Designed at ParaType in 1990 by Tagir Safayev.
Based on Courier typewriter face of International Business Machines, 1956, by Howard Kettler.
The decorative styles were added in 1997 by Alexander Tarbeev.
Courier Font families
The Courier includes the following font families:
Courier Bold Italic
Courier Rough Bold
Here is a preview of how Courier will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
Is Courier A free font? Is Courier Free to Download?
No,Courier is not free to download. You will need to pay for it I'm afraid.
Almost every font that we list on HighFonts.com is a paid-for, premium font. We do have a Free Fonts section where we list free fonts that you can download.
There is no point trying to find a free download of Courier so please don't waste your time looking.
It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Courier for free. There's a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Courier remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!
If you really want Courier and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)