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In my document below, I would like to change the font of all percent signs to the font of the attached image. How can I do it?
BTW, I'm using XeLaTeX on TL2012.
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\documentclass{article}
\begin{document}
\texttt{\%}
\[
\%
\]
\begin{tabular}{c}
$\%$ 
\end{tabular} 
\end{document}
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\renewcommand{\%}{\texttt{\char`\%}} –  egreg Feb 22 '13 at 21:33
    
@egreg This isn't what I was looking for. The font differ from what I want. –  Vahid Damanafshan Feb 22 '13 at 21:37
    
Find the font of the attached image. How can I know it? You wrote \texttt; just use in its place a font command choosing that font, in the form \renewcommand{\%}{{\thatfont\char`\%}} –  egreg Feb 22 '13 at 21:39
    
It's hard enough to recognise a font from a text sample at the best of times but doing it from a single character is virtually impossible. Where did that image come from? have you not got it in a form that you can exactly determine the font, eg as a pdf file or word file or tex file or anything else where you have the internal structure rather than just a bitmap image? –  David Carlisle Feb 22 '13 at 21:41
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why didn't you say that in the question? or make a MWE that at least loaded the font or in any other way gave people the slightest clue? –  David Carlisle Feb 22 '13 at 21:52

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pcrr8a is just an 8 letter name of an 8bit encoding for old systems, you just want Courier which you can load as a system font in xetex and use in maths just by using

\texttt{\char`\%}

after having set up \texttt to use Courier rather than computer modern

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yes I did a double edit, will simplify –  David Carlisle Feb 22 '13 at 22:29

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