Allow non-admin users to install Fonts in Windows
attrib -r -s %systemroot%fonts takeown /f "%systemroot%fonts" /r /d n icacls "%systemroot%fonts" /grant USERNAMEorGROUP:M /t icacls "%systemroot%system32FNTCACHE.dat" /grant USERNAMEorGROUP:M /t attrib +s %systemroot%fonts
Create a batch file with the commands above and run it as an administrator. Non-admin users will now to be able to install fonts in Windows.
I was essentially faced with this issue when I was employed at Sony Entertainment Television. For every single font I wanted installed, the IT guy had to personally come to my desk, log in as an Admin and install the font. Too cumbersome right? This was also the time when I discovered that Windows has no setting to provide read/write access to the Fonts folder for non-admin users.