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How do I change fonts and adjust their size?

Why is it not possible anymore the change the themes and fonts?

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marked as duplicate by Alvin Row, fossfreedom, Jorge Castro, belacq, Marco Ceppi Oct 25 '11 at 19:22

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what version of ubuntu? if 11.10 - does this answer your question? askubuntu.com/questions/19770/… –  fossfreedom Oct 16 '11 at 22:26

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Try installing the gnome-tweak-tool

sudo apt-get install gnome-tweak-tool

It will give you some control over the fonts and themes on your system, though not as intuitive for installing new themes - you have to do that manually.

Also, if you try to change the desktop background you'll be given the opportunity to select a window theme from there.

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