How do I make the boxes bigger?:

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- March 18th 2010, 11:14 AMwonderboy1953Changing size
How do I make the boxes bigger?:

- March 18th 2010, 02:58 PMwonderboy1953Workaround
I found a workaround but I still would welcome hearing from others on my posted problem. Thanks

- March 19th 2010, 02:03 AMOpalg
The \boxed command is designed to make the box fit snugly around its contents. If you want to make a bigger box then you need to give it some contents (which you can make invisible in various ways). For example, \boxed{\phantom{\vrule height15pt depth5pt width20pt}} will give you a square box with sides 20 points (of which 15pt are above the baseline and 5pt below): .

- March 19th 2010, 08:53 AMwonderboy1953Back to the drawing board
- March 19th 2010, 09:00 AMwonderboy1953Another try
Did a copy and paste. Getting the box, but it's telling me what font it is (Courier New).