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# http://blog.ikato.com/post/15675823000/how-to-install-consolas-font-on-mac-os-x
$ brew install cabextract
$ cd ~/Downloads
$ mkdir consolas
$ cd consolas
$ curl -O http://download.microsoft.com/download/f/5/a/f5a3df76-d856-4a61-a6bd-722f52a5be26/PowerPointViewer.exe
$ cabextract PowerPointViewer.exe
$ cabextract ppviewer.cab
$ open CONSOLA*.TTF
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anpleenko commented Jan 14, 2015

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Thank you

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iSevenDays commented Oct 29, 2015

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hydandata commented Jan 1, 2016

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stakira commented Feb 29, 2016

Thanks

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domarps commented Mar 5, 2016

Thanks for this post! Unfortunately, I am unable to download the PowerPointViewer.exe. I get the following error message:

curl: (52) Empty reply from server

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masonkmeyer commented Mar 26, 2016

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jpblancoder commented Mar 31, 2016

Coolio, thanks.

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nicholasxjy commented Apr 23, 2016

Thanks, cool

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tony-haibo-zhu commented May 11, 2016

thanks you very much

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ghost commented May 16, 2016

thanks

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guoruijiao commented May 20, 2016

Thanks!

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piperswe commented May 21, 2016

If anybody just wants a script to do this, I've got it in a Gist here: https://gist.github.com/zebMcCorkle/fa4508e27f457d7b796ffd474be35d62

How to use: Make sure Homebrew is installed then run curl https://gist.githubusercontent.com/zebMcCorkle/fa4508e27f457d7b796ffd474be35d62/raw/59942466b13fe92d09b4b537cc7fcfb309c05c4a/consolas.sh | bash -

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PierBover commented May 27, 2016

Awesome

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mikemcbride commented Jun 9, 2016

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rshermanfl commented Jun 15, 2016

Nice!

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aepetelin commented Jul 15, 2016

Thanks! =)

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StuccoZag commented Sep 8, 2016

Groovy!

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ttchengcheng commented Nov 22, 2016

Thanks

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harshangrjn commented Dec 1, 2016

This works perfect. Thanks!!

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abdultw commented Jan 26, 2017

Thanks a lot!

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amitkumar94 commented Jan 31, 2017

Thanks a lot.

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tankcdr commented Feb 9, 2017

thanks!!!!

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obinoob commented Mar 7, 2017

thank you so much

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timpish commented Mar 13, 2017

FYI. This is Consolas, Version 1.00. They're at 5.32 now I think.

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reducio commented Mar 30, 2017

Thank you so much.

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danywalls commented Apr 13, 2017

Thanks a lot!!!!!!

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dvnrvn commented Apr 15, 2017

Thank you.

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prashanth-g commented May 2, 2017

Yup. Thanks

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sherlockkong commented May 15, 2017

Thanks.

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nilz3ro commented Jun 1, 2017

Awesome! πŸ’―

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NemoW commented Jun 13, 2017

Thank you.

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stanishev commented Jun 24, 2017

πŸ₯‡

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ylihao commented Jul 3, 2017

Awesome thanks! πŸ‘

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jeffreysbrother commented Jul 22, 2017

Thanks so much!

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fsck-mount commented Jul 22, 2017

Thank you so much! πŸ‘

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glennkentwell commented Aug 29, 2017

Nice one

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kameshsampath commented Sep 4, 2017

thanks :)

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noahsussman commented Sep 5, 2017

Amazing. Hacks like this one are what the internet is about. πŸ˜„

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alsoicode commented Oct 11, 2017

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chrislone commented Nov 5, 2017

thanks so much :)

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retomi commented Dec 13, 2017

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benjasriga commented Dec 21, 2017

Thank you for the instructions.

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SogoCZE commented Jan 6, 2018

Thank you.

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baranaltay commented Jan 16, 2018

Thank you

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manmorjim commented Feb 23, 2018

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KevinMcSun commented Mar 6, 2018

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hannibal1296 commented May 2, 2018

Thank you

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russellbrewer commented May 10, 2018

Does not work as of May 10th 2018.

I was able to find it here: http://www.fontpalace.com/font-download/Consolas/

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adriaanvanrossum commented Jun 6, 2018

I get this error:

~/Downloads/consolas $ cabextract PowerPointViewer.exe
PowerPointViewer.exe: no valid cabinets found
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wzup commented Jun 17, 2018

Doesn't work!
Error

PowerPointViewer.exe: no valid cabinets found

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DemoCrazer commented Jul 10, 2018

The link doesn't work anymore.

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byshen commented Aug 27, 2018

me too. seems ms changed the .exe file

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danilcha commented Sep 11, 2018

Thank you! (Downloaded PowerPointViewer.exe with font version 5.22 from ccm.net.)

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microdog commented Sep 18, 2018

$ curl -LO https://sourceforge.net/projects/mscorefonts2/files/cabs/PowerPointViewer.exe
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sangdo-lee commented Oct 12, 2018

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frankcorneliusmartin commented Nov 16, 2018

$ curl -LO https://sourceforge.net/projects/mscorefonts2/files/cabs/PowerPointViewer.exe

Thanks, that worked!

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liangjunmo commented Dec 1, 2018

Really helpful.

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fuying-wang commented Dec 4, 2018

$ curl -LO https://sourceforge.net/projects/mscorefonts2/files/cabs/PowerPointViewer.exe

Thank you very much! That worked!

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flyz1360 commented Feb 22, 2019

$ curl -LO https://sourceforge.net/projects/mscorefonts2/files/cabs/PowerPointViewer.exe

That's amazing!

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ziposcar commented Apr 1, 2019

$ curl -LO https://sourceforge.net/projects/mscorefonts2/files/cabs/PowerPointViewer.exe

This worked! Awesome!

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latenitefilms commented Apr 15, 2019

Thanks heaps!!

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yakovlevkm commented Jun 9, 2019

Thank you!

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ChristopherCCC commented Jul 30, 2019

awesome

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