Martin Vogel's Symbols
1. The purpose
The Windows True Type Symbol Font MARVOSYM.TTF is a valuable
addition for any office or civil engineering purpose. It contains
often-needed but rarely available symbols as Fax Machine, Answering
Machine, Cellular Phone, Steel Profile Symbols, the original Euro
Currency Symbol and lots more.
2. How to install
In Windows 9x, all you need to do is to copy MARVOSYM.TTF into the
directory C:\WINDOWS\FONTS. Alternatively, you can follow the menu
path Start / Settings / Control Panel / Fonts / File / Install New
Font. In Windows 3, you need to install the font from Main /
Control Panel / Fonts / Add. In Windows NT 4, begin with My
Computer / Control Panel / Fonts / File / Install New Font.
3. The status
You may use it at no cost but you have to use it at your own risk.
4. The distribution status
The Archive MARVOSYM.ZIP is freely distributable. You are not
allowed to make any changes to its files. You are not allowed to
delete any files from it.
The latest version of the file can be downloaded from
5. How to contact the author in the event of questions or problems.
You can contact me by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
6. Known problems
Certain Microsoft products seem to make trouble when used together
with MARVOSYM.TTF (missing or too small characters). There are free
software products like Star Office 5.1 that work well.