How Do I Add Fonts From Dafont to Silhouette Cameo?

Adding fonts from Dafont to Silhouette Cameo is an easy task. By following a few simple steps, you can quickly add the fonts you need and start making custom designs.

Step 1: Download the font you want to use from Dafont. Make sure that it is in TrueType Font (TTF) format. You can also find some fonts in OpenType (OTF) format, but it is not compatible with Silhouette Cameo.

Step 2: Once you have downloaded the font, open your Silhouette Studio software. Go to File > Install Fonts > Add Fonts… and locate the font file on your computer.

Select the font file and click “Install”. You will now see the font appear in your list of installed fonts.

Step 3: To use the font, simply select it from the list of installed fonts when creating a new text object in Silhouette Studio. You can type out your text and customize it by changing its size, color, and other settings as needed.

Step 4: When you are ready to cut out your design, go to Send > Send to Silhouette and choose your cutting settings such as material type and blade depth. Once everything is set up correctly, hit “Send” and watch as your design is cut out perfectly!


Adding fonts from Dafont to Silhouette Cameo is an easy process that doesn’t require any special knowledge or skills. All you need to do is download the font file in TTF format, install it into Silhouette Studio, select it for use when creating a text object, and finally send it for cutting with Silhouette Cameo. With these steps completed, you’ll be able to make professional-looking designs in no time!