
Re: Default font in Mathematica 9
Posted:
Dec 5, 2012 3:09 AM


On Dec 4, 2012, at 4:09 AM, David Reiss <dbreiss@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Dec 3, 4:03 am, Brendan Godfrey <brendan.godf...@ieee.org> wrote: >> Mathematica 8 had Times as its default font. Mathematica 9 uses Courier. How do I change it back to Times? Thanks. > > Which default font are you referring to? The font for Text cells? > There are many different fonts depending on which type of cell you are > considering. > > One thing that has changed in a significant way in M9 is that the > fonts and styling for the default style sheet Default.nb are very > different than in V8 and all versions before. For example the default > font for Text cells is now Arial rather than Times, and the Section > cells now have a larger font size and are now colored orange rather > than black. > > As a general opinion, I feel that this is the wrong design > choice....
Agreement here!
 Murray Eisenberg murray@math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 5491020 (H) University of Massachusetts 413 5452838 (W) 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 5451801 Amherst, MA 010039305

