{fontsize} is about selecting a document's standard font size (with class options like 12pt), changing relative font sizes within a document (with macros like \small or \large), and defining or modifying {macros} related to font sizes.

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how to give subsubsection text same size as subsection?

how to make the text size of \subsubsection heading same as that of \subsection? I find \subsubsection text size too small and want the headings to be of the same size. Only \section heading can be ...
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Document Layout

I have used TeX for almost 2 years now, so I am fairly confident with it. I have, however, never given any concern to the layout of the document, but now I face the problem. I want a file with less ...
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Font/text size suddenly changed [on hold]

I'm currently writing my thesis using \documentclass[12pt]{book}, I've really liked the size of the text up until today. So I just finished adding my references, and suddenly the text of my document ...
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Independent control of node fontsize in pgfplot

I am making several figures in my paper using pgfplot. I want to independently change the fontsize of tick labels, axis labels, legend and some other notes/labels in the figure. Say, 8 pt for axis ...
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Tikzposter - Text Size

So, I have to create a poster (unfortunately) and of course use my favourite tool LaTeX - but here is where it gets problematic: How does text or typeset size in TikZposter work - because it makes no ...
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Height of text not correct in fixed-height table

I am making a puzzle that involves putting the letters of nine-letter words in 3x3 boxes, and have written the following code to get started (MWE). \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\letters}[9]{\...
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How to reduce font size of only the citation marks when using natbib in Beamer or LaTeX?

I would like to reduce the size of the actual citation marks (that you get as a result of cite{key}) and make it half of the size of the regular font. Is this possible? I am using \documentclass[11pt]{...
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change font size in caption for selected figures

I am trying to have some environments in my LaTeX document where the font in general is smaller than in the main text. This means that whenever I include a figure, the caption from the \begin{figure}.....
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Vertical spacing in headline is off [duplicate]

In my bachelors thesis I have a problem with the title. The vertical spacing between the lines in the title seems a bit off and looks like this: It seems to me that the space between the first and ...
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Tiny table problem

I'm trying to make a table like this: But when i use this code to generate it: \begin{table}[h!] \centering \caption{Elastic properties of tissue} \label{jj} \begin{adjustbox}{width=\textwidth,...
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Redefine _ like _{\!_{ }}

I would like redefine _ like _{\!_{ }} to do subscripts smaller. I've tried with: \renewcommand{\_}[1] {_{\!_{#1}}} But it doesn't work, apparently, maybe I'm wrong. Take this equation, for ...
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Set format of the document as the format for the listing

I would like to set the text format of the document as the format for the listing. The words in the listing accross my tex document have a bigger space between the characters. I want them to the have ...
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Caption Fontsize Bigger than Text

I am having a problem with the document I am compiling. Until recently everything was working fine but then the text fontsize got smaller and the figure caption fontsize remained the same. I have ...
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How do I make a TikZ graphic with small sans serif font?

I want the font in the graphic to be sans serif, and to be smaller than the main document. I tried \begin{tikzpicture}[font=\sffamily] \tikzstyle{every node}=[font=\small] \draw (0,0) rectangle (5, ...
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why tex4ht do not change font size of \verb? when including \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}?

This MWE \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{ifluatex} \ifluatex \IfFileExists{luatex85.sty}{\usepackage{luatex85}}{} \ifdefined\HCode \usepackage[utf8]{luainputenc} \usepackage[T1]{...
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Symbol not in line with text

I'm using this solution of this question for printing a warning sign. But the text and the Symbol are vertically not correct algigned aligned in my special case. I want to have the same lower ...
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How to change caption fontsize in documentclass book?

I am using the document class book as follows \documentclass[11pt,twoside,openright,titlepage,B5]{book} for my thesis and the font size for the figure captions is the same as my text which I don't ...
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“BigText” formating: how to adapt the fontsize to make all lines have the same width?

As in this question on stackoverflow, I want to replicate the so-called 'big text' formatting: Functioning: You give as input: the line (column) width for each line, and the content of each ...
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How to change font size in math mode

I am currently using a widget on a website that uses LaTeX in order to typeset math. Everything that is entered into the widget is automatically in math mode, so I cannot use things like \large to ...
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setting font size in XeLaTeX

Previous questions have sought a straightforward way to specify font size (e.g., in points) of a new font family when using fontspec. One reason for why this might be needed is that some journals ...
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larger math fonts for R Markdown

I am looking for an "easy", i.e. not package dependent way of increasing the font size of the math equations I embed in my Rmd documents (eventually compiled by knitr). As an example: $$ \boxed{P(x=a;...
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Change font size of TeX code in LyX editor

I'm working on a manuscript in LyX and using knitr to incorporate R code. The problem is that my inline TeX code is unwieldy to look at in LyX. How can I make the font appear smaller in the editor? I ...
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Scale tikz reference in footnote

Using a \ref to a tikz/pgfplots maker works fine in normal text, but it seems not to scale with the text size e.g. the marker is too large in a footnote as in the following MWE \documentclass[14pt]{...
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Resume title formatting

So currently this puts everything into one line but I want my name to be much bigger and preferabbly the phone and email start from right not equally spaced from name. I still want everything to be in ...
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How do I increase the default font size of all slides in Beamer?

I found in the question How to set a small default font size with beamer? that you can reduce the default font size in Beamer by writing \documentclass[8pt]{beamer} However, the answer to this ...
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Special plain header gets deleted by editing font size in doc

After reading on this website, I have created a header on the first page that is different from the rest of the pages headers writing this in the preamble: \documentclass[twoside,12pt]{article} \...
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scale dancers font

I would like to use dancers font in beamer. I've converted Ulrike's answer to Use dancers with Miktex into a command and I can write the text I want, but I don't know how to make it larger. I could ...
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Change the font size of the equation in latex

How can i change the font size of both equation individually? \begin{eqnarray} \begin{split} % Change the font size r_j &= 2 \\ &\quad + 4 \end{split} \\ % Change the font size r_j = 2 + ...
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what's wrong with my (smaller) quote environment?

In baseline seems to change automatically I noticed that the baseline in some pieces of text was changing without an obvious request from me to make it change. Barbara Beeton helped me figure out ...
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Customize font size

What is the best way of using (large) custom font sizes in latex documents (e.g., for title pages)? I thought of using \scalebox. I have also seen there exists a \newfont command - can this be used?
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How to specify document font size less than 8pt?

I want to use the smallest readable font for cheatsheet, \documentclass[6pt]{extarticle} doesn't work
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Making frontpage template

I have made a front page in LaTeX, and I am happy with how it looks right now. However, I would like to optimize my code such that all I need is to change the text each time. More specifically, I ...
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Change font size globally. With KOMA-Script: bad size for indexes and exponents

I need to change the font-size of my document. So far, I use KOMA-Script in order to do this. I noticed that the appearance of the same mathematical text is not the same with different font sizes. I ...
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Tables: font size setting for all the cells and \arraystretch

I'm trying to create tables with small font size text in cells and large space between rows. If I put \small in every cell, the command \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.3} works, but if I try to put ...
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How to move the words “Nomenclature and Bibliography” at the top of the page?

I have two issues. First, I have to move the words "Nomenclature" and "Bibliography" at the top of the page. Right now these words appear 5 cm from the page border. I am using the following script \...
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Downseizing of Din-A4 manuscript to special format

I've created my manuscript with the following document class and options: \documentclass [fontsize=12pt,paper=a4,headsepline,plainheadsepline,headinclude,twoside,open=right,DIV=14,BCOR=10mm] {scrbook}...
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Continuation of font type and font size across text environments

In the following example, I using two different text environments to generate text visualizations: texshade and adjustwidth. The code calling texshade hereby generates formatted text in a different ...
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Is there a way to use 13pt as the main document font size with the memoir document class?

I have been using LaTeX, and I have just checked that the memoir class doesn't allow me to uso the Garamondx 13pt ... just 9,10,11,12 and 14pt. I have printed my book "prototype" and 14 seems a ...
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How to use EB Garamont Font with KOMA Script Font Size 16pt

I am using the ebgaramond package in my scrbook document. As a base font size I want to use 16pt but when I compile the document I get warnings like the following: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `...
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extra line at the ends of equal in tikzcd and confuse about font size of label of phantom arrow

When I choose the equal as the style of arrow, I find that there two very light extra line at the two ends of equal symbols. Maybe it depends on the PDF reader. I can find the extra lines when I use ...
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Grouping and undefined control sequence error

I was trying to figure out an answer to another question, which required a change of font and size in the middle of a sentence. So I tried to use a \begingroup and \endgroup to isolate the change of ...
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Easiest way to change font size in tabular

I got two tables, one underneath the other, with the following code. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,bibtotoc,headsepline,smallheadings,oneside,openright,fleqn,appendixprefix,BCOR5mm]{scrbook} \...
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Redefining font sizes in LaTex

My intention is to set all font sizes to \normalsize. I can achieve this by redefining the command for each font size, using: \renewcommand{\Large}{\normalsize} In this example, why the scriptsize is ...
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how to set font size and caption size same in latex? [closed]

Figure1: absorption coefficient of water. This figure 1 (caption) should be the same size with remaining text. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{gensymb} \...
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How do I set Arial as the main font of a document with Times New Roman for math?

The title is pretty self-explanatory. I'm a beginner with Latex and would like to know if there's a code that allows Arial 11pt font to be used for the main body of an article, and Times 12pt for math ...
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Altering font size and/or margins in Table Of Contents without altering the other pages

I have almost finished dissertation in LaTeX (yay!) however my table of contents goes slightly onto three pages (so only 3 sections of a chapter on the third page) is there any way of changing the ...
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Text formatting of document, without altering in-table text

I wish to change the font size/spacing of my text for my whole document, but keep the table text format the same as the LaTeX default. When I try implement change to the text, the same happens to the ...
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How do I reduce the size of the word “References” in the bibliography section?

I'm using \begin{thebibiliography} to generate a bibliography at the end of the page. The heading for this is "References" and I would like to reduce the size of this heading. I'm using the article ...
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tikz - Multi-line text size

I am using this command: \newcommand{\orgnode}[2]{\node[shape=rectangle,draw=black,align=center] at (#2) {\Large #1};} to make basic ORG chart nodes. I want the text size Large. This works with one ...
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Set custom margin for the res class

I am trying to make my resume using the res class. the problem that I am facing is with the page borders. How I do I set in acc Here is what My .tex file looks like %-------------------------------...