IntelliJ IDEA 2018.3 Help

Settings Editor Font

File | Settings | Editor | Font for Windows and Linux
IntelliJ IDEA | Preferences | Editor | Font for macOS
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Use this page to configure font for the IntelliJ IDEA editor.




Use this option to select your font. The Show only monospaced fonts option if selected shortens the list of available fonts.


Select the size of your font. If you need to quickly change the font size while in the editor, use the Change font size (Zoom) with Ctrl+Mouse Wheel option located in Settings/Preferences | Editor | General.

Line spacing

Specify the line spacing.

Fallback font

Select a font to use if IntelliJ IDEA encounters a character that is not part of the main font.

Enable font ligatures

Select this option to enable font ligatures

Restore Defaults

This option becomes available when you override the default font settings through the Console Font page located in Settings/Preferences | Editor | Color Scheme. Press this option, if you need to restore your default settings.

Last modified: 7 December 2018