+! for actually answering the question. I can see why you have nearly 65000 reputation points. –  trlkly Jun 29 at 11:17
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