Jul 31st 2020
Hands-On Mac 20
Install Mac Fonts on Terminal
Hosted by Leo Laporte
Fastest Way to Add Mac Fonts
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Here's how to use Homebrew and the Terminal command line to quickly install fonts.
Leo likes to use Fish, but you can use Bash as well.
- If you haven't already, install and update Brew and its cask feature.
- Then type the following into the Terminal command line:
- brew update
- brew tap homebrew/cask
- brew tap homebrew/cask-fonts
- brew search font-
- brew search font- | less
- brew search nerd-font | less
- brew cask install font-fira-code
- brew cask install font-daddytimemono-nerd-font
- for $font in (brew search nerd-font) ; brew cask install $font ; end
- And then go get a cup of coffee!
Here's some more information on installing fonts from the command line: https://corgibytes.com/blog/2020/01/29/install-fonts-on-your-mac-from-the-command-line-with-homebrew/
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