How to Download and Fix GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont?

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont related errors on your device. You can also download GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 8 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont
File extension COMPOSITEFONT
Type Font
Description Windows Composite Font
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
File size 116922
Oldest file 2009-04-11
Latest file 2017-03-18
Fix File Errors

There are various types of errors related to GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont file. GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.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.

GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont file

The last solution is to manually download and replace GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont file.

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

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

If the steps did not solve your GlobalUserInterface.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 GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont
System Windows 10
File size 116922 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 2ea1bea2cd75cd42e0da9f3b998ccea3
SHA1 d13af62c760c1f964373680d608c8b30052205a3
SHA256 bf0d892b3af81dd427628be913a2f939d3e20ed555089757a3f3958fc717a064
CRC32 a892c7e8
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\WPF\Fonts\
Filename GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont
System Windows 8.1
File size 55867 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 40f94aa906bf58374e2fef90353c5211
SHA1 3b8c0b64949dd5b545d286f1785c639242f5a8b2
SHA256 6ba87b66cabd1595796360738064126d9521a0500e85c0d7dee0607868df7a10
CRC32 90ab91e2
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\WPF\Fonts\
Filename GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont
System Windows 7
File size 43318 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 8f64a583b0823bfc2fdf7277e67b5e16
SHA1 f8029c828d0aef58f8818b866f1f7f1ec2f095b8
SHA256 b637a0f9031088d08147f397836fe1c16b15c70db696db4ddea05ec5b95b4f91
CRC32 8c06e402
Example file location C:\Windows\Fonts\
Filename GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont
System Windows Vista
File size 37665 bytes
Date 2009-04-11
File details
MD5 e3e173cda7b3982d762143be19047ed5
SHA1 917304d5d483ca1c3a7814a546100a07e0de3590
SHA256 5c02d5b0f04a39bf78a3ff6d0201ba6c820055f330f5215ea7f4cd9a1ae6931a
CRC32 333b972d
Example file location ---
Filename GlobalUserInterface.CompositeFont
System Windows 8
File size 55867 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 40f94aa906bf58374e2fef90353c5211
SHA1 3b8c0b64949dd5b545d286f1785c639242f5a8b2
SHA256 6ba87b66cabd1595796360738064126d9521a0500e85c0d7dee0607868df7a10
CRC32 90ab91e2
Example file location ---