I want to set the system font in LXDE, but I can't find where the setting is. This is what the Font tab looks like in lxappearance. As you can see, there is no combo for selecting the font:

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I found it - the "Default font" combo is (mis)placed in the "Widget" tab. I really don't understand why they didn't put it in the "Font" tab.

  • Thanks for your question and answer post.
    – AmerllicA
    Oct 25, 2019 at 6:34
  • Could the reason be because the font setting in Widgets is only for Widgets, not the entire system? Feb 24, 2020 at 3:52

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