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Cell style inheritance and specifying the same style twice [duplicate]

Bug introduced in V11.1 or earlier and persists through V11.3 [CASE:4061571], confirmed Consider the following three examples of a cell: ...
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Setting default font size [duplicate]

Say I want to create a new stylesheet that would be based on some preexisting stylesheet. The first thing I'd like to do is to set some initial font size globally by: ...
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Unexpected behaviors in built-in functions

Existence of this topic is discussed in this mathematica.meta post. I'm sure I am not the only non-beginner in WL who from time to time finds themselves not being able to predict an outcome of a ...
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Guidelines for planning custom GUI in Mathematica

This post is here to save your time during GUI development in Mathematica. And one way to do this is to know where limits are and to be aware of features that are awaiting. Background Usually I don'...
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Default styles for Exporting to PDF, EPS and SVG

By default for on-screen display, Rasterize and Exporting to raster formats FrontEnd uses styles defined on the Notebook level ...
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Updating styles which are based on styles changed in private stylesheet

Intro Styles can inherit from other styles: base one style on another? And for example WolframAlphaLong is inheriting from ...
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How to prevent formatting as Mathematica code in inline cells?

We can start a new inline cell using Insert → Typesetting → Start Inline Cell. This is often used to insert mathematical formulae in text cells. Instead, I want to use it to insert small bits of non-...
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Questions about InlineCell vs InlineFormula vs DisplayFormula cells

I'm having trouble with typesetting, and can't get these questions straight in my head. What is the difference between "InlineCell" and ...
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How to trace the stylesheet directives responsible for the selected text's appearance?

By way of example, in a typical Mathematica interactive session, one sees text content as shown below: Three different text styles can be seen in this figure: input, output, and the style for the <...
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A custom StyleSheet yields only centrally aligned cells

Today, while giving a lecture on preparation of a custom StyleSheet, I noticed an unexpected problem that I did not see a year ago. Namely, I create a new type of a cell, entitled "EmphasisCell", ...
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Is there any automatic way to use specific font specifically for math? [duplicate]

I am trying to mimic the look of Wolfram|Alpha, which uses the Bitstream fonts Charter (for math and some text) and Vera Sans (for most text and things like units after numbers). Is there any ...