How to set the default font?


Well, i downloaded and activated the chester-atom-syntax (

In the screenshot, it has an awesome font:

But in my atom it looks like this:

What’s wrong with the font? I want it to be like in the first screenshot…

Thank you! :slight_smile:


Typically, the font doesn’t come with the theme. For a quick way to install a lot of cool fonts, I’d suggest @braver’s fonts package. You can also email the author and ask them what font they’re using for the screen shot :smile:


I’ll try to find it… Thank you! :slight_smile:


From poking around my own fonts list, it may be Fira Mono.


Yes, this is the one :smiley: Thank you :slight_smile: