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Frequently Asked Question #282. How do I change the font type or color used for my entire journal?

Some system layouts allow you to specify the font used for your journal, and some system layouts allow you to specify the font size, in addition to or instead of the font. You can change the font on the Customize Journal Style page; the font settings can be set in the "Fonts" section.

If the layout does not provide font settings, it is still possible to adjust the fonts by entering the following codes into the "Custom CSS" section:

To change the font in your journal:
body, td, font, div, p {
font-family: "Arial", sans-serif;

To change the size of your font:
body, td, font, div, p {
font-size: 12pt;

To change the color of your font:
body, td, font, div, p {
color: #000000;

You should replace Arial with the name of the font you would like to use, 12pt with the size, and #000000 with the hexadecimal color code you would like for your journal.

Paid, Permanent, and Early Adopter accounts can also create a custom theme layer that uses print_custom_head function to add the CSS.

Last Updated: December 3rd, 2010

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