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Re: How to change the font size

From: Sivaram Neelakantan
Subject: Re: How to change the font size
Date: Sat, 12 Apr 2008 20:47:14 +0530
User-agent: Gnus/5.110009 (No Gnus v0.9) Emacs/22.2 (windows-nt) writes:

> I am using Emacs 21.3.1 (Windows version).  The default font size is
> too tiny to read.  Every time I need to do Options>Mule>Set font/font,
> and change its size to 14.
> How to write a line to do so in my .emacs file?
> Also, I found the font is ugly.  Is there any way to have a prettier
> font? Windows only.

(set-default-font "-outline-DejaVu Sans 

or something similar should work.

M-x display-fonts will show all installed fonts; paste the one you
 want between the quotes above.

 BTW, the Dejavu fonts can  be installed from the sourceforge site.


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