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19 Nov 2021

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Software Author(s):

  • Pravin Satpute
  • Steve Matteson (See.


liberation font

Liberation Fonts

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Liberation Fonts

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Liberation Fonts, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Liberation Fonts, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Liberation Fonts, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade liberationfonts -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade liberationfonts -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install liberationfonts
    name: liberationfonts
    version: ''
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'liberationfonts' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  ''

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller liberationfonts
    Name     = "liberationfonts"
    Version  = ""
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'liberationfonts':
  ensure   => '',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 19 Nov 2021.


The Liberation Fonts is font collection which aims to provide document layout compatibility as usage of Times New Roman, Arial, Courier New.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
# The code structure for this from

Remove-Item $toolsDir\*.tar.* -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue

# create temp directory
do {
    $tempPath = Join-Path -Path $env:TEMP -ChildPath ([System.Guid]::NewGuid().ToString())
} while (Test-Path $tempPath)
New-Item -ItemType Directory -Path $tempPath | Out-Null
$packageArgs = @{
    packageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    unzipLocation  = $toolsDir

    url            = ''
    checksum       = '7191c669bf38899f73a2094ed00f7b800553364f90e2637010a69c0e268f25d0'
    checksumType   = 'sha256'
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

$packageArgs = @{
    packageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    destination    = "$tempPath"    
    file           =  (Get-ChildItem "$toolsDir\liberation-fonts-ttf-*.tar").FullName
Get-ChocolateyUnzip @packageArgs

# Obtain system font folder for extraction
$shell = New-Object -ComObject Shell.Application
$fontsFolder = $shell.Namespace(0x14)
# Loop the extracted files and install them
Get-ChildItem -Path $tempPath -Recurse -Filter '*.ttf' | ForEach-Object { 
    Write-Verbose "Registering font '$($_.Name)'."
    $fontsFolder.CopyHere($_.FullName)  # copying to fonts folder ignores a second param on CopyHere
# Remove our temporary files
Remove-Item $tempPath -Recurse -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
Write-Warning 'If the fonts are not available in your applications or receive any errors installing or upgrading, please reboot to release the font files.'
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$packageArgs = @{
    packageName = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    zipFileName = "liberation-fonts-ttf-$($env:ChocolateyPackageVersion).zip"
Write-Verbose "Uninstall zip: $($packageArgs.zipFileName)"

# different fonts path in the registry depending on os architecture
$regPath = @( 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts', 
    'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts'

# remove the fonts data from the registry path
ForEach ($path in $regPath) {
    (Get-Item -Path $path).property | Where-Object { $_ -like 'Liberation*' } | ForEach-Object { 
        Remove-ItemProperty -Name $_ -Path $path -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue

Get-ChildItem -Path "$([Environment]::GetFolderPath('Fonts'))" -Filter 'Liberation*.ttf' | Remove-Item -Force

Write-Warning 'If you receive any errors uninstalling, please reboot and try again to release the font files.'

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Liberation Fonts 2.1.5 388 Friday, October 1, 2021 Approved
Liberation Fonts 137 Tuesday, July 6, 2021 Approved
Liberation Fonts 2.1.4 126 Tuesday, May 4, 2021 Approved
Liberation Fonts 2.1.3 137 Tuesday, February 23, 2021 Approved
Liberation Fonts 2.1.2 208 Monday, December 21, 2020 Approved
Liberation Fonts 2.1.1 239 Tuesday, June 9, 2020 Approved
Liberation Fonts 2.1.0 253 Monday, February 10, 2020 Approved
Liberation Fonts 2.00.5 269 Friday, April 5, 2019 Approved

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