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Old 06-15-2013, 03:34 PM   #1
songlian
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How do I make the font bigger under the command line console?


Could I please get some step by step help changing the command line font size to a larger one? I can barely see it as it is.
 
Old 06-15-2013, 03:42 PM   #2
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Go on the menu bar of the terminal client, look there for settings and change font. Each desktop environment has a different terminal manager you havent said what you are using. So I am just assuming.

Good luck to you
 
Old 06-15-2013, 05:30 PM   #3
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Oh I meant making the font bigger in the text console outside of the GUI environment. I'm using Ubuntu and working toward fully command line only.

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Old 06-15-2013, 06:34 PM   #4
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not sure if this will help, but here is a simular thread in LQ with answers

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...e-font-770688/
 
Old 06-15-2013, 06:49 PM   #5
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You might want to look at enviroment variables but I suspect there is a quicker way.

Fred.
 
Old 06-16-2013, 12:56 PM   #6
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For the linux console it's likely to be either consolechars or setfont.
 
  


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