{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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Creating title pages with many centered lines each with different font sizes?

I'm trying to imitate a title page exactly like the following image. It's got a long title spread out across multiple lines, each having a different font size. I'm using the Memoir class. What's the ...
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Fake math sizing using tokens assignment

I'd like to implement sizing functions like \Huge in a way that makes them work in math mode as well. Essentially I want to create a command myHuge which maps {foo \myHuge bar} to {foo \mbox{\Huge ...
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How to change font for a particular section? [duplicate]

Let us consider the following scenario. This is the partial code in the main.tex file and which includes code from other tex files like certificate.tex, abstract.tex etc., .................... ...
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Change line spacing in nested nodes

I tried to change the line spacing in a node nested to another. I have tried to use \linepsread and \baselineskip but both doesn't work. MWE: \documentclass[]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} ...
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Changing tick label size globally

I am trying to change the font size of the tick labels, but they won't react to \pgfplotsset{every tick label/.append style={font=\scriptsize}} This is because I create the tikz-file automatically ...
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Adjusting vertical position of a dingbat font symbol

At the end of brief sentence I inserted a dingbat font symbol to point to an area on the page to the right. Since the original size looked small, I enlarged the symbol by using font size control ...
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Scalable font does not actually scale? pdflatex

I imagined that a scalable font could be scaled to any number. Apparently not? MWE: % !TEX TS-program = pdflatex % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode ...
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Unable to change font size form 12 to 11 [closed]

I want to my change the font size in my file from 12 point to 11 point. I have changed the document class line to \documentclass[11pt]{article} but the latex is processing the document for a long ...
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Registered trademark in superscript and tiny font

Given this alias in my LaTeX stylesheet that allows me to show a superscript registered trademark symbol by just typing \rr \newcommand{\rr}[0]{\textsuperscript{\textregistered}\xspace} How would ...
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Italic or font change for a whole section

I would like to change the appearance of a whole section in a text with math content. I have for instance a half page with several equations in it which I would like to be differentiated from the rest ...
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Understanding ptsize options in article.cls

When the 10pt, 11pt and 12pt class options are used with the standard LaTeX classes everything works as expected. Except, if I put two of them in the class' options I would expect the last given to ...
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changing fontsize in pstricks

I'd like to create a contour diagram based off the following template \documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add,pst-eucl} \psset { PointName=none, ...
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Reduce fontsize beamer sidebar

I want to reduce the font size of my beamer sidebar in the berkeley theme because is not enough for all my sections. How can I save some space to fit all my titles?
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Change math font size only in one section

I'm trying to modify the math environment font size but only in a defined part of my document. \DeclareMathSizes{a}{b}{c}{d} works fine but affects the whole document. Is there a simple way to change ...
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Font scaling: Shrink all fontsizes locally

I have a section at the end of my document that contains various elements that do not trivially react to writing \small in front of the section (e.g. \printbibliography, but also some custom ...
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How to set font size at exactly 11 pt?

I am trying to write a research proposal in LaTeX. To this end, I am using the package proposal. The guidelines are strict, my proposal MUST be written in Arial 11 pt. My concern is the following: I ...
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Anyfontsize Package Syntax

For reasons of their own, the print shop wants text set at 22 pt on letter paper with 1" margins. So after a few runs of \documentclass[22pt,letterpaper]{memoir} and the error "unused global option ...
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skaknew package, double check symbol

I've written some 'beginners guide' to chess using LaTeX. With following preamble: \usepackage[skaknew]{chessboard,skak} And the following code: \par ...laten. Er volgt \mainline{1... Nf2+ ...
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Set font size for footnotes

I am writing my thesis and my university requirements ask me to set the footnotes font size at 9pt. The body text size is 12pt. I tried to change the value using : \renewcommand{\footnotesize}{(one ...
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Using custom-aligned subarray in LyX

I need to write a vertically stacked subscript in a notation meant to say "evaluate expression at k=..., and k'=...". In the end it should look like / SOME \ | BIG | \ ...
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adjust text's size in beamer when bibliography is too long

Im a using beamer and my bibliogrpahy is too long to fit on one single frame. My code is very simple : \begin{frame}%[allowframebreaks=0.9] \section*{Bibliographie} \nocite{*} \printbibliography ...
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Increase the size of subscript in math mode

I would like to add the size of the subscript p_i in the math form here: $loc_{p_i}$
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Set Bibliography font and size same as section

I have to make a document in which the References section must have the same font size and style as the main content. I have : I tried to do : \renewcommand{\bibname}{\normalfont References} ...
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Problem with MikTex and Hebrew when using 12pt font

I'm using MikTex 2.9 (on Windows 7), together with the culmus-latex pack (I used the instructions I found here: http://www.ma.huji.ac.il/~sameti/tex/culmusmiktex.html). When working with the default ...
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Paragraph break only if insufficient space to end of line

I want to write source like Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet. \smallnote{Smaller.} and have it render so that if there is enough room for a \parindent plus the start of the \smallnote (the first word, ...
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How to change font size only in one page --> “Table of content”

Hello i want to change the font size of my table of content.. right now it just exceeds page 1. I want all of it to be in 1 page.. how can i make the text smaller.. Hope someone can help soon, ...
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Side by side images (Centering subfloats and changing font) [duplicate]

I have the following images produced by the following code: \begin{figure} [H] \def\tabularxcolumn#1{m{#1}} \begin{tabularx}{\linewidth}{@{}cXX@{}} % \begin{tabular}{cc} \subfloat[Node 3 - Therapy ...
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Different sizes of font available in table?

I have a table and it appears I only have two options when it comes to font size: large and small. There should be a medium option, correct? I get an error when I replace small or large with ...
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Font size and font type

I'm writing a LaTeX document with \documentclass[pdftex,11pt,openright,headsepline]{book}. I'm now creating plots in Matlab and I want to have the axis and title of these plots to have the same font ...
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Change font size of the verbatim environment

I want to apply small fonts inside the Verbatim environment e.g. {\small \begin{Verbatim} 1 double x, y; 2 double z, w; 3 main(); 4 return 0; \end{Verbatim}} Before the command \small ...
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Selecting font size in a table

I have the following table decleration: \begin{table}[H] \caption{Tree construction table for subsample 1} \centerline{ \scriptsize \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline %%%%%VALUES%%% \hline ...
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Cannot set documentclass size parameter

I am using LaTeX to write a report, my header is : \documentclass[12pt]{extreport} %packages \usepackage[francais]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Latex Table font size set to 10pt

I would like to set my table to font 10pt. Here is my coding \begin{table}[h] \resizebox{\textwidth}{!}{% \begin{tabular}{|l|l|l|l|l|} \hline & A & ...
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Change ToC to \section instead of \chapter

I'm using the report class, and because of this, my table of contents is also displayed as a chapter (i.e. using a chapter heading for "Contents"). This is overly large, and just causes my ToC to wrap ...
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Unable to change the font size of poster

\documentclass[a0, landscape, 20pt]{sciposter} is my declaration. I try to change the 20pt to other smaller values, but it does not work. What is the solution to this situation? Thank you very much. ...
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Changing text font size without changing math font size

I want to change font size of text to 14pt, but it's important to me that math font size must be 12pt. Is there any way to change font size of text without changing font size of math text? I would ...
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\beamergotobutton size

How do I change the default size of the button? Right now I have a frame looking like this: \documentclass[T]{beamer} \definecolor{links}{HTML}{2A1B81} ...
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Set font style to Courier New and font size of 10pt in framed

I would like to change the font from Times New Roman to Courier New in the framed environment and it should have a font size of 10pt. Here my current coding: \begin{lstlisting} ...
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How can I make underbrace texts be in normal-text size?

Situation I am using \underbrace with \substack for multi-line underbracing. The problem is that the text under the brace is small relative to the normal text. I want to make the size of texts under ...
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\huge doesn't change the font size of equations [closed]

I am trying to write a single sentence with large font size which contains a bit of mathematicas. For example, \Huge This is a sentence, $x+x$. But \Huge only changes the font size of the text, ...
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Why does't the \SetAlFnt work in the algorithm2e?

I want to use the \SetAlFn to change the font size of the algorithm, but it doesn't seem work at all. Here is my code. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Conventional margins and font size for a (big) thesis in computer science

I am writing a big thesis in computer science. I use geometry package for the page layout. For the font size, I hesitate between 11pt and 12pt. Let's assume I use 12pt here. Because I want the page ...
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Compile several files in their own font size in a main document

I use the subfiles package to compile several files in a main document. I have for example a document file1.tex in 12 pt, and another file2.tex in 10 pt both in article class( in preamble : ...
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How can I redefine a character such as the (actual text) dollar sign?

I am using text/old-style figures in my document with the Palatino font, and I find that the dollar sign (\$) is too large for most dollar figures. I've found that it looks good if I take the font ...
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Is there anyway to reduce the font size less than scriptsize in subcaption? [duplicate]

I want to use four picture on one slide, using the subfigure command. I did it, but the font size of the subcption is really big, I'm using scriptsize compared with four subfig. Is the anyway to ...
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Reproducing the style of Stacks Project \TeX documents

For my work, I use a lot the Stacks Project documents printed in PDF. I am trying to use the same style (especially text fonts and size of them) because I am used to it for my own documents but it ...
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MS Word font size matching visually the LaTeX default one

What is the most resembling font in terms of size and style to the default used in LaTeX? I write in MS Word first, then copy it to LaTeX – this seems to be faster for me if not dealing with graphics, ...
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How to reduce font size of TOC on lyx beamer

I am using a LyX beamer template which can be downloaded from this link. I'm having trouble with a large TOC, which can't fit on one page. How can I reduce the font size of TOC, so that it can be fit ...
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Font size decreases instead of increasing

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...all the packages I need \begin{document} \chapter*{Abstract} bla bla bla \pagebreak \input{dedication} \chapter*{Acknowledgements} ...
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Multiple font sizes in a section heading [duplicate]

I'm currently writing a paper for a conference which requires the first letter of words in section titles to be size 10 font, and all subsequent letters to be size 8 (all capital). I've had a look at ...