# [texhax] The easiest way to increase font size to 13pt

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Tue Jul 20 17:11:05 CEST 2010

Am Tue, 20 Jul 2010 10:37:48 -0400 schrieb William Adams:

> On Jul 20, 2010, at 4:57 AM, Krzysztof Walkiewicz wrote:
>
>> I'm trying to increase font size in my latex document to 13pt.
>> I'm quite new to latex and (as always in that kind of situation I run
>> out of time). Could anybody give me some hints how can I do that?
>
> I believe extsizes.sty from:
>
> http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/extsizes/

extsizes doesn't have a size13.clo, only a size14.clo. But one can
use one of the KOMA-classes:

\documentclass[fontsize=13pt]{scrartcl} %or scrreprt or scrbook
\usepackage{mathptmx}
\begin{document}
abc
\end{document}

>> \usepackage{t1enc}

Use better
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}

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Ulrike Fischer