With so many options online, some of which are free, you can easily add and use any font in InDesign. If you don't know how to add a new font in InDesign, follow these simple steps: Step 1: Begin by finding the fonts you want to install. There are so many sources for both free and paid fonts online. Once you've downloaded the fonts of your choice, you may need to restart your computer to complete the . May 09, · If you use File->Package, that will create a Source folder with a copy of slicelive.com file, Document font folder and Links folder. InDesign will look for fonts in that folder named (exactly) Document fonts. Often, closing and re-opening slicelive.com file will activate the fonts, but the key is it all being in one Source folder. Aug 15, ·, lives in Dublin, Ireland. Download the font whichever you like. it will download in slicelive.com format. Go to Control panel>fonts. Extract the fonts from the zip folder and drag and drop in fonts folder. It will install the fonts. Open Indesign and the font you just installed will be displayed in the fonts list. on vista: you can search for “fonts” in the “search for ” panel and your fonts folder will be found. Then copy the drive into the folder and indesign will add it automatically. just_installed_helvetica (1) “Great Answer” (0) Flag as ¶. Mar 18, · Adding fonts to InDesign doc. Fonts are installed on your computer, not in InDesign directly. If you are using Typekit fonts they go with your Adobe ID and are available when you login with your Adobe ID (unless your administrator at work disallows it. slicelive.comions file is settings for converting to Adobe Acrobat and does not contain fonts.