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How do I change the font DPI settings?

How to change desktop font size?

I tried compiz-settings-manager and gnome-tweak-tool

marked as duplicate by Jorge Castro, Marco Ceppi Oct 14 '11 at 17:55

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  • not duplicate. i want change desktop(only) font. – iCoco Oct 14 '11 at 18:35
  • You are quite right. I could change all my font settings save the font under the icons on my desktop. I found this solution: put this command in the terminal (change the font and size to whatever you wish): gsettings set org.gnome.nautilus.desktop font "Ubuntu 9" – Aibara Oct 20 '11 at 15:29
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    THANK YOU ALOT You can edit this grafically with gconf-editor with gconf-editor, see "desktop_font" value for the following key: /apps/nautilus/preferences/desktop_font [URL=imageshack.us/photo/my-images/856/hopk.png/][IMG]http://… – iCoco Oct 21 '11 at 13:49
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    Yes, and I just found you can do the same with dconf here: /org/gnome/nautilus/desktop, under font. It would be nice if this question were reopened so the solution could be seen more easily! – Aibara Oct 22 '11 at 17:44

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