PowerTip: Change Font Size in PowerShell ISE


Summary: Learn how to change the font size in the Windows PowerShell ISE.

Hey, Scripting Guy! Question How can I use a Windows PowerShell command to change the font size in my Windows PowerShell ISE?

Hey, Scripting Guy! Answer Use the $psISE object option, and assign a new number for FontSize property, for example:

$psISE.Options.FontSize = 12

Comments (2)

  1. Chen V says:

    Posting alternative method – Because it’s PoweShell 🙂
    ($psISE.Options).Set_FontSize(12)

  2. Ricc Babbitt says:

    alternatively reduce or increase by one point
    $psise.Options.FontSize -= 1
    $psise.Options.FontSize += 1

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