Newly installed font displayed as italic only in Notepad++



  • I downloaded and installed the font Courier Code. It works normally in other softwares (MS Notepad and LibreOffice Writer) but in Notepad++, it is always displayed as italic. Here are all the details:

    • Windows builtin font manager does not display the roman font as italic.
    • I restarted both Notepad++ and the computer multiple times and tried to run Notepad++ as an administrator.
    • This site seems to be the original place where the font was released. I tried another site too but it did not change anything (even if the font was in another format).
    • If I install only the roman TTF file, Notepad++ no longer displays all text as italic. I thought it could be a decent workaround, but the automatically generated bold and italic are not monospace…

    Notepad++ debug info:

    Notepad++ v7.8.9   (64-bit)
    Build time : Jul 15 2020 - 20:31:49
    Path : C:\Program Files\Notepad++\notepad++.exe
    Admin mode : OFF
    Local Conf mode : OFF
    OS Name : Windows 10 Pro (64-bit) 
    OS Version : 1909
    OS Build : 18363.959
    Current ANSI codepage : 1252
    Plugins : mimeTools.dll NppConverter.dll NppExport.dll
    

    Note: Whenever I enter a hyperlink, the spam filter does not let me post…



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  • The spam filter does not allow links so as a replacement: you can find the font Courier Code with a simple search, just don’t mistake it with the more popular Courier Prime Code. The primary source is on Font Library and I also tried to download it from fontain.



  • Open any editor or font viewer.
    And you will see that the “Courier Code” font contains only italic characters!

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