Troubleshoot GlobalSerif.CompositeFont Errors and Download File

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing GlobalSerif.CompositeFont files. Situations like that can occur, for example, during a software installation process. Each software program requires certain resources, libraries, and source data to work properly. Corrupted or nonexistent GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file Windows Composite Font. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of GlobalSerif.CompositeFont related errors on your device. You can also download GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista

File info

General information
Filename GlobalSerif.CompositeFont
File extension COMPOSITEFONT
Type Font
Description Windows Composite Font
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 29779
Oldest file 2006-11-02
Latest file 2017-03-18
Fix File Errors

There are various types of errors related to GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file. GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file may be located in wrong file directory on your device, may not be present in the system, or may be infected with malicious software and therefore not work correctly. Below is a list of most common error messages related to GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • GlobalSerif.CompositeFont is corrupted
  • GlobalSerif.CompositeFont cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - GlobalSerif.CompositeFont
  • GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file error
  • GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file:
  • GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file could not be loaded
  • GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file doesn't exist

GlobalSerif.CompositeFont

Error

Application could not be started because GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.

OK

Problems related to GlobalSerif.CompositeFont can be addressed in various ways. Some methods are meant only for advanced users. If you don't have confidence in your skills, we suggest consulting a specialist. Fixing GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file errors should be approached with utmost caution for any mistakes can result in unstable or unproperly working system. If you have the necassary skills, please proceed.

GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file errors can be caused by various factors, so its is beneficial to try to fix them using various methods.

Step 1: Scan your computer for any malicious software

Virus Scan

Windows files are commonly attacked by malicious software that prevents them from working properly. First step in addressing problems with GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file or any other Windows system files should be scanning the system for malicious software using an antivirus tool.

If by any chance you don't have any antivirus software installed on your system yet, you should do it immediately. Unprotected system is not only a source of file errors, but, more importantly, makes your system vulnerable to many dangers. If you don't know which antivirus tool to choose, consult this Wikipedia article – comparison of antivirus software.

Step 2: Update your system and drivers.

Windows Update

Installing relevant Microsoft Windows patches and updates may solve your problems related to GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file. Use dedicated Windows tool to perform the update.

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "Windows Update" in the search field
  3. Choose the appropriate software program (name may vary depending on your system version)
  4. Check if your system is up to date. If any unapplied updates are listed, install them immediately.
  5. After the update has been done,restart your computer in order to complete the process.

Beside updating the system, it is recommended that you install latest device drivers, as drivers can influence proper working of GlobalSerif.CompositeFont or other system files. In order to do so, go to your computer or device producer's website where you will find information regarding latest driver updates.

Step 3: Use System File Checker (SFC) tool

System File Checker

System File Checker is a Microsoft Windows tool. As the name suggests, the tool is used for identyfing and addressing system file related errors, including those related to GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file with properly working version. To use the tool:

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "cmd" in the search field
  3. Locate "Command Prompt" result – don't run it yet:
  4. Click the right mouse button and select "Run as Administrator" option
  5. Type "sfc /scannow" in console prompt to start the program and follow the instructions

Step 4: Restoring Windows system

Windows Recovery

Another approach is to restore system to previous state, before the GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file error occured. In order to restore your system, follow the instructions below

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "System Restore" in the search field
  3. Start the system restore tool – it's name may differ depending on version of the system
  4. The application will guide you through the process – read the messages carefully
  5. After the process has finished, restart your computer.

If all the above-mentioned methods failed and the GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file problem has not been resolved, proceed to the next step. Remember that the following steps are intended only for advanced users.

Download and replace GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file

The last solution is to manually download and replace GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file in appropriate folder on the disk. Select file version compatible with your operating system and click the "Download" button. Next, go to your web browser's "Downloaded" folder and copy the downloaded GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\WPF\Fonts\
  • Windows 8.1: ---
  • Windows 8: ---
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your GlobalSerif.CompositeFont file problem, you should consult a professional. A probability exists that the error(s) might be device-related and therefore should be resolved at the hardware level. A fresh operating system installation might be necessary – a faulty system installation process can result in data loss.

File versions list

Filename GlobalSerif.CompositeFont
System Windows 10
File size 29779 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 b77ab4697b17fbbb25e41a15cc31d94e
SHA1 e1b9b037f27a54cd680b048fbda5c0cccff4b2d4
SHA256 cd5d17408fcfdf97173b4ea32697ae889431d3ce230e9da916cc63e2dd05c3f4
CRC32 17c974e0
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\WPF\Fonts\
Filename GlobalSerif.CompositeFont
System Windows 8.1
File size 29779 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 b77ab4697b17fbbb25e41a15cc31d94e
SHA1 e1b9b037f27a54cd680b048fbda5c0cccff4b2d4
SHA256 cd5d17408fcfdf97173b4ea32697ae889431d3ce230e9da916cc63e2dd05c3f4
CRC32 17c974e0
Example file location ---
Filename GlobalSerif.CompositeFont
System Windows 8
File size 29779 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 b77ab4697b17fbbb25e41a15cc31d94e
SHA1 e1b9b037f27a54cd680b048fbda5c0cccff4b2d4
SHA256 cd5d17408fcfdf97173b4ea32697ae889431d3ce230e9da916cc63e2dd05c3f4
CRC32 17c974e0
Example file location ---
Filename GlobalSerif.CompositeFont
System Windows 7
File size 29779 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 b77ab4697b17fbbb25e41a15cc31d94e
SHA1 e1b9b037f27a54cd680b048fbda5c0cccff4b2d4
SHA256 cd5d17408fcfdf97173b4ea32697ae889431d3ce230e9da916cc63e2dd05c3f4
CRC32 17c974e0
Example file location ---
Filename GlobalSerif.CompositeFont
System Windows Vista
File size 29779 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 b77ab4697b17fbbb25e41a15cc31d94e
SHA1 e1b9b037f27a54cd680b048fbda5c0cccff4b2d4
SHA256 cd5d17408fcfdf97173b4ea32697ae889431d3ce230e9da916cc63e2dd05c3f4
CRC32 17c974e0
Example file location ---