# LaTeX: Changing the Font Size - Engineering Computer Network - Purdue University - textsize latex

## Font sizes, families, and styles - Overleaf, Online LaTeX Editor textsize latex

Aug 29, 2012 · Changing the font size in LaTeX can be done on two levels, either affecting the whole document or parts/elements of it. Using a different font size on a global level will affect all normal-sized text as well as the size of headings, footnotes, etc.

LaTeX: Changing the Font Size Latex provides 10 different font sizes. To change the size of a font use a new font size parameter. The different font sizes are listed below.

This example shows how to use the smallest available font (tiny) in L a T e X and the small caps style. Open an example in ShareLaTeX [] Font sizeFont sizes are identified by special names, the actual size is not absolute but relative to the font size declared in the \documentclass statement (see Creating a document in LaTeX).

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