{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 change fontsize in documentclass sciposter?

How to change fontsize in documentclass sciposter? I am unable to change the fontsize using \documentclass[10pt]{sciposter}.
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Change reference title size

I need to change the font size of reference title in ctexbook. An obvious way is redefining the \bibname macro. However, that would change the heading as well. For example, \renewcommand{\bibname}{\...
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Linguex in sciposter

I am trying to create a linguistic poster with sciposter but the glossed examples appear in wrong fontsize. Here is a MWE: \documentclass[a0,28pt]{sciposter} \usepackage{linguex} \begin{document} \...
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Uniform line spacing in columns

I have 2 columns of text, with most text in regular size, and few paragraphs in smaller size. I'd like to have the line spacing (roughly) uniform - that every line in the left size will match a line ...
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Compact latex document given the current formatting?

I am trying to compile a latex document that is compact as possible because I am allowed to bring a one paged sheet into an exam I am writing (may sound kind of funny but I think it may be applicable ...
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LyX Enumerate how to size item number

When I go into the Enumerate environment in LyX, it generates item numbers, but they are much larger than I would like. Is there a way to specify the size of the item numbers?
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Cyrillic monospaced fonts problem in beamer

Note: Please scroll down and see the UPD 2, which clarifies the problem. I need to use \texttt (or even \verbatim) in my presentation. Unfortunately, it looks like it doesn’t work with beamer at all. ...
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How to write a text under subscript [duplicate]

I know two different ways to write the following: We can either type $(a_{ij})_{\mathop{1\le i\le n}\limits_{1\le j\le n }}$ or, as shown here, $(a_{ij})_{\underset{1 \leq j \leq n}{1\le i\le n}}$. ...
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Conversion from math mode of the form $x_a$ to text?

I want to convert from italic math mode $x_a$ to upright. So I thought \text{x_a} would do. But due to the underscore sign it doesn’t work. Any ideas?
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How to change the greek symbol $\nu$ into upright bold

How can I change the font of the Greek symbol \nu into upright bold?
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How to use \footnotesize on longtable content and keep caption \normalsize?

This makes \normalsize-d caption, but table index stays \footnotesize-d. How can I fix that? Text before the long table {\footnotesize \begin{longtable}{lll} <data> \caption{\normalsize My ...
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Variable font size of a text string

I was wondering if it is possible to use \fontsize{<size>}{<line space>} in a loop in order to create a text string of strictly decreasing/increasing font size from, say, 30 to 2. Surely ...
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How many font styles of $x$ and $X$ can we use?

I want to use different variable styles in my dissertation. I'm currently using $x$ for a single random variable, $\mathbf{x}$ for a set of random variables and $\mathcal{X}$ for a state space. I also ...
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How to scale a box based on the font size of another piece of text?

I'm trying to make a chapter style in a memoir document. This is the current code: \documentclass[11pt]{memoir} \usepackage[oldstyle]{libertine} \usepackage{lipsum} \newcommand\lefthang[1]{\...
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Control header position and font size

I need to: place the page header 1 inch from the top of the page. change font size for the page header to be the same font size (\normalsize) as in the table of contents. I've used geometry as ...
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Change font size of item number on left of itemize list

Considering the following TeX code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item[1] abc \item[2] def \end{itemize} \end{document} How one can change the font size of ...
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Spurious whitespace wrapping display math in \small

I can put display math in the middle of a paragraph of text using \[...\], but I would like the math to use font size small. If I wrap the display block in {\small...} the second half of the paragraph,...
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Problems with font size and font family

I have a document in book class and have two problems: Font size in math mode and text mode is not the same. I want all but headings in the same font size for all the document, for example, 12pt. ...
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Change the size of a particular piece of text [duplicate]

I want to increase the size of a particular text. Suppose I want to write the following: "I am a hungry cat I want to drink the rains I am not thirsty" I want the middle line to be written in big ...
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Change fontsize for CJK characters?

I have the following example: \documentclass[10pt, a4paper, parskip=full]{article} % twoside can be added if two sided margin layout is desired \usepackage[a4paper,vmargin={30mm, 20mm},hmargin={30mm, ...
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xpinyin change font

I am using the package xpinyin for displaying pinyin, a Chinese phonetic script above Chinese characters. This seems to work well, but I want to change the font of the phonetic script. I found some ...
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Help with formatting headers

People. I am new person to LaTeX. I wasted a lot of time for these easy things... I am sorry to interrupt all of you. oh, I am trying my best to find solution to these problems. But everytime ...
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Why are the axis labels too large when using tikzDevice and lattice?

I'm working on a paper that is to be submitted to an Elsevier journal. The official guidelines state that: As a general rule, the lettering on the artwork should have a finished, printed size of ...
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How to change font of bibliography with no extra text appeared before it?

I want to change font of bibliography (using package natbib). I found some solutions here. They worked for me, but the text size (e.g.: \small or 10pt) started to appear as text before bibliography. I ...
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Change fontsize of an array within an align environment

I am trying to label several lines at once in a very long equation. From this question I have come up with the following minimal example: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[onehalfspacing]{setspace} \...
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How do I get the font sizes I need when they are in between the defaults? SAE Class progress

I don't really know much about hacking together a class file, but as I have mentioned elsewhere on the forum, I am trying to do one for SAE. My current class file only supports a 10pt font size as the ...
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How to make the same font size?

I have a question, why it's a difference font size of "name" and "name of department"? And how to make it the same? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[russian]{babel} \...
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how to change font-size of a tikz tree

Is there a possibility to change the font size of the text right on the line of the following tree? I would like to reduce it, so that the tree does not appear such big. I hope someone may help me. ...
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Make small caps the same size as lowercase

Letters in small caps (\scshape) are larger (height and width) than lower case letters. How can you make them the same size? Minimal example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Default: \...
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Section, figure, table numbers are in smaller font size [closed]

I have used \include{resultsanddiscussion} to import certain chapter results and discussion. I have used \fontsize{16pt}{18pt}\selectfont to determine heading size 16 pt and spacing 18 pt. the code of ...
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Beamer: how to change the font size in math mode?

The first image is what I have at the moment, the second image is what I would like to get. As you can see, in the second image the formula font size is a little bit bigger than in the first image. I ...
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Identifying and writing the font size

I am trying to identify whether the current font size is small. So here is a MWE of what I am trying to do \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ifthen} \begin{document} \makeatletter \ifthenelse{\f@...
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Is there any second way to change font size!

I am using a specific latex template for my thesis. But I cannot change the font size, that I want to have 14pt. Here is my code: \documentclass[MACS,english]{gucthesis} \usepackage{geometry} \...
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Increasing the size of the navigation sidebar text in Beamer (Berkeley theme)

How can I increase the size of the navigation sidebar in Beamer? I'm using the Berkeley theme. I'd only like to change the size of the sections and subsections, keeping the subsection size smaller ...
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change font size of moderncv

How can I increase the font size in moderncv? The font size in \documentclass is currently ignored. I only found solutions to change \namefont, \titlefont, \addressfont, \quotefont, \sectionfont, \...
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Matlab2tikz breaks major tick weight

matlab2tikz breaks my tick weights on both x-and-y axis. The figure in MATLAB looks like following. After running it through matlab2tikz with all possible known options of ExtraAxisOptions, I ...
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How to change section spacing article class

I want all my section headings and body text to be spaced as per below rule. I use article class. Space before: 0pt Space after: 50–100% of text size Line spread = 135% of text size How can this ...
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How can I expand the font size within a heading (section, subsection, etc.)?

I'd like to make a list of headings with their font sizes: I envision something like the following: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \section{{\textbackslash}section \makeatletter\f@size pt\...
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Changing font size inside table [duplicate]

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath,amssymb} \usepackage[hang,perpage,symbol*]{footmisc} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{scrextend} \usepackage{url} \title{} ...
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Incorrect vertical line spacing after changing font size in table

I would like to change the font size of a parragraph in a table cell. If I do not put \par at the end of the parragraph it does not do the correct line spacing. However, if I put it, I get an anoying ...
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Reduce section, subsection font size in beamer sidebar

I have the same problem listed here: Reduce fontsize beamer sidebar Except the given answer there does not work. Thanks to the rules here at Stack Exchange, I am not allowed to post any comments ...
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latex \fontsize{12}{18} equals to MS Word 12pt and its linespace 1.5?

I use \fontsize{12}{18} in latex for 12pt and its linespace 1.5 in MS Word. But I think not equals. Why? And what is correct option in \fontsize{?}{?} ?
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Writing in OCR-B, size 1

I have a specification stating that I need to write in OCR-B, size 1. I am currently using the package ocr, but using the macro \ocr{0123} results in a font way to large, compared with a test PDF I ...
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What are compact fonts for which I can easily set the font size to 11.75?

As the title already says, I am looking for a nice font, which is also appropriate to write formulas in. It would be nice to be able to set the font size to 11.75 (I am a little bit short of space).
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How can I use Times New Roman in size 11.5?

I always get the following warning: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `OMS/cmsy/m/n' in size <11.5> not available
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Is font size in latex comparable to font size in word? [duplicate]

I need to hand in my master thesis soon and the guidelines state that it's highly recommended to take font size 12. However, when I use \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,fleqn]{article} \usepackage{times} ...
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How to adjust the font size of bera sans?

I am using the Utopia font in my document, and it works perfectly well. As I want to put chemical formulas in sans-serif font, I was now looking for a suitable sans serif font to match the Utopia font....
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Issue with KOMA fontsize=10.5pt option and onehalfspacing setting for setspace

My document isn't compiling anymore as soon as I use a fraction as fontsize in \documentclass[fontsize=10.5pt]{scrartcl}. Compilation breaks at \usepackage[onehalfspacing]{setspace} with the error ...
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Fonts in (AMS)TeX

The source files I am playing with are in ordinary (AMS)TeX, not LaTeX. I find TeX fontography (is this a word?) to be rather confusing. In other document processing (like OpenOffice or MSWord, or ...
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Different font sizes for Figure and Subfigure Captions

That's what I use \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} The template I'm using is from a university and uses the Koma Script When adding figures or graphs I do this: \begin{figure}[h!] \...