How to change font, apply bold or italic styles, font size in Windows Notepad

Windows Notepad Font and Font Size Options
Windows Notepad Font and Font Size Options

Notepad is the default text editor for the Windows operating system. Many a times we are in a situation where we want to display text to a projector in a classroom or a conference, the default 12 size font may not be clearly visible to everyone. If you want to change the font or font size of the text you can try the below,

How to change font in Notepad and apply bold/italic styles?

  1. Goto Menu: Format -> Select Font
  2. Select Differnt Font & Font styles (Regular/Italic/Bold/Bold Italic)
  3. Check the Preview in Sample section:
  4. Click OK

How to change font size in Notepad?

  1. Goto Menu: Format -> Select Font
  2. Select Size: Ranging from 8-72 (you can also enter custom sizes)
  3. Click OK

⚡️ You can also try Control Key + Mouse Wheel to increase or decrease the font sizes easily :)

✌️ Correct me if I am wrong - it seems the default Notepad font on Windows 10 is Consolas. You can choose more font option by clicking on the link you see on the font pop-up Show more fonts

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