Gmail - How to Set the Default Text Style

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This tutorial explains how to customize the default text style on Gmail. These settings (font, font size...) automatically applies to the new messages you create in Gmail.

Sign-in to your Gmail account. Click on cog icon > Settings:

Go to the General section > Default text style and configure your settings:

Change the default font:

Change the default font size:

Change the default text color:
Jean-François Pillou

Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

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