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Set font size

Setting size of most/all fonts in X (in the usual normal graphical mode) of Linux.

Crete following file, and paste/add there following one line:

vim /home/USERNAME/.Xresources Xft.dpi: 150

where USERNAME will be the name of your user.

This will tell X server to use DPI of 150 (or try even bigger), in case if fonts, letters appear small or tiny on your huge screen/monitor, then this command should scale them up in all programs that choose font using inch-size instead of pixel-size - this affects most applications and most user interfaces.

Some programs might require manual settings if they do not use DPI option (probably programs like aterm, xterm...?)