Bug 77878 - Fonts hidden in Windows Control Panel continue to be displayed in font list
Summary: Fonts hidden in Windows Control Panel continue to be displayed in font list
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: LibreOffice (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) Master
Hardware: Other Windows (All)
: medium enhancement
Assignee: Not Assigned
Keywords: needsDevAdvice
Depends on:
Blocks: Font-List
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Reported: 2014-04-24 08:27 UTC by Urmas
Modified: 2020-09-04 10:26 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Description Urmas 2014-04-24 08:27:42 UTC
LibreOffice does not respect the user preference for hiding fonts via Windows Control Panel.
Comment 1 Jorendc 2014-07-16 20:48:11 UTC
Sounds like a valid enhancement request to me -> NEW.

Kind regards,
Comment 2 Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired) 2015-10-09 09:08:23 UTC
Not so sure if we should be supporting such a feature when MSDN states, "In Windows 7, there are no APIs for directly querying which fonts are hidden, or for setting fonts to be hidden."

Comment 3 Robinson Tryon (qubit) 2016-08-25 05:39:26 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 4 Heiko Tietze 2017-09-21 13:26:35 UTC
Not a UX question to me. Following comment 2 it's "not our bug", but keeping it open for dev eval.
Comment 5 Khaled Hosny 2018-02-02 06:52:20 UTC
NOTOURBUG per comment 2.
Comment 6 R. Green 2020-09-04 10:26:43 UTC
This bug applies to Windows 10 as well: at least in Writer. Changing title to reflect this.