Questions tagged [fontsize]

{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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Increasing the font size makes the font smaller instead

I screen capped my workspace in overleaf below: The font size was initially at 12 pts as is in the command \documentclass[titlepage,12 pt]{article}. When I tried increasing the font size to 14 by ...
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Prevent fontsize command resize equation numbers

I'm copy-editing a paper where the author used \fontsize to resize equations: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} Normal size equation and equation ...
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How to set `\autocite{}` of `biblatex` as `\tiny` using beamer

I would like to produce beamer slides with biblatex and to set the font size of the citations with \autocite{} as \tiny while keeping the font size of the citations with \textcite default (\normalsize)...
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Make text of a single line bigger on beamer

I am using beamer for a presentation and need to create a title page. I have the usual 'title', 'author', 'institution', 'date'. Now ideally I would like to put another line below this that is the ...
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Style Latex journal for MiKTeX

How I can install this package on MikTeX correctly, I have copied in the same directories of latex ( MiKTeX) but it gives an error of font T2A https://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/fonts/cyrillic/literat/
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DocumentClass options - ex

I have a LaTeX file with the following line: \documentclass[1.5ex]{report} Can I confirm that the options set is to set the x height of the main body font to 1.5mm? (as an aside does anyone know what ...
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Setting a document according to specifications

I need some help to format a document according to some given specifications. I started by using an older .cls file that I managed to find, which includes some but not all of the specifications I need....
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how to change the font type and size?

I'm new to latex and I'm trying to change the font type and size of the thesis title, chapter headings, sub chapters headings, abstract, table of figures and acknowledgment , first I tried to change ...
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font, text style etc [duplicate]

This might be awkward to ask but just wonder if by any chance one could inform me: I just like very much the font and the text style used in this report here https://mast.queensu.ca/~math472/NaciSaldi....
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font type and size and margins of thesis

I'm trying to write my thesis using latex for the first time, the graduate school insisted that we follow some headlines; The line spacing in the main body of the thesis must be 1,5, Line spacing ...
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On the saturation of fontsize

Below I wrote a code using the grid package showing: When the fontsize is 20 the height of the parenthesis is 20 points, which is what we expect. When the fontsize is 40 the height of the parenthesis ...
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How to make multiple figures closer together?

I have 12 plots which I want to make them one figure explaining the situation in the different scenarios. But when I try to put them together, they become far from each other. which causes the number ...
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How to change size of first parameter into environment?

I would like the first parameter of this environment to appear in a larger font size, but it doesn't work for me. This is my code: \newenvironment{ct}[1][\unskip]{% \large {#1} \addvspace{\...
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Font Size and fbox Size

When we set the fontsize to be 20 points I am wondering which size of the fbox bonding box enclosing a letter is 20 points. To understand I write a code as below and there are two main questions I ...
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Correct approach to 10pt quote size?

Some specification for thesis require 10pt quote on a separate line. Assuming that the thesis is written with 12pt is this correct approach to obtain 10pt for quote? Is any other simple solution? \...
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How increase the font size of an equation with begin{equation}?

I have the following code in RMarkdown that prints an equation like: # in a LaTeX environment I would write: \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation}\label{eq: eq1} \psi_{j} = \frac{\...
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Different linespacing between title page and sections

I need my document to have a linespace of 2, but not on the title. I tried customizing the \baselineskip command, but this changes the line spacing also on the title. I also tried \fontsize{}{} and \...
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Keeping the font size between pdfLaTex and XeLaTex

I'm currently compiling my document in pdfLaTex, but I have one of my references that is in Japanese and nothing is displayed. The only solution I found is to use XeLaTeX with these commands: \...
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How to make headings (incl title) 12 pt font? [duplicate]

For a submission requirement, everything in my document has to be 12 pt. The submission structure is set up for Word submissions, as the organization largely works with scientists, but I need to use ...
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Integral Large not working with packages

I have been trying to increase the size of the integral to be sizable relative to the rest of the function inside the integral with no luck, I believe it is due to the black background. Is there a way ...
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Change font size in xltabular

I am creating a table as follows: \usepackage{xltabular} \begin{document} \begin{xltabular}[l]{\textwidth}{X | X | X | X} \caption{Table 1} \label{Table 1} Text 1 & Text 2 & Text ...
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Set long table automatically to textwidth by changing font size

I have a 4 column Table that spans several pages. Thus, I use longtable as follows: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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How to change the font size of IEEEtran references

I am writing a paper using the IEEEtran document class and bibliography style. However, I am using 12pt font size. The line: \documentclass[journal,12pt,a4paper]{IEEEtran} has worked just fine for the ...
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Align font size for tables with different number of columns

I am fairly new to LaTeX and I have a quite basic question. I create tables like this: \begin{table}[H] \resizebox{\textwidth}{!}{% \begin{tabular}{@{\extracolsep{5pt}}lD{.}{.}{-2} D{.}{.}{...
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acronyms font size

I am using the acronym package and the acronyms font size is smaller than the document text. But I have some acronyms that include small letters like (QoS). I used the following in the definition: \...
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Font size changes when printing PDF, but not when viewing it on screen

I have a very large and complex tufte-book document. I have not been able to pinpoint what causes the issue I am reporting here, so for now, I can not provide an MWE... but maybe this is a known ...
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Place text next to a down arrow

I would like to place a text next to an arrow. The figure below shows how I would like it to look. I tried to use the commands ^ and _ and also \hspace and \vspace, but it is not getting the way you ...
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What's the difference between fontsize and scale?

In the \newwatermark two options fontsize=15pt and scale=10,What's the difference between them? \documentclass{book} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage[printwatermark]{xwatermark} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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How do I properly define a small square math symbol? [duplicate]

I would like to create a math symbol using a command \smallsquare, which would look like this: I know that there is \sqbullet from the mathabx package, or \...
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Scaling issues with mtpro2 fonts + extarticle class

I'm using the mtpro2 fonts in combination with the extarticle class in xelatex (don't think this matters). I just want an article class where I can use a small font size, like 8pt or 9pt. Reason is ...
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Effecting a Vertical Stretch on Some of the Words in a Title

I would like to know if given a particular font size, if it is possible to vertically stretch the letters while maintaining the width size? For example, \documentclass{article} \textwidth 5.25in \...
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On making a real analysis book

I am in the process of making a book for my own and not to be published of course about introductory real analysis, my main concern is about the format that I have to set in order to ensure maximum ...
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How to select 5.5 or 7 pt font in mtpro2?

The 7 pt and 5.5 pt fonts are for sub/superscripts and second-order sub/superscripts respectively. I am trying to use them as part of the body text. Comparison with this mtpro2 brochure shows that my ...
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Why is a simple fraction not displaying properly? [closed]

This should be pretty basic, but I can't work out what I'm doing wrong here. I'm trying to just write a = 1/6 with the fraction displayed the normal way, 1 over 6. I've tried both a = \frac{1}{6} and ...
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Create a complete 10.5 font size setup for XeLaTeX

I must print a book with 10.5 pt size, and I am using XeLaTeX because I need to use some otf fonts. In the past, I have been able to create a custom fontsize by redefining the commands \normalsize, \...
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Why is the font size of subcaptions smaller than what I defined?

I don't know if this complies with the specification, but I'd like the subcaption has the same size as the caption. So I tried to define like this way: \usepackage[font=small]{caption} \usepackage[...
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How does LaTeX compute the bounding box of a character?

Consider the following document: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\sfdefault} \begin{document} \def\text{0} \newlength\len \...
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Change subscript font size in ConTeXt

In ConTeXt, is it possible to make subscript font larger (but not other parts) in math formulas? I'd be happier if it takes effect document-globally. I'm creating a document like this (my real example ...
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How to determine this font?

I cannot figure out what font is being used in this screenshot: It's not, by any means, Latin Modern nor the normal Computer Modern. There's a trick or something fishy going on here. I did the ...
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How to create a custom bold font for chapter, section, subsection titles without resetting to defaults?

I am working with an existing template for my thesis and I need to make my chapter and section titles bold and a specific font size. I use the titlesec package. The code used to change the \...
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TikZ: How to pass the font size of the calling document to the called standalone tikz file?

I would like to make any change in the font size of the main calling document affect the font size of the text and the drawing dimensions of the standalone file since any current change in the article ...
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How to make the font size of the title larger than the largest [duplicate]

How can I increase the font of the title? For some reason it doesn't react to \huge or \Large etc. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{cmap} \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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How to doublespace a document [duplicate]

I am writing my thesis in LaTeX, using Overleaf as the site to compile the document. I want to make doublespace between lines. Can I know: How to set double-spaced text (1-inch margins, 12-point font) ...
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How to align equations under section name, not numbering?

I tried aligning equations under section names, but instead they got aligned under section numberings. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \title{Integration I} \...
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Set to width by adjusting font size in LaTeX?

I'm trying to set a multi-line block of text with a fixed width where each line is justified by adjusting font size without breaking the lines. The SILE typesetter has this feature in its specimen ...
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Applying \LARGE\rmfamily\scshape\textbf to entire title in beamer class

I'm trying to apply \LARGE\rmfamily\scshape\textbf to an entire title and \rmfamily\scshape\textbf to an entire subtitle in the beamer class (see the minimal working example below). However, if I use {...
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changing the position and fontsize of the footnote in beamer

I created a slide template for a presentation in LaTex using Beamer package. I set some footnotes to be displayed such as logo and some text (a title and the name of university). At the moment in the ...
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How can I change a math symbol's size globally?

I'm writing a document with many numbers in scientific notation, with LuaTeX. I don't like \cdot because it leaves too much white space on both sides of the number. I don't like {\cdot} because it ...
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Making everything in the document thicker

The problem is how to make everything in a document slightly thicker. My starting point was spurred by Computer Modern, which I would like to make thicker. In this question, the problem was almost ...
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Homogeneous table of contents changing the font size

I was doing my thesis when I noticed that in the table of content one of the lines got a huge letter. How can I make the font appear in the table of contents on this line equal to that of the other ...

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