This is a command-line utility for finding font tables in memory.
It was written to help develop patches to fix corrupted screen fonts
when running old 16-bit software on modern PCs; one example being the Dance of the Planets astronomy simulator.
Minimum system requirements
Windows 98SE and later, tested on Windows XP & Windows 7.
The program is free, but if you pass it on, please keep the
There is no
'installation' - the downloadable file is the main executable you run,
download & save it to a folder of your choice,
are several options when running the utility so nothing will happen if
you just double-click it - it needs to be run from a command window.
Starting one of these varies according
your version of Windows;
some examples are:-
- click Start, Programs, Accessories, Command prompt
- click Start, Run, then type cmd then press
- click Start, Run, then type command then press Enter
- click Start, type cmd
in the search box then press Enter (Windows 7)
In the command window, navigate to the folder containing the exe
Run the utility by typing:
This will display various options & examples. Contact me if you have any problems.
Just delete the executable file you downloaded.
© Phil Tipping, 2011