This list is designed to help those just starting to use Chinese on English versions of Windows. Many other Chinese fonts can be found on the Internet, most with dubious or unspecified origin. Do not get too greedy and try to load too many Chinese fonts as they are large files and will use more computer resources once installed.
|Viet Unicode||Han Nom A, Han Nom B||Free. See Chinese Extension Fonts|
|Windows XP (included in OS but needs to be installed)||MingLiU/ PMingLiU||MS Song, Sim Hei, SimSun/ NSimSun, FZLiShu II-506T.||
Best choice for Windows XP users. Additional Japanese and Korean fonts are installed as well.
|Microsoft download of Input Method IME 5.02||MingLiU||MS Song, MS Hei||Best choice for Windows 9X users.|
|Office XP||Arial Unicode MS||Included with Office XP.|
|BitStream (ftp from Netscape archive)||CyberBit, CyberCJK|
|Adobe Acrobat Reader, Asian Font Packs||MSung Std Acro||STSong Std Acro||Only licensed for use with Acrobat Reader|
|Hong Kong Supplementary Character Set - 2001||Ming||There's a Unicode/ ISO 10646 and a Big5 version available.|
|Code 2000||Code 2000||Shareware|