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Chocolatey Font Helpers Extension

0.0.1

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 8/2/2018.

chocolatey-font-helpers.extension provides helper functions to install and uninstall fonts via Chocolatey packages. Let the easy peasy font packages flow!

HELPERS:

USAGE:

  • Install-ChocolateyFont "FilePath\FontName.ext"
  • Uninstall-ChocolateyFont "FontName.ext"

PACKAGE NOTES


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To install Chocolatey Font Helpers Extension, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install chocolatey-font-helpers.extension

To upgrade Chocolatey Font Helpers Extension, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade chocolatey-font-helpers.extension

Files

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  • extensions\chocolatey-font-helpers.psm1 Show
    # chocolatey-font-helpers.extension v0.0.1 (07-24-2018) by Bill Curran - public domain
    # https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/deploymentguys/2010/12/04/adding-and-removing-fonts-with-windows-powershell/
    
    $scriptRoot = Split-Path -Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    
    $publicFunctions = @(
        'Install-ChocolateyFont',
        'Uninstall-ChocolateyFont'
    )
     
    Get-ChildItem -Path "$scriptRoot\*.ps1" | ForEach-Object { . $_ }
    Export-ModuleMember -Function $publicFunctions
  • extensions\Install-ChocolateyFont.ps1 Show
    # chocolatey-font-helpers.extension v0.0.1 (07-24-2018) by Bill Curran - public domain
    # Install-ChocolateyFont.ps1 - uses Microsoft's Add-Font.ps1 v1.0.1 Copyright (C) 2010 Microsoft Corporation
    # Usage example: Install-ChocolateyFont "FilePath\FontName.ext"
    # https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/deploymentguys/2010/12/04/adding-and-removing-fonts-with-windows-powershell/
    
    function Install-ChocolateyFont($FontPathAndFileName)
    {
     Set-ExecutionPolicy -Scope Process -ExecutionPolicy Bypass
     Set-Location "$env:ChocolateyInstall\extensions\chocolatey-font-helpers\MS"
     .\Add-Font.ps1 -Path $FontPathAndFileName
    }
  • extensions\MS\Add-Font.ps1 Show
    #########################################################################################
    #   MICROSOFT LEGAL STATEMENT FOR SAMPLE SCRIPTS/CODE
    #########################################################################################
    #   This Sample Code is provided for the purpose of illustration only and is not 
    #   intended to be used in a production environment.
    #
    #   THIS SAMPLE CODE AND ANY RELATED INFORMATION ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY 
    #   OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED 
    #   WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND/OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
    #
    #   We grant You a nonexclusive, royalty-free right to use and modify the Sample Code 
    #   and to reproduce and distribute the object code form of the Sample Code, provided 
    #   that You agree: 
    #   (i)    to not use Our name, logo, or trademarks to market Your software product 
    #          in which the Sample Code is embedded; 
    #   (ii)   to include a valid copyright notice on Your software product in which 
    #          the Sample Code is embedded; and 
    #   (iii)  to indemnify, hold harmless, and defend Us and Our suppliers from and 
    #          against any claims or lawsuits, including attorneys’ fees, that arise 
    #          or result from the use or distribution of the Sample Code.
    #########################################################################################
    
    #******************************************************************************
    # File:     Add-Font.ps1
    # Date:     08/28/2013
    # Version:  1.0.1
    #
    # Purpose:  PowerShell script to install Windows fonts.
    #
    # Usage:    Add-Font -help | -path "<Font file or folder path>"
    #
    # Copyright (C) 2010 Microsoft Corporation
    #
    #
    # Revisions:
    # ----------
    # 1.0.0   09/22/2010   Created script.
    # 1.0.1   08/28/2013   Fixed help text.  Added quotes around paths in messages.
    #
    #******************************************************************************
    
    #requires -Version 2.0
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Declare Parameters
    #*******************************************************************
    param(
        [string] $path = "",
        [switch] $help = $false
    )
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Declare Global Variables and Constants
    #*******************************************************************
    
    # Define constants
    set-variable CSIDL_FONTS 0x14 -option constant
    
    # Create hashtable containing valid font file extensions and text to append to Registry entry name.
    $hashFontFileTypes = @{}
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".fon", "")
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".fnt", "")
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".ttf", " (TrueType)")
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".ttc", " (TrueType)")
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".otf", " (OpenType)")
    # Type 1 fonts require handling multiple resource files.
    # Not supported in this script
    #$hashFontFileTypes.Add(".mmm", "")
    #$hashFontFileTypes.Add(".pbf", "")
    #$hashFontFileTypes.Add(".pfm", "")
    
    # Initialize variables
    $invocation = (Get-Variable MyInvocation -Scope 0).Value
    $scriptPath = Split-Path $Invocation.MyCommand.Path
    $fontRegistryPath = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts"
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    #  Load C# code
    #*******************************************************************
    $fontCSharpCode = @'
    using System;
    using System.Collections.Generic;
    using System.Text;
    using System.IO;
    using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
    
    namespace FontResource
    {
        public class AddRemoveFonts
        {
            private static IntPtr HWND_BROADCAST = new IntPtr(0xffff);
            private static IntPtr HWND_TOP = new IntPtr(0);
            private static IntPtr HWND_BOTTOM = new IntPtr(1);
            private static IntPtr HWND_TOPMOST = new IntPtr(-1);
            private static IntPtr HWND_NOTOPMOST = new IntPtr(-2);
            private static IntPtr HWND_MESSAGE = new IntPtr(-3);
    
            [DllImport("gdi32.dll")]
            static extern int AddFontResource(string lpFilename);
    
            [DllImport("gdi32.dll")]
            static extern int RemoveFontResource(string lpFileName);
    
            [DllImport("user32.dll",CharSet=CharSet.Auto)]
            private static extern int SendMessage(IntPtr hWnd, WM wMsg, IntPtr wParam, IntPtr lParam);
    
            [return: MarshalAs(UnmanagedType.Bool)]
            [DllImport("user32.dll", SetLastError = true)]
            private static extern bool PostMessage(IntPtr hWnd, WM Msg, IntPtr wParam, IntPtr lParam);
    
            public static int AddFont(string fontFilePath) {
                FileInfo fontFile = new FileInfo(fontFilePath);
                if (!fontFile.Exists) 
                {
                    return 0; 
                }
                try 
                {
                    int retVal = AddFontResource(fontFilePath);
    
                    //This version of SendMessage is a blocking call until all windows respond.
                    //long result = SendMessage(HWND_BROADCAST, WM.FONTCHANGE, IntPtr.Zero, IntPtr.Zero);
    
                    //Alternatively PostMessage instead of SendMessage to prevent application hang
                    bool posted = PostMessage(HWND_BROADCAST, WM.FONTCHANGE, IntPtr.Zero, IntPtr.Zero);
    
                    return retVal;
                }
                catch
                {
                    return 0;
                }
            }
    
            public static int RemoveFont(string fontFileName) {
                //FileInfo fontFile = new FileInfo(fontFileName);
                //if (!fontFile.Exists) 
                //{
                //    return false; 
                //}
                try 
                {
                    int retVal = RemoveFontResource(fontFileName);
    
                    //This version of SendMessage is a blocking call until all windows respond.
                    //long result = SendMessage(HWND_BROADCAST, WM.FONTCHANGE, IntPtr.Zero, IntPtr.Zero);
    
                    //Alternatively PostMessage instead of SendMessage to prevent application hang
                    bool posted = PostMessage(HWND_BROADCAST, WM.FONTCHANGE, IntPtr.Zero, IntPtr.Zero);
    
                    return retVal;
                }
                catch
                {
                    return 0;
                }
            }
    
            public enum WM : uint
            {
                NULL = 0x0000,
                CREATE = 0x0001,
                DESTROY = 0x0002,
                MOVE = 0x0003,
                SIZE = 0x0005,
                ACTIVATE = 0x0006,
                SETFOCUS = 0x0007,
                KILLFOCUS = 0x0008,
                ENABLE = 0x000A,
                SETREDRAW = 0x000B,
                SETTEXT = 0x000C,
                GETTEXT = 0x000D,
                GETTEXTLENGTH = 0x000E,
                PAINT = 0x000F,
                CLOSE = 0x0010,
                QUERYENDSESSION = 0x0011,
                QUERYOPEN = 0x0013,
                ENDSESSION = 0x0016,
                QUIT = 0x0012,
                ERASEBKGND = 0x0014,
                SYSCOLORCHANGE = 0x0015,
                SHOWWINDOW = 0x0018,
                WININICHANGE = 0x001A,
                SETTINGCHANGE = WM.WININICHANGE,
                DEVMODECHANGE = 0x001B,
                ACTIVATEAPP = 0x001C,
                FONTCHANGE = 0x001D,
                TIMECHANGE = 0x001E,
                CANCELMODE = 0x001F,
                SETCURSOR = 0x0020,
                MOUSEACTIVATE = 0x0021,
                CHILDACTIVATE = 0x0022,
                QUEUESYNC = 0x0023,
                GETMINMAXINFO = 0x0024,
                PAINTICON = 0x0026,
                ICONERASEBKGND = 0x0027,
                NEXTDLGCTL = 0x0028,
                SPOOLERSTATUS = 0x002A,
                DRAWITEM = 0x002B,
                MEASUREITEM = 0x002C,
                DELETEITEM = 0x002D,
                VKEYTOITEM = 0x002E,
                CHARTOITEM = 0x002F,
                SETFONT = 0x0030,
                GETFONT = 0x0031,
                SETHOTKEY = 0x0032,
                GETHOTKEY = 0x0033,
                QUERYDRAGICON = 0x0037,
                COMPAREITEM = 0x0039,
                GETOBJECT = 0x003D,
                COMPACTING = 0x0041,
                COMMNOTIFY = 0x0044,
                WINDOWPOSCHANGING = 0x0046,
                WINDOWPOSCHANGED = 0x0047,
                POWER = 0x0048,
                COPYDATA = 0x004A,
                CANCELJOURNAL = 0x004B,
                NOTIFY = 0x004E,
                INPUTLANGCHANGEREQUEST = 0x0050,
                INPUTLANGCHANGE = 0x0051,
                TCARD = 0x0052,
                HELP = 0x0053,
                USERCHANGED = 0x0054,
                NOTIFYFORMAT = 0x0055,
                CONTEXTMENU = 0x007B,
                STYLECHANGING = 0x007C,
                STYLECHANGED = 0x007D,
                DISPLAYCHANGE = 0x007E,
                GETICON = 0x007F,
                SETICON = 0x0080,
                NCCREATE = 0x0081,
                NCDESTROY = 0x0082,
                NCCALCSIZE = 0x0083,
                NCHITTEST = 0x0084,
                NCPAINT = 0x0085,
                NCACTIVATE = 0x0086,
                GETDLGCODE = 0x0087,
                SYNCPAINT = 0x0088,
                NCMOUSEMOVE = 0x00A0,
                NCLBUTTONDOWN = 0x00A1,
                NCLBUTTONUP = 0x00A2,
                NCLBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x00A3,
                NCRBUTTONDOWN = 0x00A4,
                NCRBUTTONUP = 0x00A5,
                NCRBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x00A6,
                NCMBUTTONDOWN = 0x00A7,
                NCMBUTTONUP = 0x00A8,
                NCMBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x00A9,
                NCXBUTTONDOWN = 0x00AB,
                NCXBUTTONUP = 0x00AC,
                NCXBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x00AD,
                INPUT_DEVICE_CHANGE = 0x00FE,
                INPUT = 0x00FF,
                KEYFIRST = 0x0100,
                KEYDOWN = 0x0100,
                KEYUP = 0x0101,
                CHAR = 0x0102,
                DEADCHAR = 0x0103,
                SYSKEYDOWN = 0x0104,
                SYSKEYUP = 0x0105,
                SYSCHAR = 0x0106,
                SYSDEADCHAR = 0x0107,
                UNICHAR = 0x0109,
                KEYLAST = 0x0109,
                IME_STARTCOMPOSITION = 0x010D,
                IME_ENDCOMPOSITION = 0x010E,
                IME_COMPOSITION = 0x010F,
                IME_KEYLAST = 0x010F,
                INITDIALOG = 0x0110,
                COMMAND = 0x0111,
                SYSCOMMAND = 0x0112,
                TIMER = 0x0113,
                HSCROLL = 0x0114,
                VSCROLL = 0x0115,
                INITMENU = 0x0116,
                INITMENUPOPUP = 0x0117,
                MENUSELECT = 0x011F,
                MENUCHAR = 0x0120,
                ENTERIDLE = 0x0121,
                MENURBUTTONUP = 0x0122,
                MENUDRAG = 0x0123,
                MENUGETOBJECT = 0x0124,
                UNINITMENUPOPUP = 0x0125,
                MENUCOMMAND = 0x0126,
                CHANGEUISTATE = 0x0127,
                UPDATEUISTATE = 0x0128,
                QUERYUISTATE = 0x0129,
                CTLCOLORMSGBOX = 0x0132,
                CTLCOLOREDIT = 0x0133,
                CTLCOLORLISTBOX = 0x0134,
                CTLCOLORBTN = 0x0135,
                CTLCOLORDLG = 0x0136,
                CTLCOLORSCROLLBAR = 0x0137,
                CTLCOLORSTATIC = 0x0138,
                MOUSEFIRST = 0x0200,
                MOUSEMOVE = 0x0200,
                LBUTTONDOWN = 0x0201,
                LBUTTONUP = 0x0202,
                LBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x0203,
                RBUTTONDOWN = 0x0204,
                RBUTTONUP = 0x0205,
                RBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x0206,
                MBUTTONDOWN = 0x0207,
                MBUTTONUP = 0x0208,
                MBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x0209,
                MOUSEWHEEL = 0x020A,
                XBUTTONDOWN = 0x020B,
                XBUTTONUP = 0x020C,
                XBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x020D,
                MOUSEHWHEEL = 0x020E,
                MOUSELAST = 0x020E,
                PARENTNOTIFY = 0x0210,
                ENTERMENULOOP = 0x0211,
                EXITMENULOOP = 0x0212,
                NEXTMENU = 0x0213,
                SIZING = 0x0214,
                CAPTURECHANGED = 0x0215,
                MOVING = 0x0216,
                POWERBROADCAST = 0x0218,
                DEVICECHANGE = 0x0219,
                MDICREATE = 0x0220,
                MDIDESTROY = 0x0221,
                MDIACTIVATE = 0x0222,
                MDIRESTORE = 0x0223,
                MDINEXT = 0x0224,
                MDIMAXIMIZE = 0x0225,
                MDITILE = 0x0226,
                MDICASCADE = 0x0227,
                MDIICONARRANGE = 0x0228,
                MDIGETACTIVE = 0x0229,
                MDISETMENU = 0x0230,
                ENTERSIZEMOVE = 0x0231,
                EXITSIZEMOVE = 0x0232,
                DROPFILES = 0x0233,
                MDIREFRESHMENU = 0x0234,
                IME_SETCONTEXT = 0x0281,
                IME_NOTIFY = 0x0282,
                IME_CONTROL = 0x0283,
                IME_COMPOSITIONFULL = 0x0284,
                IME_SELECT = 0x0285,
                IME_CHAR = 0x0286,
                IME_REQUEST = 0x0288,
                IME_KEYDOWN = 0x0290,
                IME_KEYUP = 0x0291,
                MOUSEHOVER = 0x02A1,
                MOUSELEAVE = 0x02A3,
                NCMOUSEHOVER = 0x02A0,
                NCMOUSELEAVE = 0x02A2,
                WTSSESSION_CHANGE = 0x02B1,
                TABLET_FIRST = 0x02c0,
                TABLET_LAST = 0x02df,
                CUT = 0x0300,
                COPY = 0x0301,
                PASTE = 0x0302,
                CLEAR = 0x0303,
                UNDO = 0x0304,
                RENDERFORMAT = 0x0305,
                RENDERALLFORMATS = 0x0306,
                DESTROYCLIPBOARD = 0x0307,
                DRAWCLIPBOARD = 0x0308,
                PAINTCLIPBOARD = 0x0309,
                VSCROLLCLIPBOARD = 0x030A,
                SIZECLIPBOARD = 0x030B,
                ASKCBFORMATNAME = 0x030C,
                CHANGECBCHAIN = 0x030D,
                HSCROLLCLIPBOARD = 0x030E,
                QUERYNEWPALETTE = 0x030F,
                PALETTEISCHANGING = 0x0310,
                PALETTECHANGED = 0x0311,
                HOTKEY = 0x0312,
                PRINT = 0x0317,
                PRINTCLIENT = 0x0318,
                APPCOMMAND = 0x0319,
                THEMECHANGED = 0x031A,
                CLIPBOARDUPDATE = 0x031D,
                DWMCOMPOSITIONCHANGED = 0x031E,
                DWMNCRENDERINGCHANGED = 0x031F,
                DWMCOLORIZATIONCOLORCHANGED = 0x0320,
                DWMWINDOWMAXIMIZEDCHANGE = 0x0321,
                GETTITLEBARINFOEX = 0x033F,
                HANDHELDFIRST = 0x0358,
                HANDHELDLAST = 0x035F,
                AFXFIRST = 0x0360,
                AFXLAST = 0x037F,
                PENWINFIRST = 0x0380,
                PENWINLAST = 0x038F,
                APP = 0x8000,
                USER = 0x0400,
                CPL_LAUNCH = USER+0x1000,
                CPL_LAUNCHED = USER+0x1001,
                SYSTIMER = 0x118
            }
    
        }
    }
    '@
    Add-Type $fontCSharpCode
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Declare Functions
    #*******************************************************************
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Function Get-SpecialFolder()
    #
    # Purpose:  Convert a CSIDL string to a folder parh string
    #
    # Input:    $id    CSIDL folder identifier string
    #
    # Returns:  Folder path
    #
    #*******************************************************************
    function Get-SpecialFolder($id)
    {
        $shell = New-Object –COM "Shell.Application"
        $folder = $shell.NameSpace($id)
        $specialFolder = $folder.Self.Path
        $specialFolder
    }
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Function Add-SingleFont()
    #
    # Purpose:  Install a font file
    #
    # Input:    $file    Font file path
    #
    # Returns:  0 - success, 1 - failure
    #
    #*******************************************************************
    function Add-SingleFont($filePath)
    {
        try
        {
            [string]$filePath = (resolve-path $filePath).path
            [string]$fileDir  = split-path $filePath
            [string]$fileName = split-path $filePath -leaf
            [string]$fileExt = (Get-Item $filePath).extension
            [string]$fileBaseName = $fileName -replace($fileExt ,"")
    
            $shell = new-object -com shell.application
            $myFolder = $shell.Namespace($fileDir)
            $fileobj = $myFolder.Items().Item($fileName)
            $fontName = $myFolder.GetDetailsOf($fileobj,21)
    
            if ($fontName -eq "") { $fontName = $fileBaseName }
    
            copy-item $filePath -destination $fontsFolderPath
    
            $fontFinalPath = Join-Path $fontsFolderPath $fileName
            $retVal = [FontResource.AddRemoveFonts]::AddFont($fontFinalPath)
    
            if ($retVal -eq 0) {
                Write-Host "Font `'$($filePath)`'`' installation failed"
                Write-Host ""
                1
            }
            else
            {
                Write-Host "Font `'$($filePath)`' installed successfully"
                Write-Host ""
                Set-ItemProperty -path "$($fontRegistryPath)" -name "$($fontName)$($hashFontFileTypes.item($fileExt))" -value "$($fileName)" -type STRING
                0
            }
            ""
        }
        catch
        {
            Write-Host "An error occured installing `'$($filePath)`'"
            Write-Host ""
            Write-Host "$($error[0].ToString())"
            Write-Host ""
            $error.clear()
            1
        }
    }
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Function Show-Usage()
    #
    # Purpose:   Shows the correct usage to the user.
    #
    # Input:     None
    #
    # Output:    Help messages are displayed on screen.
    #
    #*******************************************************************
    function Show-Usage()
    {
    $usage = @'
    Add-Font.ps1
    This script is used to install Windows fonts.
    
    Usage:
    Add-Font.ps1 -help | -path "<Font file or folder path>"
    
    Parameters:
    
        -help
         Displays usage information.
    
        -path
         May be either the path to a font file to install or the path to a folder 
         containing font files to install.  Valid file types are .fon, .fnt,
         .ttf,.ttc, .otf, .mmm, .pbf, and .pfm
    
    Examples:
        Add-Font.ps1
        Add-Font.ps1 -path "C:\Custom Fonts\MyFont.ttf"
        Add-Font.ps1 -path "C:\Custom Fonts"
    '@
    
    $usage
    }
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Function Process-Arguments()
    #
    # Purpose: To validate parameters and their values
    #
    # Input:   All parameters
    #
    # Output:  Exit script if parameters are invalid
    #
    #*******************************************************************
    function Process-Arguments()
    {
        ## Write-host 'Processing Arguments'
    
        if ($unnamedArgs.Length -gt 0)
        {
            write-host "The following arguments are not defined:"
            $unnamedArgs
        }
    
        if ($help -eq $true) 
        { 
            Show-Usage
            break
        }
    
        if ((Test-Path $path -PathType Leaf) -eq $true)
        {
            If ($hashFontFileTypes.ContainsKey((Get-Item $path).Extension))
            {
                $retVal = Add-SingleFont $path
                if ($retVal -ne 0)
                {
                    exit 1
                }
                else
                {
                    exit 0
                }
            }
            else
            {
                "`'$($path)`' not a valid font file type"
                ""
                exit 1
            }
        }
        elseif ((Test-Path $path -PathType Container) -eq $true)
        {
            $bErrorOccured = $false
            foreach($file in (Get-Childitem $path))
            {
    
                if ($hashFontFileTypes.ContainsKey($file.Extension))
                {
                    $retVal = Add-SingleFont (Join-Path $path $file.Name)
                    if ($retVal -ne 0)
                    {
                        $bErrorOccured = $true
                    }
                }
                else
                {
                    "`'$(Join-Path $path $file.Name)`' not a valid font file type"
                    ""
                }
            }
    
            If ($bErrorOccured -eq $true)
            { 
                exit 1 
            }
            else
            {
                exit 0
            }
        }
        else
        {
            "`'$($path)`' not found"
            ""
            exit 1
        }
    }
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Main Script
    #*******************************************************************
    
    $fontsFolderPath = Get-SpecialFolder($CSIDL_FONTS)
    Process-Arguments
    
    
  • extensions\MS\Remove-Font.ps1 Show
    #########################################################################################
    #   MICROSOFT LEGAL STATEMENT FOR SAMPLE SCRIPTS/CODE
    #########################################################################################
    #   This Sample Code is provided for the purpose of illustration only and is not 
    #   intended to be used in a production environment.
    #
    #   THIS SAMPLE CODE AND ANY RELATED INFORMATION ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY 
    #   OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED 
    #   WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND/OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
    #
    #   We grant You a nonexclusive, royalty-free right to use and modify the Sample Code 
    #   and to reproduce and distribute the object code form of the Sample Code, provided 
    #   that You agree: 
    #   (i)    to not use Our name, logo, or trademarks to market Your software product 
    #          in which the Sample Code is embedded; 
    #   (ii)   to include a valid copyright notice on Your software product in which 
    #          the Sample Code is embedded; and 
    #   (iii)  to indemnify, hold harmless, and defend Us and Our suppliers from and 
    #          against any claims or lawsuits, including attorneys’ fees, that arise 
    #          or result from the use or distribution of the Sample Code.
    #########################################################################################
    
    #******************************************************************************
    # File:     Remove-Font.ps1
    # Date:     08/28/2013
    # Version:  1.0.1
    #
    # Purpose:  PowerShell script to uninstall a Windows font.
    #
    # Usage:    Remove-Font -help | -path "<Font file name>"
    #
    # Copyright (C) 2010 Microsoft Corporation
    #
    #
    # Revisions:
    # ----------
    # 1.0.0   09/22/2010   Created script.
    # 1.0.1   08/28/2013   Now checking if $error[0] is not null before trying to
    #                      echo that value in Remove-SingleFont so as not to
    #                      generate an error when none occurred.
    #
    #******************************************************************************
    
    #requires -Version 2.0
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Declare Parameters
    #*******************************************************************
    param(
        [string] $file = "",
        [switch] $help = $false
    )
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Declare Global Variables and Constants
    #*******************************************************************
    
    # Define constants
    set-variable CSIDL_FONTS 0x14 -option constant
    
    # Create hashtable containing valid font file extensions and text to append to Registry entry name.
    $hashFontFileTypes = @{}
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".fon", "")
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".fnt", "")
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".ttf", " (TrueType)")
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".ttc", " (TrueType)")
    $hashFontFileTypes.Add(".otf", " (OpenType)")
    # Type 1 fonts require handling multiple resource files.
    # Not supported in this script
    #$hashFontFileTypes.Add(".mmm", "")
    #$hashFontFileTypes.Add(".pbf", "")
    #$hashFontFileTypes.Add(".pfm", "")
    
    # Initialize variables
    $invocation = (Get-Variable MyInvocation -Scope 0).Value
    $scriptPath = Split-Path $Invocation.MyCommand.Path
    $fontRegistryPath = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts"
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    #  Load C# code
    #*******************************************************************
    $fontCSharpCode = @'
    using System;
    using System.Collections.Generic;
    using System.Text;
    using System.IO;
    using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
    
    namespace FontResource
    {
        public class AddRemoveFonts
        {
            private static IntPtr HWND_BROADCAST = new IntPtr(0xffff);
            private static IntPtr HWND_TOP = new IntPtr(0);
            private static IntPtr HWND_BOTTOM = new IntPtr(1);
            private static IntPtr HWND_TOPMOST = new IntPtr(-1);
            private static IntPtr HWND_NOTOPMOST = new IntPtr(-2);
            private static IntPtr HWND_MESSAGE = new IntPtr(-3);
    
            [DllImport("gdi32.dll")]
            static extern int AddFontResource(string lpFilename);
    
            [DllImport("gdi32.dll")]
            static extern int RemoveFontResource(string lpFileName);
    
            [DllImport("user32.dll",CharSet=CharSet.Auto)]
            private static extern int SendMessage(IntPtr hWnd, WM wMsg, IntPtr wParam, IntPtr lParam);
    
            [return: MarshalAs(UnmanagedType.Bool)]
            [DllImport("user32.dll", SetLastError = true)]
            private static extern bool PostMessage(IntPtr hWnd, WM Msg, IntPtr wParam, IntPtr lParam);
    
            public static int AddFont(string fontFilePath) {
                FileInfo fontFile = new FileInfo(fontFilePath);
                if (!fontFile.Exists) 
                {
                    return 0; 
                }
                try 
                {
                    int retVal = AddFontResource(fontFilePath);
    
                    //This version of SendMessage is a blocking call until all windows respond.
                    //long result = SendMessage(HWND_BROADCAST, WM.FONTCHANGE, IntPtr.Zero, IntPtr.Zero);
    
                    //Alternatively PostMessage instead of SendMessage to prevent application hang
                    bool posted = PostMessage(HWND_BROADCAST, WM.FONTCHANGE, IntPtr.Zero, IntPtr.Zero);
    
                    return retVal;
                }
                catch
                {
                    return 0;
                }
            }
    
            public static int RemoveFont(string fontFileName) {
                //FileInfo fontFile = new FileInfo(fontFileName);
                //if (!fontFile.Exists) 
                //{
                //    return false; 
                //}
                try 
                {
                    int retVal = RemoveFontResource(fontFileName);
    
                    //This version of SendMessage is a blocking call until all windows respond.
                    //long result = SendMessage(HWND_BROADCAST, WM.FONTCHANGE, IntPtr.Zero, IntPtr.Zero);
    
                    //Alternatively PostMessage instead of SendMessage to prevent application hang
                    bool posted = PostMessage(HWND_BROADCAST, WM.FONTCHANGE, IntPtr.Zero, IntPtr.Zero);
    
                    return retVal;
                }
                catch
                {
                    return 0;
                }
            }
    
            public enum WM : uint
            {
                NULL = 0x0000,
                CREATE = 0x0001,
                DESTROY = 0x0002,
                MOVE = 0x0003,
                SIZE = 0x0005,
                ACTIVATE = 0x0006,
                SETFOCUS = 0x0007,
                KILLFOCUS = 0x0008,
                ENABLE = 0x000A,
                SETREDRAW = 0x000B,
                SETTEXT = 0x000C,
                GETTEXT = 0x000D,
                GETTEXTLENGTH = 0x000E,
                PAINT = 0x000F,
                CLOSE = 0x0010,
                QUERYENDSESSION = 0x0011,
                QUERYOPEN = 0x0013,
                ENDSESSION = 0x0016,
                QUIT = 0x0012,
                ERASEBKGND = 0x0014,
                SYSCOLORCHANGE = 0x0015,
                SHOWWINDOW = 0x0018,
                WININICHANGE = 0x001A,
                SETTINGCHANGE = WM.WININICHANGE,
                DEVMODECHANGE = 0x001B,
                ACTIVATEAPP = 0x001C,
                FONTCHANGE = 0x001D,
                TIMECHANGE = 0x001E,
                CANCELMODE = 0x001F,
                SETCURSOR = 0x0020,
                MOUSEACTIVATE = 0x0021,
                CHILDACTIVATE = 0x0022,
                QUEUESYNC = 0x0023,
                GETMINMAXINFO = 0x0024,
                PAINTICON = 0x0026,
                ICONERASEBKGND = 0x0027,
                NEXTDLGCTL = 0x0028,
                SPOOLERSTATUS = 0x002A,
                DRAWITEM = 0x002B,
                MEASUREITEM = 0x002C,
                DELETEITEM = 0x002D,
                VKEYTOITEM = 0x002E,
                CHARTOITEM = 0x002F,
                SETFONT = 0x0030,
                GETFONT = 0x0031,
                SETHOTKEY = 0x0032,
                GETHOTKEY = 0x0033,
                QUERYDRAGICON = 0x0037,
                COMPAREITEM = 0x0039,
                GETOBJECT = 0x003D,
                COMPACTING = 0x0041,
                COMMNOTIFY = 0x0044,
                WINDOWPOSCHANGING = 0x0046,
                WINDOWPOSCHANGED = 0x0047,
                POWER = 0x0048,
                COPYDATA = 0x004A,
                CANCELJOURNAL = 0x004B,
                NOTIFY = 0x004E,
                INPUTLANGCHANGEREQUEST = 0x0050,
                INPUTLANGCHANGE = 0x0051,
                TCARD = 0x0052,
                HELP = 0x0053,
                USERCHANGED = 0x0054,
                NOTIFYFORMAT = 0x0055,
                CONTEXTMENU = 0x007B,
                STYLECHANGING = 0x007C,
                STYLECHANGED = 0x007D,
                DISPLAYCHANGE = 0x007E,
                GETICON = 0x007F,
                SETICON = 0x0080,
                NCCREATE = 0x0081,
                NCDESTROY = 0x0082,
                NCCALCSIZE = 0x0083,
                NCHITTEST = 0x0084,
                NCPAINT = 0x0085,
                NCACTIVATE = 0x0086,
                GETDLGCODE = 0x0087,
                SYNCPAINT = 0x0088,
                NCMOUSEMOVE = 0x00A0,
                NCLBUTTONDOWN = 0x00A1,
                NCLBUTTONUP = 0x00A2,
                NCLBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x00A3,
                NCRBUTTONDOWN = 0x00A4,
                NCRBUTTONUP = 0x00A5,
                NCRBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x00A6,
                NCMBUTTONDOWN = 0x00A7,
                NCMBUTTONUP = 0x00A8,
                NCMBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x00A9,
                NCXBUTTONDOWN = 0x00AB,
                NCXBUTTONUP = 0x00AC,
                NCXBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x00AD,
                INPUT_DEVICE_CHANGE = 0x00FE,
                INPUT = 0x00FF,
                KEYFIRST = 0x0100,
                KEYDOWN = 0x0100,
                KEYUP = 0x0101,
                CHAR = 0x0102,
                DEADCHAR = 0x0103,
                SYSKEYDOWN = 0x0104,
                SYSKEYUP = 0x0105,
                SYSCHAR = 0x0106,
                SYSDEADCHAR = 0x0107,
                UNICHAR = 0x0109,
                KEYLAST = 0x0109,
                IME_STARTCOMPOSITION = 0x010D,
                IME_ENDCOMPOSITION = 0x010E,
                IME_COMPOSITION = 0x010F,
                IME_KEYLAST = 0x010F,
                INITDIALOG = 0x0110,
                COMMAND = 0x0111,
                SYSCOMMAND = 0x0112,
                TIMER = 0x0113,
                HSCROLL = 0x0114,
                VSCROLL = 0x0115,
                INITMENU = 0x0116,
                INITMENUPOPUP = 0x0117,
                MENUSELECT = 0x011F,
                MENUCHAR = 0x0120,
                ENTERIDLE = 0x0121,
                MENURBUTTONUP = 0x0122,
                MENUDRAG = 0x0123,
                MENUGETOBJECT = 0x0124,
                UNINITMENUPOPUP = 0x0125,
                MENUCOMMAND = 0x0126,
                CHANGEUISTATE = 0x0127,
                UPDATEUISTATE = 0x0128,
                QUERYUISTATE = 0x0129,
                CTLCOLORMSGBOX = 0x0132,
                CTLCOLOREDIT = 0x0133,
                CTLCOLORLISTBOX = 0x0134,
                CTLCOLORBTN = 0x0135,
                CTLCOLORDLG = 0x0136,
                CTLCOLORSCROLLBAR = 0x0137,
                CTLCOLORSTATIC = 0x0138,
                MOUSEFIRST = 0x0200,
                MOUSEMOVE = 0x0200,
                LBUTTONDOWN = 0x0201,
                LBUTTONUP = 0x0202,
                LBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x0203,
                RBUTTONDOWN = 0x0204,
                RBUTTONUP = 0x0205,
                RBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x0206,
                MBUTTONDOWN = 0x0207,
                MBUTTONUP = 0x0208,
                MBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x0209,
                MOUSEWHEEL = 0x020A,
                XBUTTONDOWN = 0x020B,
                XBUTTONUP = 0x020C,
                XBUTTONDBLCLK = 0x020D,
                MOUSEHWHEEL = 0x020E,
                MOUSELAST = 0x020E,
                PARENTNOTIFY = 0x0210,
                ENTERMENULOOP = 0x0211,
                EXITMENULOOP = 0x0212,
                NEXTMENU = 0x0213,
                SIZING = 0x0214,
                CAPTURECHANGED = 0x0215,
                MOVING = 0x0216,
                POWERBROADCAST = 0x0218,
                DEVICECHANGE = 0x0219,
                MDICREATE = 0x0220,
                MDIDESTROY = 0x0221,
                MDIACTIVATE = 0x0222,
                MDIRESTORE = 0x0223,
                MDINEXT = 0x0224,
                MDIMAXIMIZE = 0x0225,
                MDITILE = 0x0226,
                MDICASCADE = 0x0227,
                MDIICONARRANGE = 0x0228,
                MDIGETACTIVE = 0x0229,
                MDISETMENU = 0x0230,
                ENTERSIZEMOVE = 0x0231,
                EXITSIZEMOVE = 0x0232,
                DROPFILES = 0x0233,
                MDIREFRESHMENU = 0x0234,
                IME_SETCONTEXT = 0x0281,
                IME_NOTIFY = 0x0282,
                IME_CONTROL = 0x0283,
                IME_COMPOSITIONFULL = 0x0284,
                IME_SELECT = 0x0285,
                IME_CHAR = 0x0286,
                IME_REQUEST = 0x0288,
                IME_KEYDOWN = 0x0290,
                IME_KEYUP = 0x0291,
                MOUSEHOVER = 0x02A1,
                MOUSELEAVE = 0x02A3,
                NCMOUSEHOVER = 0x02A0,
                NCMOUSELEAVE = 0x02A2,
                WTSSESSION_CHANGE = 0x02B1,
                TABLET_FIRST = 0x02c0,
                TABLET_LAST = 0x02df,
                CUT = 0x0300,
                COPY = 0x0301,
                PASTE = 0x0302,
                CLEAR = 0x0303,
                UNDO = 0x0304,
                RENDERFORMAT = 0x0305,
                RENDERALLFORMATS = 0x0306,
                DESTROYCLIPBOARD = 0x0307,
                DRAWCLIPBOARD = 0x0308,
                PAINTCLIPBOARD = 0x0309,
                VSCROLLCLIPBOARD = 0x030A,
                SIZECLIPBOARD = 0x030B,
                ASKCBFORMATNAME = 0x030C,
                CHANGECBCHAIN = 0x030D,
                HSCROLLCLIPBOARD = 0x030E,
                QUERYNEWPALETTE = 0x030F,
                PALETTEISCHANGING = 0x0310,
                PALETTECHANGED = 0x0311,
                HOTKEY = 0x0312,
                PRINT = 0x0317,
                PRINTCLIENT = 0x0318,
                APPCOMMAND = 0x0319,
                THEMECHANGED = 0x031A,
                CLIPBOARDUPDATE = 0x031D,
                DWMCOMPOSITIONCHANGED = 0x031E,
                DWMNCRENDERINGCHANGED = 0x031F,
                DWMCOLORIZATIONCOLORCHANGED = 0x0320,
                DWMWINDOWMAXIMIZEDCHANGE = 0x0321,
                GETTITLEBARINFOEX = 0x033F,
                HANDHELDFIRST = 0x0358,
                HANDHELDLAST = 0x035F,
                AFXFIRST = 0x0360,
                AFXLAST = 0x037F,
                PENWINFIRST = 0x0380,
                PENWINLAST = 0x038F,
                APP = 0x8000,
                USER = 0x0400,
                CPL_LAUNCH = USER+0x1000,
                CPL_LAUNCHED = USER+0x1001,
                SYSTIMER = 0x118
            }
    
        }
    }
    '@
    Add-Type $fontCSharpCode
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Declare Functions
    #*******************************************************************
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Function Get-SpecialFolder()
    #
    # Purpose:  Convert a CSIDL string to a folder parh string
    #
    # Input:    $id    CSIDL folder identifier string
    #
    # Returns:  Folder path
    #
    #*******************************************************************
    function Get-SpecialFolder($id)
    {
        $shell = New-Object –COM "Shell.Application"
        $folder = $shell.NameSpace($id)
        $specialFolder = $folder.Self.Path
        $specialFolder
    }
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Function Get-RegistryStringNameFromValue()
    #
    # Purpose:  Return the Registry value name
    #
    # Input:    $keyPath    Regsitry key drive path
    #           $valueData  Regsitry value sting data
    #
    # Returns:  Registry string value name
    #
    #*******************************************************************
    function Get-RegistryStringNameFromValue([string] $keyPath, [string] $valueData)
    {
        $pattern = [Regex]::Escape($valueData)
    
        foreach($property in (Get-ItemProperty $keyPath).PsObject.Properties)
        {
            ## Skip the property if it was one PowerShell added
            if(($property.Name -eq "PSPath") -or
                ($property.Name -eq "PSChildName"))
            {
                continue
            }
            ## Search the text of the property
            $propertyText = "$($property.Value)"
            if($propertyText -match $pattern)
            {
                "$($property.Name)"
            }
        }
    }
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Function Remove-SingleFont()
    #
    # Purpose:  Uninstall a font file
    #
    # Input:    $file    Font file name
    #
    # Returns:  0 - success, 1 - failure
    #
    #*******************************************************************
    function Remove-SingleFont($file)
    {
        try
        {
            $fontFinalPath = Join-Path $fontsFolderPath $file
            $retVal = [FontResource.AddRemoveFonts]::RemoveFont($fontFinalPath)
            if ($retVal -eq 0) {
                Write-Host "Font `'$($file)`' removal failed"
                Write-Host ""
                1
            }
            else
            {
                $fontRegistryvaluename = (Get-RegistryStringNameFromValue $fontRegistryPath $file)
                Write-Host "Font: $($fontRegistryvaluename)"
                if ($fontRegistryvaluename -ne "")
                {
                    Remove-ItemProperty -path $fontRegistryPath -name $fontRegistryvaluename
                }
                Remove-Item $fontFinalPath
                if ($error[0] -ne $null)
                {
                    Write-Host "An error occured removing $`'$($file)`'"
                    Write-Host ""
                    Write-Host "$($error[0].ToString())"
                    $error.clear()
                }
                else
                {
                    Write-Host "Font `'$($file)`' removed successfully"
                    Write-Host ""
                }
                0
            }
            ""
        }
        catch
        {
            Write-Host "An error occured removing `'$($file)`'"
            Write-Host ""
            Write-Host "$($error[0].ToString())"
            Write-Host ""
            $error.clear()
            1
        }
    }
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Function Show-Usage()
    #
    # Purpose:   Shows the correct usage to the user.
    #
    # Input:     None
    #
    # Output:    Help messages are displayed on screen.
    #
    #*******************************************************************
    function Show-Usage()
    {
    $usage = @'
    Remove-Font.ps1
    This script is used to uninstall a Windows font.
    
    Usage:
    Remove-Font.ps1 -help | -path "<Font file name>"
    
    Parameters:
    
        -help
         Displays usage information.
    
        -file
         Font file name.  Files located in \Windows\Fonts.  Valid file 
         types are .fon, .fnt, .ttf,.ttc, .otf, .mmm, .pbf, and .pfm
    
    Examples:
        Remove-Font.ps1
        Remove-Font.ps1 -file "MyFont.ttf"
    '@
    
    $usage
    }
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Function Process-Arguments()
    #
    # Purpose: To validate parameters and their values
    #
    # Input:   All parameters
    #
    # Output:  Exit script if parameters are invalid
    #
    #*******************************************************************
    function Process-Arguments()
    {
        ## Write-host 'Processing Arguments'
    
        if ($unnamedArgs.Length -gt 0)
        {
            write-host "The following arguments are not defined:"
            $unnamedArgs
        }
    
        if ($help -eq $true) 
        { 
            Show-Usage
            break
        }
    
        $fontFilePath = Join-Path $fontsFolderPath $file
        if ((Test-Path $fontFilePath -PathType Leaf) -eq $true)
        {
            If ($hashFontFileTypes.ContainsKey((Get-Item $fontFilePath).Extension))
            {
                $retVal = Remove-SingleFont $file
                if ($retVal -ne 0)
                {
                    exit 1
                }
                else
                {
                    exit 0
                }
            }
            else
            {
                "`'$($fontFilePath)`' not a valid font file type"
                ""
                exit 1
            }
        }
        else
        {
            "`'$($fontFilePath)`' not found"
            ""
            exit 1
        }
    }
    
    
    #*******************************************************************
    # Main Script
    #*******************************************************************
    
    $fontsFolderPath = Get-SpecialFolder($CSIDL_FONTS)
    Process-Arguments
    
    
  • extensions\Uninstall-ChocolateyFont.ps1 Show
    # chocolatey-font-helpers.extension v0.0.1 (07-24-2018) by Bill Curran - public domain
    # Uninstall-ChocolateyFont.ps1 -uses Microsoft's Remove-Font.ps1 v1.0.1 Copyright (C) 2010 Microsoft Corporation
    # Usage example: Uninstall-ChocolateyFont "FontName.ext"
    # https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/deploymentguys/2010/12/04/adding-and-removing-fonts-with-windows-powershell/
    
    function Uninstall-ChocolateyFont($FontName)
    {
     Set-ExecutionPolicy -Scope Process -ExecutionPolicy Bypass
     Set-Location "$env:ChocolateyInstall\extensions\chocolatey-font-helpers\MS"
     .\Remove-Font.ps1 $FontName
    }

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