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### Setting fontsize for dirtree globally

You could define \newcommand\mydirtree[1]{{\tiny\dirtree{#1}\par}} then use \mydirtree{.....}
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### LyX display size is small for me

As the lyx wiki states, "Menu and dialogs font is not part of LyX preferences - you must change your Qt settings - on linux platforms qtconfig is your friend.". You can ask the developers to ...
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### Different scaling for two different fonts with fontspec

I think what you're after is setting the option BoldFeatures which allows you to apply specific options only to the bold face of a font: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \newfontfamily\...
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### How can I accurately determine the font size in a document?

Since you employ the article document class and don't specify an explicit font size option, the default font size is employed, which is 10pt. In TeX and LaTeX parlance, 1pt=1/72.27in. Be careful: ...
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### What other than fontsize does \normalsize change?

\long macro:-> \@setfontsize \normalsize \@xpt \@xiipt \abovedisplayskip10\p@ \@plus 2\p@ \@minus 5\p@ \abovedisplayshortskip \z@ \@plus 3\p@ \belowdisplayshortskip 6\p@ \@plus 3\p@ \@minus 3\p@ \...
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### changing the position and fontsize of the footline in beamer

To move the footline up a bit, you could add vertical space after the template with \addtobeamertemplate{footline}{}{\vskip0.5cm} \documentclass[aspectratio=1610,xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \...
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### Using \footnotesize in underbrace

\footnotesize, along with \tiny, \scriptsize, \small, etc are text-mode, not a math-mode, macros. If you want to employ footnotesize instead of the default \scriptsize, you need issue this instruction ...
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