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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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How to adjust font size of “parts” in table of contents

In the table of contents that is being generated with the following code notice that the size of the fonts of part, chapter, section are nearly the same, and also of the same family. How can I ...
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Cannot change natbib bibliography font size [memoir class]

I am using the ucbthesis class (which is based off the memoir class) with natbib and cannot find any way to change the size of the font in my references (in the bib, not the textual citations). It is ...
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Can we only change the font size for numeric values in a latex table

How can we change the font size of only numbers in a latex table? mwe: \begin{center} \begin{tabular}{||c c c c||} \hline Col1 & Col2 & Col2 & Col3 \\ [0.5ex] \hline\hline 1 & ...
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Fontsize within tables and theads

Assuming the case that I would like to change the font-size of the table given below with adding \Large to the beginning of the table. Somehow this doesn't apply to the theads and so the font size ...
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Generalization of progressive downscaling of fontsize

Although the answers to How can I progressively scale letters? are functional in the restricted context of the post, I would like to extend it by asking for a programmatic solution to the more general ...
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Does uft8 mean size 8 font?

Does \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} specify the font to be size 8? I don't think so, but just wanted to confirm. And if it doesn't, how do I determine the fontsize of my document when given the ...
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How to write numbers in landscape and the full width

I want to simply write the numbers 2 to 9 as large as possible, across the page, in landscape mode and centred vertically and horizontally. I would like the numbers to take the full width of the page. ...
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\tiny etc. in mathmode

I read everywhere that \tiny, etc. does not work in mathmode. When I use it in my code, I also get a warning Command \tiny invalid in math mode. But in the output it nevertheless works. At least in ...
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Multiple page table with specific size font and centred columns

I want to make a "Multiple page table with specific size font and centered columns" what I have tried until now is with longtabu, but when I set the size of the font it changes all the fonts for the ...
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Font size changes in TOC of only the sections of the appendix?

How can I lower the fontsize of the appendices in the toc? Everything can stay as it is, it's only about the font sizes of the sections and subsections of the appendix. Any help is appreciated. \...
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set font size and line spacing

I need a font size of 12 pt and a line spacing of 1.5 lines. I try: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \linespread{1.5} %regulate line spacing \renewcommand{\normalsize}{\fontsize{12pt}{0}\...
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Setting up different font sizes for captions in each figure

I try to change font sizes od figures caption separately for some figures. I read that: Changing Figure caption text size. But using this solution sets it globally for whole document not for selected ...
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Genealogy tree with tikz

I am trying to use this document to produce a genealogy tree: http://ctan.cs.uu.nl/macros/latex/contrib/genealogytree/genealogytree.pdf?fbclid=...
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Change font size in matlab2tikz

I am using matlab2tikz to export my Matlab figures in order to be able include them in my LaTeX document. I think the fonts of the tick labels, axis labels, titles and legends are too big. How can I ...
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\footnotesize in output stream generates unexpected “Undefined control sequence”

I am writing styled text to an external file (using the newfile package). I can successfully style the text with many attributes, e.g., \large\mdseries\itshape. But, very puzzling to me, when I style ...
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set font for multiple paragraphs in makecell

I can set a common font for multiple paragraphs as for par 2 and par 3 in this example: \documentclass{report} \begin{document} par 1 { \tiny par 2\\ par 3 } par 4 \end{document} Unfortunately ...
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Why do I get extrafontsizes error option in memoir class?

I have this weird problem with my code in memoir class % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode % !TEX TS-program = xelatex \documentclass[25 pt]{memoir} \begin{document} \Huge text \end{document} It ...
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How to change the font size of the image caption for different images?

I am searching for a way to adjust the size of the caption. All the solution I have found deals with the caption package and uses something that changes the size globally. I wish to adjust each of ...
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Arrow position should be changed to the center of the formula line

I have another problem :) But I think for you experts it shouldn't be that hard. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath,mathtools,amssymb,array,arydshln} \usepackage[german]{babel} \usepackage[...
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I tried to set both font family and font size for caption, using DeclareCpationFont in XeLaTeX

I made a lot of research ins this forum, readjusted and tried all commands, but setting both font family and font size together, using DeclareCaptionFont does not work. 1st code, by me: \usepackage{...
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Strange behavior of \footnotesize in title page

Can anyone explain a rather strange behavior of \footnotesize in this example? The prelim2e’s bottom marker text size is bigger for title page than for further ones. Sizing commands other than \...
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Optical size font and different families font

I read some post about xelatex and optical size fonts, but generally the codex is as follows: \usepackage{fontspec} \defaultfontfeatures{Contextuals=NoAlternate} \setmainfont[Ligatures=TeX, Numbers=...
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Set font size for acmart sigconf document class

I want to set the font size to 10pt for the ACM article template. But I'm not sure what the correct way to do this is. I guess it is either: \documentclass[sigconf,fontsize=10pt]{acmart} or \...
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Resizing a part of a formula

How can I change the size of a part of a formula by analogy with the built-in formula: $$\frac{sin(nx)}{\sqrt{n}} e^{-\frac{x}{n}}$$ $\frac{sin(nx)}{\sqrt{n}}$ \Large $e^{-\frac{x}{n}}$ \normalsize
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Sticky labels with image and different font sizes

I want to create products labels. For the alignment I am using tabluar. But as soon as I place an image inside the table or change the fonts size everything gets messed up. The image moves out of the ...
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Equation size similar to text size

I am trying to write my class notes using LaTeX, and sometimes I need to explain how to get from one result to the next in the middle of an equation. To do this, I use an arrow that points to a ...
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How to make mtpro2 math font a litte bit more thick?

I want to use mtpro2 together with Souce Serif Pro, but default mtpro2 looks like too thin. MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage[lite,subscriptcorrection,slantedGreek,nofontinfo]{mtpro2} \...
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How can I scale mono font to 90% of MatchLowercase

I would like to scale the mono font so that it's x-height is 90% of the x-height of the main font. (I think it looks too large when the x-height matches.) Is this possible? Sample code with ...
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Putting one line of an align environment in a different font size

I have to format a .tex file following certain guidelines. I have an equation which has one line which is very big, and the only way I see of making it fit into the page (other than substantial ...
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Request for methods to reduce the uppercase size

The code nonlinear {PDE} system in \scalebox{0.9}[0.9]{FDM} and \scalebox{0.9}[0.9]{FEM}. generates text below: . The text {PDE} has the size by default, while the texts {FDM} and {FEM} are ...
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Formatting numbers with smaller glyphs for decimals

I am currently writing up a coursebook in which I handle sets of decimal numbers. As the language of the coursebook is French, the decimal separator has to be a comma and the thousands separator a ...
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Small \oplus and \otimes

I would like to have commands \smalloplus and \smallotimes that prints same symbols as oplus and otimes but in a smaller size. It would look like (but in a more beautiful way and the symbols should ...
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Trying to change table lines, width, height and font size and color

I need some help with formatting this table. Can't manage to figure out how to change width and height without messing up the whole table, as well as the font size and color. Appreciate any help. ...
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Badly scaling closing SQRT symbol with large font sizes

I prefer the SQRT symbol with the closing downward tick, and have been using this answer to achieve the desired effect. However, when I hugely increase the font size and use fixcmex to achieve some ...
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Bold font size is not changed for \setmainfont

I wanted to typeset a document with Times New Roman 18pt size (using xelatex). MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[a4paper]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \...
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Changing font size for chapter title and number

I want to change the font size for the chapter title and chapter number. My code in part is as below. I want the font for the chapter to be greater than the one achieved through \Huge. Is there ...
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How to prevent setting the fontsize to tiny from reducing the size of the table caption when using longtable

I have a very large table of results. It spans over two pages using the longtable package. To reduce the size of the table I have set the font size to \tiny. However, as a longtable doesn't exist ...
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Change font size in epigraph

I would like to reduce the font size of the epigraph on Part pages. When I write: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{book} \usepackage{epigraph} \usepackage{titlesec} \makeatletter \titleformat{\part}[...
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12pt font size with APS PRL style option and REVTEX document class

I'm preparing a document for submission to APS PRL and irrespective of what font size I specify in the header, the output always appears in 12pt. As you can see specifying twocolumn should give ...
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Fontsize not affecting some math symbols.

When I use \fontsize{foo}{bar}{baz} to increase the font size, not all the maths symbols increase accordingly. For example, the \int, \sqrt (display style) and lines when drawing fractions don't ...
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Change fontsize in minipage

I want to prepare view of LCD display that can have 8 lines of big text or 16 lines of small text. The sizes may be mixed so some lines will be with small font while some with big font at once. ...
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Bug with curly braces and \fontsize? [duplicate]

I've noticed that the second argument of \fontsize appears to get ignored sometimes when wrapped in curly braces. Instead, the text appears to be set with minimal leading. Example 1: \fontsize{18}{...
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Default Merriweather font size is too large

I would like to use Merriweather as my serif font but the default font size is too large and it makes the document look out of balance. How can I make Merriweather smaller so that it fits better ...
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Why the font change from 12pt to 17pt in my thesis?

could you help me to solve the problem that change my font size from 12pt to 17pt in (2nd Copyright) which has been presented in my code, I don't know what is happen to change my font size after add (...
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In traditional TeX how to change size of \footnote font?

I wonder since \footnote works fine in LaTeX when it comes to adapting smaller fontsize, why does the equivalent \footnote{} command in traditional TeX not work accordingly? And how do I go about ...
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Specifying font size for the text passed as an argument in a newcommand [closed]

I'm using the awesome-cv template and I'm trying to change the following code within the templates .cls file: % Defines writer's mobile (optional) % Usage: \mobile{<mobile number>} \newcommand*...
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Making Margins 1 inch all the way around

Hi everyone, I created an account just to ask this question as it is really important. Several places that I am applying to require my CV to have 1 inch margins all the way around (on all sides). I'm ...
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Enlarge the text width and reduce the space between lines

In fact, I want to enlarge the text as shown in the figure and reduce a little bit the space between lines \immediate\write18{makeindex \jobname.nlo -s nomencl.ist -o \jobname.nls} \documentclass[...
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Changing fontsize for fancyhdr

When changing the article font size to 12pt it changed the font size for all text including fancyhdr. I want to change the header to be around 9pt or 10pt so there are no overlapping words in my ...
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Reduce font size only for all display equations [duplicate]

Is this possible to reduce the fontsize for display equations smaller than the normal text font size. I'm using the following tags: \documentclass[10pt]{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} ...