Consolas font available for download

If you are tired or not of Courier New font within Visual Studio you should check out Consolas font. Initially it was a part of Vista and not redistributable. Fortunatelly Microsoft has decided to make it downloadable from its website:

Curiosity: It says that font pack is made for Visual Studio 2006. Go figure. I didn’t try it but I am pretty sure it would work with VS200x or any other application, too.
Another good choice for replacing Courier New is Vera Sans font. You can get it here:

3 thoughts on “Consolas font available for download

  1. Installed Consolas today… Seemed weird at first, but after I switched to ClearType, things got much better 🙂
    About that VS2006 thing… It installed smoothly into VS2005, so no problems there.

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