Thanks for the response. It as useful. But it is quite non-intuitive to set editor properties in the command window.
"Steven_Lord" <email@example.com> wrote in message <firstname.lastname@example.org>... > > > "Balachander Narasimhan" <email@example.com> wrote in message > news:firstname.lastname@example.org... > > Hi, > > > > how to change the fontsize in the editor of R2013a Linux Version? There is > > neither 'select all' under 'edit' nor 'preferences' under 'file'. > > In the Home tab, look at the Environment section. There's a Preferences > icon; select it. This will bring up the Preferences window. Select Fonts in > the tree in the left frame; this will bring up the Fonts Preferences pane. > > If you want to change the "desktop code" font used by many of the tools > (including the Editor by default, I believe) then you can change it in that > window. If you want to customize just the Editor font, click on the Custom > Fonts link at the bottom of that pane. > > Other than the new way to access the Preferences panel, this process is > pretty much the same as the process you'd follow to change the font size in > previous releases. In previous releases, Preferences were under the File > menu but now that we have a section of the Toolstrip specifically dedicated > to the MATLAB environment, the Preferences seem like a better fit there > rather than under the File section of the Toolstrip. > > -- > Steve Lord > email@example.com > To contact Technical Support use the Contact Us link on > http://www.mathworks.com