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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Using a black square as list icon: How to position it correctly?

I would like to use a black square ■ instead of the standard bullet • for lists. Now its default size is a bit too big for my taste, so I shrank it down and ended up with the following definition (MWE ...
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Set global font size for report to 13pt [duplicate]

I'm currently in the process of writing on my PhD-thesis. According to my uni's theses formatting guidelines, font size should be 13 pt. The thesis document class is set to report, which only takes ...
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Tell LaTeX to use one command in one situation, a different one in another

In French, we write century numbers as the century number in Roman numerals, small caps, followed by e in superscript. As I use this a lot, I have created a command for it: \newcommand{\siecle}[1]{\...
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adjusting font size of all captions with prefered font size

I would like to change the font size of all captions in my thesis. The solutions I saw, were referring to use Caption package and font=footnotesize. However, this option is not suitable for me while I ...
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Too much vertical space in Beamer’s bibliography with superscript ordinals and tiny fontsize

I am looking for a solution for the following problem: I use BibLaTeX to print bibliography in a Beamer presentation. Some of the bibliography items contain ordinals in superscript (generated by \nth{...
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tikzposter, gnuplot, and fontsize

I'm using tikzposter, so with a default font size of 25pt. Inside the poster a gnuplot graph exported as a tex file which have a correct rendering for a 11pt font size. How can I change temporary ...
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How to enlarge the size of words on arrows?

I think the way I tried is not working here. \[ \left[\begin{array}{ccc|ccc} 1 & 2 & -1 & 1 & 0 & 0\\ -2 & 0 & 1 & 0 & 1 & 1\\ 1 & -1 & 0 & 0 ...
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Embed IPE drawing in latex with proper size

I have a drawing I made in IPE and exported to eps to import it into my latex document. My drawing contains a lot of text and math. I would like this text to appear as the same size as the text in the ...
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Label size on the picture

This is a continuation of my question. Now when I work with it, it seems to me that this code produces the label letters that are slightly bigger that the corresponding letters in the text formulas (...
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Reducing size of some entries in a table

In the epsilon column, how can I make the entries formed by four digits after the point take the same space as the entries formed by three digits? EDIT: Assume 0.015 is n centimeters/inches wide. ...
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Mathmode in footnote size

Is there a simple way to put all the text in math-mode in footnotesize instead of inserting the command \begin{footnotesize}...\end{footnotesize} every time?
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I want to increase the font width(size) for all document by package{lmodern},

\documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{eulervm} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{mathrsfs} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{hyperref} \...
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Equalize symbols height of different fonts in LuaLaTeX

If to begin the explanation from problem, in LuaLaTeX, ltjsarticle based document, the difference between fonts fonts Garamond and Verdana it too catchy, although the font size is same: \...
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How to change the size of the footnotes for the whole document

I am using the following function to insert footnotes in the page: \footnote{ some text } Can I define the footnotes font size for the entire document?
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How to change cover slide font size without affecting slide footer font size

I'm using the template from https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/uib-beamer-theme/ddsnzprthmfv. I noticed that the default font size for the title, subtitle and author's affiliations on the cover ...
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\tabto with nextline \\ causes line overlap

Using \tabto{...} with forced line-breaks \\ seem to cause a kind of conflict, where there is clear anomaly in positions of text before and after the \tabto. The following source: \documentclass{...
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How to make font sizes scale with paper size

I'm trying to create a poster using tcolorbox which has worked great but I noticed that I have done everything on a4paper paper size. When I change it to something like a1paper all the fonts are way ...
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Line skip in fontsize not working on the last paragraph

The space between lines in \fontsize{size}{skip} is not working correctly. The last paragraph does not have the line skip set as it should. Here's a MWE: \documentclass[11pt,a5paper,twocolumn]{book} ...
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Custom font size for captions

This code is fine: \usepackage{caption} \captionsetup{ font=small, labelfont=bf, justification=justified, format=plain} But I want to customise my font like this: \usepackage{caption} \...
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Computer modern bright font ignoring \textbf for small font size

In my document with a font size of 6pt, bold text isn't typeset correctly. The text gets only bold, when I change the size to 8pt, which is not my desired format. Is there any solution or workaround ...
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How to control font size with a standalone pgfplot

I want to control the font size of an embedded, standalone pgfplot. I realized it by defining a \newcommand (see the MWE). My question is, is there a better solution? Maybe I should mention that ...
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How to set all heading sizes with Koma-Script “disposition”?

I can change all heading sizes one by one with addtokomafont or setkomafont; however, if I try to set a global heading size with disposition or \RedeclareSectionCommands, it doesn't work. Is it ...
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Change font size for individual code listings

I would like to reduce the font size within a (beamer) document for some code listings; to allow an occasional larger program to fit on a slide. I have in the past used \begin{lstlisting}[basicstyle=\...
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Reduced font size of equations in align environment

When I use 'align environment' to write equations, the displayed equations (eq 1.5 & 1.6) look smaller in font size compared to other equations (eq 1.7 & 1.8). For reference I attached ...
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How to fix the vertical spacing above and under equations?

I'm having problems with vertical spacing above and under equations and I don't know what to do anymore. Here's a MWE that reproduces my problem (I wasn't able to make a simpler version in English, ...
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Caption and fonts size issues with tabularx

This table works OK. However, \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{lllX} \toprule A & B & C & D\\ \midrule A & B & C & aaaa aaaaa aaaaaaaaa aaaaa aaaaaaaaa aaaaa ...
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\big parenthesis not much bigger than simple parenthesis in 11pt font [duplicate]

I frequently use simple and larger parenthesis in math mode, like what is shown in the MWE below: \documentclass[11pt,letterpaper,twoside]{book} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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exam/extsizes: How to create a new <size*>.clo file for unavailable font-size?

Following up this answer, how can I create a font size that extsizes doesn't have? In other words, what should be done to create, for example, size12.clo out of the existing size9.clo and size14.clo? ...
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Exponent font size change when using overbrace [duplicate]

Looking at the MWE below, the fontsize of the last exponent got enlarged after applying \overbrace. How to get its size back to the original as if the overbrace weren't there? Thank you! \...
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Microtype expansion gets disabled when fontsize is changed! (lualatex)

It seems like microtype's expansion gets disabled when fontsize is changed from default fontsize. Here are two pieces of code, in the first one expansion does work, in the second one it does not (as ...
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How to fix the vertical spacing of equations in align and gather environments?

Here's a minimal LaTeX code showing my troubles: \documentclass[11pt,letterpaper,twoside]{book} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{amsmath} %\setlength{\jot}{\baselineskip} \begin{document} Blabla: ...
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change font size of English words in captions in a Persian report

I am writing my thesis in Persian via using "xepersian" package. I set the main font by using the following commands, \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xepersian} \settextfont[...
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Snapping back to baseline in documents with facing pages

Usually the baseline in LaTeX's output is exactly continuous across pages, so that lines on the following pages appear as printed "on top" of each other when a page is turned. But that behaviour can ...
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LaTeX - Why does changing the font size of table of content affect header?

Please consider the following code, I will then explain what I tried to achieve in it and how I failed: \documentclass[a4,12pt] {article} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{indentfirst} ...
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KOMA letter: fit longer address / change address font size?

Using KOMA letter class scrlttr2, what is the right way to fit a longer address? What's the right way to change only the address font size?
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\setlabel from chemnum package changes font size when used referred to in text

Good evening, I am using \setlabel from the chemnum package to rename some of my figures and make them contain references to other labelled compounds (\cmpd). \documentclass[a5paper, 11pt, ...
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Drastically different boldness between Latin and Cyrillic encoding of the same font

They want me to typeset English and Russian translations of the same text in the exact same font and style. I loaded UTF8 encoding with babel for Russian and the main font is coming out identical, ...
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How can I insert an icon in a section header that scales with font size depending on where it appears in the document?

I found this question which lays out how to correctly insert an icon into a section header. However, it does so at a fixed size and appears in the TOC, which has a different font size, which looks a ...
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How to change what \normalsize means on a per-font basis?

I'm trying to mix and match fonts, using a beta OTF font that a colleague recommended. But when I load the font at its default size, it's not a good fit with Computer Modern. I need \normalsize to ...
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Wrong scaled text size with relsize package and KOMA

The relsize package offers convenient ways to scale text in a document. The \textscale command allows to use arbitrary text sizes beyond the usual switches such as \large and \small. When KOMA script ...
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How to get the \normalsize or \small font baselineskip size?

My documents uses memoir with \OnehalfSpacing and I am trying to get the \normalfont \f@baselineskip to set the \footnotesep with \SingleSpacing. I could just keep the default value of \footnotesep, ...
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How can I see the line spacing between lines?

I have this command: \newcommand{\showfont} {% (\foreignlanguage{english} {% encoding: \f@encoding{}, family: \f@family{}, series: \f@series{}, shape: \f@shape{...
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TikZ: How can text in a node be increased?

I'd like to draw some circles with text inside. I can increase the radius, but the text naturally always stays the same. I know \Huge, which I tried to use, but it seems not to work in math-mode. How ...
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how to adjust size of font in all text

\documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{mathrsfs} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Change font size in a section as a function of the current font size

This answer shows how to get the current font size, using \makeatletter\f@size\makeatother. This answer shows how to parse and evaluate a mathematical expression before printing it, using for example ...
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Is it possible to resize the theorem title parenthesis?

I currently am declaring theorems as follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem}[section] \begin{document} \begin{theorem}...
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Regular sized fonts in oubraces package

I am using the oubraces package to get overlapping over/underbraces in an equation. My equation is in the following MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{oubraces} \...
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How can I make my LaTeX text look like Knuth's CWEB text?

I think this font is cmr, but what about the spacing?
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Change font size in longtable

I am using a longtable in LaTeX, given the many variables included in my analysis. However, my table is over 2 pages and I would like to change the font size, in order to fit it into one page. Here's ...
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Using \small with an extsizes size causes problem

I'm using extsizes to set a book in 9-point text, and I'm using this solution to create a separator between sections of text that's invisible unless it's the last line of a page. It works great, ...

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