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Alright, So i installed FL Studio 12 Demo on Ubuntu 14.04 today, and to my surprise when i opened it up using wine, there where no drop down menu text. does anyone know how to fix this bug/issue? advice would be much appreciated! p.s (just ask if you need any system info) Thanks!

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  • i have the same problem on 16.04 and putting a copy of the courier font in the c:\windows\fonts didn't work , neither did the winehq link – Amias Aug 9 '16 at 14:13
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You need to install the corefonts package

To do this:

  • Start winetricks
  • Select the default wineprefix
  • Choose 'install a font'
  • Select 'corefonts' and click ok.

You will need to be online for the packages to be downloaded.

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Seems like font is missing. Download Courier(other) font and paste into you FL studio "font" folder.

Download Courier font : http://www.fontsupply.com/fonts/C/Courier.html

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lUQoHrqNKuk

  • im not exactly sure how to get to fl studio 'font' folder... – Ben Acosta Feb 2 '16 at 20:49
  • you need to search in /etc directory. 1. cd /etc 2. ls -ltr and search for fl studio folder. you may find here./FL Studio/Bottles/flstudio/drive_c/windows/fonts – editinit Feb 2 '16 at 21:04
  • Could i acces this folder By the terminal? – Ben Acosta Feb 2 '16 at 21:08
  • yes, you also need to download the font using wget command from terminal then unzip command. GUI would be nice. – editinit Feb 3 '16 at 6:26
  • ive searched every where in the ubuntu/wine directories but the folder 'Bottles' Is nowhere to be found! – Ben Acosta Feb 4 '16 at 13:11
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https://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=version&iId=32045

this tutorial on WineHQ site shows exactly what you need to do!!

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FL Studio 12 uses the Windows font "Arial" for its menus. It takes it from the windows fonts folder, which is located here: wine./drive_c/windows/fonts

All you have to do:

  1. Download any .ttf font file from anywhere (but make sure it looks like arial, so that it's easily readable)

  2. Copy it into the font folder (wine./drive_c/windows/fonts)

  3. Rename it to arial.ttf

FL Studio will find and use it. In my Wine installation, there were no fonts at all in this folder. I guess that's because the windows-fonts are not open source.

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