Questions about and applications of the "EB Garamond" font family

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How do I get the “normal” theta with ebgaramond-maths in pdfLaTeX?

With ebgaramond-maths in pdfLaTeX, I'm getting a theta (with $\theta$) that's sort of a sparse, cursive, loopy thing. I want the normal theta. Looking at ...
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Font Problems using XeLaTEX

Hello I'm using the following settings on my standard.lco, I have downloaded the font EB GARAMOND from Google Fonts. I downloaded the zip file and installed correctly on my windows 10. A snip from ...
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EB Garamond and amsmath \text

On my system (OSX 10.10.5; LuaTeX, Version beta-0.80.0 (TeX Live 2015); LaTeX2e <2015/10/01> patch level 2) I run the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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Installing the latest version of EB Garamond in TeX Live

I want to use the coloredlettrine package, which I understand requires a version of the EB Garamond fonts which is newer than that provided by TeX Live 2015. I'm trying to follow the instructions in ...
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Obtaining features from EBGaramond font in ConTeXt

I want to use EBGaramond font "historic" features in ConTeXt the same way as I could use them from LaTeX but without success. I think I am missing something in my ConTeXt but I am not able to see what ...
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realscripts changes star in footnote marker

Why is the star in the footnote marker different with realscripts loaded? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[symbol]{footmisc} \usepackage{ebgaramond} \begin{document} \null\vfill ...
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Use optical sizes of fonts with fontspec for local files [duplicate]

Now, this is the exact same question as Is there a way to use different local font files for different font size in fontspec?, but is is left without a solution. @WillRobertson answered in a comment ...
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No superscript or subscript greek letters with EB Garamond and mathspec

When using the EB Garamond font (v. 0.016) with XeLaTeX and mathspec, superscript and subscript greek letters in math mode do not appear in the pdf, though it compiles without error. ...
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Text processor for XeLaTex or LuaLatex

For my case, I'm interested in this EB Garamond font type. Because I am not very old users of Latex, can you help me to recommend me which Tex text processor can I use to make this second type font? ...
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How to Use Boldface when Using the Package ebgaramond-maths

I am using the package ebgaramond-maths (see http://ctan.org/pkg/ebgaramond-maths). Using this package, the boldface command \textbf does not actually put sentences in boldface. However, there are ...
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How to use \usepackage{ebgaramond-maths}?

Could anyone tell me how to use \usepackage{ebgaramond-maths}? Here is the website of package, http://www.tug.dk/FontCatalogue/ebgaramond/ When I run PDFTeXify, there always show some font that ...
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pdflatex: cannot open encoding file (ebgaramond)

I am trying to install the ebgaramond fonts installed using Mactex. I have run tlmgr install ebgaramond followed by various combinations of mktexlsr and updmap-sys, however I keep getting messages ...
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LuaLatex change main text font for everything a part of numbers

Thanks the abundance of templates on the Internet seldom I use LaTeX (LuaLaTeX engine) also for non-academic texts like relations or letters. So sometime I like to use other fonts than the Computer ...
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What is the recommended way to respond to bug reports for font packages where the bug is caused by characters missing from fonts?

I received a bug report for ebgaramond-maths. Although the issue is clearly caused by my package in one sense, it is not clear to me whether there is anything which I should do about it beyond ...
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How to force a long-tailed Q in EB Garamond

I'm using XeLaTeX and EB Garamond to produce a facsimile of a 17th-century French pamphlet. EB Garamond, at least with its default settings, seems to select the long-tailed Q only when the Q is ...
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XeLaTeX: Letterspacing with swashes

I'm trying to use XeLaTeX to typeset a word in EB Garamond, and I want only two of the letters in the word to have swashes. However, the swashed characters screw up the letterspacing: ...
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Possible incompatibility - LaTeX3 kernel and EbGaramond.sty

In advance, I apologise if this is off-topic as "too localised", but I'm not sure where's the best place to ask. I am running TeX Live 2014 on Windows 7, fully up-to-date as of this morning. Here's ...
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Installing EB Garamond (miktex lua) encore encore

There are many related questions and answers. I looked at Installing EB Garamond for pdfLaTeX (encore) and tried the lua answer there. lualatex from a freshly instlled Miktex on this MWE ...
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Garamond font with LaTeX

Is there any package that allows to use Garamond font with LaTeX documents that are generated with pdflatex? If so: Does this package allow to use font for commercial purposes for free? If not, is ...
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Suggest for fonts that improve the usage of paper as alternative to Times New Roman [closed]

Yesterday someone asked me a rather curious question that has to do with LaTeX and typography. Specifically the person is interested in being able to change the font from Times New Roman to thereby ...
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how to use boldface (from another package) while using ebgaramond font

I wanted to use the ebgaramond font and I can get it to work using 'latex' however, there is no boldface font available with this package. Is it possible to set up the LaTeX document such that it will ...
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How can I set the chapter titles in EB Garamond?

I am using the font EB Garamond but I don't succeed to get the chapter and section titles to be set right. The package ebgaramond does not have all the features I want, and when looking for the font ...
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How to choose fonts with different optical sizes with fontspec [duplicate]

The font EB Garamond is a font that provides (at the moment two) different optical sizes. The fontspec package will automatically choose the appropriate optical size (cf. the manual under section ...
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ebgaramond interface for newtxmath

Remarks The newtxmath-package comes with support for various fonts, including libertine, minion or garamondx. Personally I like the Garamond very much, but garamondx is not part of the default ...
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Is there a way to use ebgaramond lining numbers in math mode in pdflatex?

\DeclareSymbolFont{numbers}{T1}{EBGaramond}{m}{n} \SetSymbolFont{numbers}{bold}{T1}{EBGaramond}{bx}{n} \DeclareMathSymbol{0}\mathalpha{numbers}{"30}... Can we use these commands to use Eb garamond ...
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How can i use this font in Pdflatex?

This font is Garamond written by mathtype. Is there a latex command that gives this. the command \usepackage[urw-garamond]{mathdesign}doesn't give the same font.
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Is there a way to use ebgaramond with lining numbers (as default) in pdflatex?

Is there a way to use ebgaramond with lining numbers as default in pdflatex?
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Installing EBGaramond for pdfLaTeX

I made a foolish choice to play around with fonts a few days ago, and haven't escaped since. After getting very kind and useful help here yesterday, I decided to follow the advice given, and change to ...
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Are itemize and EBGaramond compatible?

This MWE works: \documentclass[english]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{luainputenc} \makeatletter %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% User specified LaTeX commands. ...
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A Big fancy “Q”

One time I remember seeing a Q ligature in \setmainfont{EB Garamond} (fontspec, EB Garamond, etc.) that involved a wonderful long swash. Now I don't know how to get it. Contrary to most other ...
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Accessing the Fancy /es/ Ligature Without Lua-/Xe-Latex

This is in LuaLaTeX with fontspec and \setmainfont{EB Garamond}. The first is rendered for \emph{es} and the second separates the letters with \emph{e\mbox{}s}. I find the former ligature very ...
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Sans-serif to go with EB Garamond (no math)?

Suggestions for a good sans-serif font to go with (complement) EB Garamond? Math and non-Western European support are not required. Text is fiction, not academic or scientific. English with an ...
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Is there a way to use external font files with unicode-math?

I use fontspec with LuaLaTeX to load fonts from external file even if they are not installed on the system. Such as \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont[Path=fonts/, Extension=.otf, ...
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Mixing some math fonts

I want the symbols such \int or \sum from the Latin Modern Math font and the \nabla and all the greek letter such \alpha \beta \psi etc from the Latin Modern Math but all numbers and letters from the ...
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Modifying EB Garamond font

Is possible modifying this font to have only the "normal" s and u also in the doubles ? \documentclass[pagesize=auto, version=last]{scrartcl} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{microtype} ...
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EB Garamond on LaTeX

I'm looking for the EB Garamond font on LaTeX. Precisely that. And my search, on Google and on TeX.SX, hasn't returned anything, yet. I'm aware that I can have URW-Garamond No. 8 on LaTeX, e.g., ...