{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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Font switch in ConTeXt mkiv

I am struggling to switch the fonts in ConTeXt accordingly and feel that I am missing something basic. I try to mimic \RequirePackage{fontspec} % Use Neo Euler as math font \RequirePackage[vargreek-...
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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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Need smaller than \tiny

I use the following to reduce the size {\tiny $$ \begin{array}{|c||c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|} but it is still too large. How can I further reduce the size?
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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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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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“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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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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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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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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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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In ConTeXt, what command resets the font size to “normal” after e.g. \tfa?

I tried the following snippet just now: \starttext \tf A quick brown fox \par \tfc A quick brown fox \par \tf A quick brown fox \par \tfb A quick brown fox \par \tf A quick brown fox \par \tfa A ...
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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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pgfplot same size font in figures and same size figures

Hi I've created figures with standalone and pgfplot package. The figures output size are different to one another but more importantly the font size are different. I would like all figures to be of ...
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Reducing font size in equation

I wanted to type an equation in LaTeX. But it is too long to fit into one line. It involves big arrays with many columns so I cannot split it. I wanted to reduce the font size so that it can fit in ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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} \...