Chinese Fonts on Windows Mac Linux

By Xah Lee. Date:

This page shows list of fonts that are installed by default on Windows, Mac, Linux, as of 2012-04.

Microsoft Windows

Nametarget script
DFKai-SBTraditional Chinese
FangSongSimplified Chinese
Microsoft JhengHeiTraditional Chinese
Microsoft YaHeiSimplified Chinese
MingLiUTraditional Chinese
MingLiU-ExtBTraditional Chinese
SimHeiSimplified Chinese
SimKaiSimplified Chinese
SimSun (includes NSimSun)Simplified Chinese
NSimSun (lit. New SimSun)Simplified Chinese
SimSun-ExtBSimplified Chinese


Font NameNotes
Apple LiGothicTraditional Chinese
Apple LiSungTraditional Chinese
BeijingSimplified Chinese; bitmap only
BiauKaiTraditional Chinese
Fang SongSimplified Chinese
KaiSimplified Chinese
LiHei ProTraditional Chinese
NISC GB18030Chinese; bitmap only; not depicted below; named "GB18030 Bitmap" in font lists
SongRegular Chinese
ST FangSongSimplified Chinese
ST Heiti, RegularSimplified Chinese
ST KaitiSimplified Chinese
ST SongSimplified Chinese
TaipeiTraditional Chinese; bitmap only; not depicted below



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