[java] How to change the size of the font of a JLabel to take the maximum size

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label = new JLabel("A label");
label.setFont(new Font("Serif", Font.PLAIN, 14));

taken from How to Use HTML in Swing Components


I have a JLabel in a Container. The defaut size of the font is very small. I would like that the text of the JLabel to take the maximum size.

How can I do that?

Source Code for Label - How to change Color and Font (in Netbeans)

jLabel1.setFont(new Font("Serif", Font.BOLD, 12));