LuaLaTeX with Window's fonts

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at
Sat Feb 13 22:47:48 CET 2021

On 2021-02-13 at 16:09:04 -0500, Jerry wrote:

 > On February 13, 2021 2:49 PM, David Carlisle stated:
 > On Sat, February 13 2021 at 19:27, Jerry <jerry at>
 > wrote:
 > I am presently using MiKTex with TexStudio on a Windows 10 PRO
 > machine. I am experimenting with using fonts from Windows in
 > documents I create with LuaLaTeX. I had heard it was relatively
 > easy to use a Window's font with LuaLaTeX; however, I have not
 > discovered the secret to doing it.
 > Could someone point me to a good example or tutorial on
 > accomplishing this?  Presently, I am trying to use the Georgia font
 > with LuaLaTeX.

Hi Jerry,

Herbert and David already answered your question.  In addition I
strongly recommend to consult the fontspec documentation too.  The
easiest way is to type

  texdoc fontspec

on the command line.  The fontspec package offers a lot of nice
features you certainly need in the near future.


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