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I recently started using org-mode in emacs for my paper writing needs. One problem I have is that when I render latex equation fragments, the resulting inline images are too small for me to read easily.

Is there a way to scale up the rendered images?

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»when I render«: Are the equations to small in the pdf or in the preview in orgmode? – Keks Dose Oct 21 '12 at 9:12
You can try to modify the variable preview-scale-function. It is documented at gnu.org/software/auctex/manual/preview-latex/… – N.N. Oct 21 '12 at 9:15
@KeksDose I have the problem with the preview in org-mode, so I'm pretty sure this is it (or he wouldn't call them fragments, inline, or mention org altogether). – Nikana Reklawyks Oct 21 '12 at 19:40
@KeksDose Yeah, its just the preview inside emacs – sam33r Oct 23 '12 at 3:22
@N.N. I couldn't find that variable in my installation, perhaps because I'm using Aquamacs on the Mac. Perhaps I should have mentioned that :P – sam33r Oct 23 '12 at 3:33
up vote 9 down vote accepted

I have this in my .emacs:

;; bigger latex fragment
(plist-put org-format-latex-options :scale 1.5)
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This works perfectly, thanks! – sam33r Oct 23 '12 at 3:32

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