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Open Sans and LaTeX Beamer

I'm working on a presentation in LaTeX Beamer and would like to use Open Sans Condensed for titles, Open Sans Normal for regular text on the slides and TikZ for graphics. Is there any way to do so? ...
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Set more than one font feature in gb4e

I'm trying to get in gb4e glosses the first line to be in bold roman font but I can only set roman or bold, not both. How can I set both? The document is a beamer presentation with a sans serif font ...
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What are all the possible first arguments to `\setbeamerfont`?

I have searched in the user guide for the string \setbeamerfont, but the only thing I could find was a description that said \setbeamerfont{some beamer element}. Where can I find a listing of all ...
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Xetex does not use any of my installed fonts in Beamer document

I recently upgraded to Xubuntu 14.04 which has texlive 2013 in the repositories. Before, I used Ubuntu 12.04 with texlive 2012. Everything works except that when I compile my XeTeX documents they ...
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108 views

How to define a new font family on Beamer?

How to define a new font family on Beamer? I've tried this way, but I get Undefined control sequence : \newfontfamily\fff{xxx.ttf} Any good idea, please? Thanks in advance!
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XeLaTeX/beamer/fontspec/unicode-math: Change font of all math digits

Please consider the following MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{unicode-math} \usepackage{fontspec} \setsansfont{some-font.otf} \usefonttheme[onlymath]{serif} \begin{document} ...
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Problem with the \mathbf command

In this MWE, I want to obtain bold letter for the letter "H" (compare the two "H") : \documentclass[10 pt]{beamer} \usetheme{default} \usepackage{lmodern} % load a font with all the characters ...
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Beamer bullets with Alegreya Sans

I find Alegreya Sans especially readable for presentations, in part because it has real italics and not just an oblique shape. However, itemization is problematic. Although the default, triangular ...
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Beamer sidebar font problem [duplicate]

I write a presentation in Hungarian. It often occurs that section title contains special Hungarian letters \H{o} or \H{u}. It is OK within the frame, but in the sidebar they appears as simple letters ...
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Beamer: Using sans serif numbers in math mode together with LuaLaTeX and the fontspec package

This is a follow up on my last question. I want to produce a beamer presentation using the font Helvetica Neue. I am using this MWE: \documentclass[]{beamer} \usepackage{fontspec} \setsansfont[ ...
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169 views

Change font in Beamer to a more modern, sleek font

I noticed that many of today's presentations (not done by Beamer) use modern-looking, sleek fonts. Is it possible to set Beamer's fonts to use such fonts? All the current fonts in Beamer look a bit ...
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625 views

LaTeX commands in Verbatim using fancyvrb and listings

I am trying to use LaTeX commands like \textbf, \textit, \textcolor in fancyvrb combined with listings. Especially I want to bold and color any text or entire blocks of Java code (not just keywords) ...
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Switch from phv to cmr in math mode using beamer

In my beamer document I am unable to switch to cmr for formulae since they look weird otherwise. Minimal Working Example: \documentclass{mybeamer} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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set character/symbol from a particular font instead of bullet in beamer

I am using fontspec and beamer and would like to change the bullet symbol of "itemize" to a given character. I have tried \setbeamertemplate{itemize item}[] Before and after \begin{document}, ...
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How to change seagull color theme alert text to non-bold

Some beamer color themes (as seagull) define alert text as bold font. However, sold font alerts are annoying when one uses overlay (eg: \onslide+<2->), because bold text takes more space than ...
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212 views

How to set font to Serif in Beamer title only

I want to use a serif font for the title in the title slide only. I have tried: \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} \usefonttheme[stillsansserifsmall, stillsansseriftext]{serif} \title{\sc Great title} ...
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172 views

problem with math font and LuaLaTeX

The following code works fine if compiled in pdflatex: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{quattrocento} \begin{document} \begin{frame} Quattrocento $30\cdot40$ \end{frame} \end{document} As is ...
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296 views

Beamerposter not showing correct fonts in math mode

I am making a poster using beamer package and I have problems in mathematical symbols like summation and fractions. My preamble file has following \documentclass[final]{beamer} ...
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Changing the font family of the mini-navigation in the 'Frankfurt' beamer theme

I am currently in process of tweaking the look of my beamer presentation and would like the navigational elements (TOC and mini-navigation, that is shipped alongside the Frankfurt theme) to use ...
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Embedding Adobe Type Basics T1 Postscript fonts in Beamer

Recently I acquired the Adobe Type Basics T1 package and I am using Acrobat Distiller for the ps2pdf option (Winedt 8.0 + MikTeX 2.9). If I create a file using latex-dvi2ps-ps2pdf, the Times ...
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Beamer 3.30 with helvet - Problem with upper-case Greek

Since I updated to latex beamer 3.30 last week, I do not get upper-case Greek letters anymore with the "helvet" package - they are replaced by black boxes instead. This is an example: ...
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Why, in Beamer, letters written in math mode look as written in normal mode [duplicate]

I'm making a presentation with beamer and have noticed that letters written in math mode look exactly the same as letters written in normal mode; in other words $K$ looks in the PDF exactly like K, ...
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Beamer: Increase square enumerate size when using 14pt font

I'm using beamer with 14pt and when I use enumerate or itemize it doesn't look just right: I'd like to have: The squares slightly larger The squares centered vertically I have tried to play ...
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\usepackage{lmodern} changes textcomp's \textbullet and \textopenbullet in a beamer file

I use \textbullet and \textopenbullet (from textcomp package) in a beamer file. It gives just what I expect: However, when I add the lmodern package in the preamble (to avoid font warnings and ...
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1answer
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Font display error in windows

I encountered the following while trying to process my PDF document from LaTeX, MiKTeX 2.9 Trying to make PK font mathkerncmssi8 at 600DPI... Running miktex-makemf.exe... miktex-makemf: The ...
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Use math font for TikZ arrow labels

I am trying to make arrow labels look like they are written in math mode. This is what I have: This is what I want , I tried to use different fonts but without success. This is my code: ...
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Beamer fonts in article

I would like to use beamer's fonts in a standard LaTeX article. Something like: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} bla $bla$ \end{document} But with everything with beamer's fonts inside? ...
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243 views

Define a separate font for slide titles in Beamer

(I sincerely hope this question hasn't been asked; if so my apologies, I wasn't able to locate it.) I have started defining my own themes more and more lately in Beamer, including changing the font, ...
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3answers
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! Font EU1/lmr/m/n/10=[lmroman10-regular]:mapping=tex-text at 10.0pt not loadab le: Metric (TFM) file not found

I have this sample code that I was trying to run but it kept on producing an error that says: ! Font \zf@basefont=Flama-Light at 10.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM) file not found. ! Font ...
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410 views

Change font for units with \unit (In LyX, \unittwo)

Using the command (defined in units.sty) \unit[value]{dimensions}, the dimensions are set using \mathrm. I am working on a presentation that uses the standard Beamer sans serif font (can't remember ...
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1answer
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“Too many math alphabets” with Beamer and DeclareSymbolFont

The following is a near-minimal example of my problem: \documentclass[dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage{stmaryrd} \usepackage{MnSymbol} \DeclareSymbolFont{bbsymbol}{U}{bbold}{m}{n} ...
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Switch beamer font families in general

A standard document (e.g. scrreprt) uses roman font family for text and Sansserif font family for titles etc. It is the other way round in beamer. How can I switch the two font families? Or why do ...
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How to use the Bradhley Hand font?

I've checked the Mathfonts that can be used through Beamer Class , I've successfully used most of the fonts , but when i tried to include the Bradhley Hand font , it did not work (it shows ordinary ...
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Displayed math looks bad using beamerposter with lmodern

I'm using a theme for beamerposter that requires the package lmodern. Specifically, I'm modifying the theme found here. However, the displayed equations do not look right when I use lmodern. ...
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305 views

Improve inline fraction style with Quattrocento font

I'm using the Quattrocento font in a beamer presentation (which my audience likes a lot) but I have a small problem with inline fractions like 33 1/3, which do not look very good. Specifically the "1" ...
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Specific Font in Beamer [duplicate]

I would like to make a presentation using a font style like this one: http://gallium.inria.fr/~fpottier/slides/fpottier-2008-06-pittsburgh.pdf Screenshot: Does anyone know which font is this?
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Question about beamer - Cambria font with CambridgeUS

Related to my previous question about beamer, now I have another one: How to set Cambria font for mathematical equations and Times New Roman or Arial font for regular text
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Changing the default title/author/institution/frametitle font in Beamer

I sadly haven't been able to answer this questions using Google. In beamer, I'd like to make the default font for the entire title page, as well as frame titles, to be the default font from the old ...
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1answer
802 views

Xelatex beamer Calibri: how to suppress unwanted ligatures [duplicate]

Solution: \setsansfont[Ligatures={NoRequired,NoCommon,NoContextual}]{Calibri} I'm no typographer, therefore I didn't know the techinical terms, but this Wikipedia article describes it: ...
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MathTime Pro 2 fonts with beamer - Error: Command `\lll' already defined

MathTime Professional 2 doesn't work with Beamer. Did anyone encounter the same problem? Below short example: \documentclass[10pt, xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to write a letter “a” in Tex [duplicate]

This seems to be a fairly simple question. But I want to know how can I write the alphabet "a" in Latex as shown below: I cannot use the regular "a" in this case. Thanks for any suggestion. The ...
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1answer
383 views

Palatino text with CMR math in beamer?

I've tried so many combinations, but I can't get it to work. I'd appreciate any suggestions.
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912 views

A problem with beamer, tikz and fonts

I am having a weird problem with beamer and tikz. The following MWE doesn't compile. Removing the \alert from the author line, or the \usepackage{tikz} or the math content in the frame is enough to ...
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1answer
628 views

Change font of one frame in beamer

I'm writing a presentation using beamer, and I'd like to change the font of one frame only, or alternatively a part of one frame. I imagined this would be a common problem, but after quite a bit of ...
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1answer
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Use several different fonts in latex beamer / change font for block title only

I want to use a specific font only for the headings. Does anybody know how to change the font (and I mean really the font, not only its appearance like bold, italic or so) for the beamer block title ...
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\setbeamerfont for customizing content font in LaTeX beamer [closed]

I have a problem in which I am not sure how to modify the content (normal text) of beamer font. I only know how to modify the frametitle In which \setbeamerfont{structure}{family=\fontUbuntu} ...
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1answer
237 views

Second Font dedicated for tables

How to put second font in table. First is Utopia Regular with Math Design as a main font. Second - TeX Gyre Heros, for tables. \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { ...
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votes
2answers
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Problem with typesetting maths content in an unusual font in beamer

I want to typeset math in different font called Antykwa Torunska, which supports maths. Unfortunately, when using it in beamer the math font is switched to the standard math font of beamer. How can I ...
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1answer
334 views

Combine ipe and beamer presentation (font identification)

I am trying to transition from an existing ipe presentation to beamer by combining slides from both into the same presentation. To do this I need to match the existing slides in beamer, a job that ...
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1answer
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\cal messes up the math mode

How come when I use this code with beamer \begin{block}{Misadjustment} $$ \cal{M} = \frac{1-\lambda}{2}\sigma_v^2 M + \frac{1}{2(1-\lambda)}tr[\mathbf{RQ}] $$ \end{block} results in this: But ...