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Topic: Default font in Mathematica 9
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Re: Default font in Mathematica 9
Posted: Dec 5, 2012 3:09 AM
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On Dec 4, 2012, at 4:09 AM, David Reiss <> wrote:

> On Dec 3, 4:03 am, Brendan Godfrey <> 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....

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