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Installing a font somehow changed my default browser font.

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    Installing a font somehow changed my default browser font.

    Hi guys, I'm a graphic designer who recently got a bunch of fonts, opentype files, and when I installed one ("Helvetica Neue Light Condensed") it somehow changed my browser default font. So unless there is a specific font used by a site all defaults are now Helvetica. I run Google Chrome as a browser and though I checked all of the font settings on it it seems that all is normal.
    I tried to delete the file but it tells me that it is in use in another program. I can delete other font files though.
    Any help would be appreciated, Helvetica Neue Light Condensed has awkward kerning that mesh letters together in all the wrong places.

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    Re: Installing a font somehow changed my default browser font.

    In google go into tools -> options
    Type font into search options.
    Click on customize fonts
    Is your font listed?

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