Installing Fonts On:

Windows 3.1 or Windows 3.11
Windows 95

Configuring your browser to view the Russian Page

Netscape Navigator
Microsoft Internet Explorer

 


How to install BK1251 fonts for Windows 3.1 or 3.11
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Download set of cyrillic fonts.
bk1251n.exe - 248KB

Create bk1251 directory by typing at DOS prompt md c:\bk1251n

Move file bk1251n.exe from your Download directory to C:\bk1251n
To do it, from directory which contains bk1251n.exe type move bk1251n.exe c:\bk1251n

File bk1251n.exe is self-extracting archive file.
To extract the fonts from archive type bk1251n.exe at C:\bk1251 prompt

Start Windows.
Type win at any prompt.

Go to Fonts Control Panel.
Double-click on Main folder, then double-click on Control Panel icon and double-click on Fonts icon.

Install fonts.
Click on Add button. In the list of directories (lower left corner) choose bk1251(click on C:\ and then on bk1251 folder). Make sure that "Copy Fonts to Windows directory" box is checked. Hit Select All button and then click on OK button.

Now you are ready to setup your Netscape browser.


How to install BK1251 fonts for Windows 95
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Download set of cyrillic fonts.
bk1251n.exe - 248KB

Create bk1251 directory by typing at DOS prompt md c:\bk1251n

Move file bk1251n.exe from your Download directory to C:\bk1251n
To do it, from directory which contains bk1251n.exe type at MS-DOS prompt move bk1251n.exe c:\bk1251n

File bk1251n.exe is self-extracting archive file.
To extract the fonts from archive type at C:\bk1251 prompt koi8set

Go to Fonts Control Panel.
Double-click on My Computer icon, then double-click on Control Panel icon and double-click on Fonts icon.

Install fonts.
Click on File menu, then click on Install New Font.... In the list of directories (lower left corner) choose bk1251 (click on C:\
and then on bk1251 folder). Make sure that "Copy Fonts to Windows directory" box is checked. Hit Select All button and
then click on OK button.

Now you are ready to setup your Netscape or Internet Explorer browser.


How to setup Netscape browser
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Start Netscape browser.
Double-click on Netscape icon.

Go to General Preferences menu.
Click on Options menu, then click on General Preferences. Click on Fonts.

Change fonts settings to bk1251 fonts.
Click on Choose Font buttons for Use the Proportional Font line and select one of the bk1251 fonts. (We are using ER Bukinist1251 font for the Proportional font)

Click on OK button to save new settings.


How to setup Internet Explorer browser
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Start Internet Explorer browser.
Double-click on Internet Explorer icon.

Go to Options menu.
Click on View menu, then click on Options. Click on Fonts Settings button.

Change Default Languages to Cyrilic.

From the Character Set List Box Select Cyrillic
Change the MIME encoding List Box to Windows-1251

Click OK to save Font Settings.

Click on OK button to close the options dialog box.