{font-encodings} is about the various font or output code pages like T1 (for Latin) or T2*x* (for Cyrillic) which tell the compiler where to find a particular glyph (character) in a font file, hereby supporting correct hyphenation of words. A popular package for pdfLaTeX is fontenc.

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What is the equivalent of \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} in plain TeX?

I have inherited a semi-small TeX project in which I, after syncing across various computers and OS'es, had some problems with encodings of special characters like åäö. My initial approach for fixing ...
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Is there a general method for obtaining small caps with custom fonts?

MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{memoir} \usepackage{DejaVuSerifCondensed} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} \noindent\scshape{Hello World}\\ \textsc{Hello World} \end{document} ...
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Problems with special german characters

I am a beginner with LaTeX. I have a LaTeX template for my thesis which I have to use. The problem is that the special characters in the german language (called Umlaut) are not displayed in a correct ...
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TexStudio changed French letters to ?'s and encoding is now messed up

Hear me, o fount of knowledge-- I have been using TexStudio to create a transcription of a French document. Three weeks ago I finished the first draft, made my PDF, and all was well; the work looked ...
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Some troubles with the font

I've just noticed, that after rendering if I zoom the text then it look like a low quality text (look at the screen). I've heard that I can install cm-super package. I put \usepackage{cm-super} to the ...
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“ö ü ä ß” in Latex (Mac, German, TeXShop)

It sounds simple but I have a really heavy issue with the "ö ü ä ß" in Latex. I use a template from my university, i have a mac and i use TeXShop if that matters. Within there is a packages.tex with ...
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Create Blank Space after special character at end of a word

I am writing part of a text where i need danish encoding/characters. The main language however is english. So i choose to add the special chars in textmode. I am facing now the problem that if a word ...
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Inputenc/Fontenc conflict

I am freaking out with this problem. I am writting a beamer presentation in spanish, and compiling with PDFLaTeX. My input encoding has to be UTF-8. So I write: \documentclass[12pt]{beamer} ...
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How can I use my own fonts in LaTeX?

I've been using LaTeX for bigger assignments at the university for two semesters now. At the moment I'm working on my final project and for that I want to use the company font. I have it in OTF and ...
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Why does “fi” render to 㐌 when I compile my Latex to SVG using dvisvgm?

I wanted to compile the following Latex \documentclass[preview]{standalone} \nonstopmode \begin{document} I want to write f i r s t but this is the result: first \end{document} to svg by using ...
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How can I change the tipa font to Charter?

I've tried \usepackage{tipa}, then \DeclareFontSubstitution{T1}{bch}{m}{n}, but nothing changes. Is there any way to make the tipa font be Charter, or another font that fits a little better?
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How to revert corroupted or unredable Latex file back to original form

While compiling my Latex file (.tex) on Ubuntu power shutdown and now file looks like unreadable text. How to revert it back to original form. While opening the file i am getting this error After ...
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Change of large symbol font breaks underbrace

I use Libertine for the main font and need to typeset a sum. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{libertine} \usepackage[libertine]{newtxmath} \begin{document} \begin{align} \sum_{i=1}^3 x_i = ...
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Advice for coding with excessive quantities of symbols, accents, and special characters

I am beginning a new project where I will be using far more special characters and accents than I ever have before. Given that this will not be in my native language (or a language I even speak) I am ...
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No pdf in Latex compilation even though the encoding is correct

EDIT 2: LINK TO DOWNLOAD THE tex FILE: http://www.mediafire.com/download/a2aaczrqzobv1q2/send.zip I have a .tex file whose preamble is this: EDIT: ...
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How to use Boondox calligraphic font in LaTeX without replacing \mathcal command

This is a follow-up question to a previous question I asked about how to use the Boondox calligraphic font alongside the standard \mathcal font. The solution involved getting the \mathalfa package ...
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OrnementsADF and babelbib font problem

Consider the following code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[french]{babel} \usepackage{babelbib} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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LuaLaTeX from texlive-2014: Command \textsubscript unavailable in encoding EU2

Here is a minimal example of a file that lualatex from texlive-2013 compiles fine: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} X\textsubscript{Y} \end{document} If I try to ...
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Bibliography .bib encoding utf8 (french) accents

I am trying to use a bibliography for a my latex report. I am using a .bib file named bibli with articles written in french (so the titles have accents like é or ô). At the beginning of my .tex file I ...
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How to decipher font encoding & install LaTeX font for use in MacWord?

I want to know the font being used in my document. I saw on other posts that this can be determined using the following command: \showthefont I also found LaTeX font encodings here: ...
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How to manually set font encoding settings of a font? [closed]

I have a font with a font table containing ligatures, but also math radicals, operators and e.g. an integral sign. (It's a different font from the one I'm showcasing in this question, which doesn't ...
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rewrite comand like a [key=value] using xparse or latex3 syntax

I've written a macro to use some command like a ltxdoc (\oarg,\meta,\marg) without using the textcomp and ltxdocto colorate and decide the font style with which the angle, brackets and text in ...
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Where does the package fontspec look for OpenType fonts, especially FontAwesome.otf?

I have a supposedly trivial question and I'm having a hard time finding an answer. How can I determine the directories where fontspec is looking for OTF files? I want to edit FontAwesome.otf with ...
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Difference between \encodingdefault{T1} and \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}

I'm new to LaTeX, like really really new. From what I've read, the default font encoding of LaTeX is OT1. Now, if I'm not mistaken, in order to change the default encoding to Type 1, I have to put ...
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Tool to find characters encoded differently in T1 vs OT1

Suppose I have written a very long document using \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}; then I remove the line to revert to the default OT1 encoding (or vice versa.) Now I want to know if anything's changed in ...
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! Corrupted NFSS tables

Update The LaTeX-bug described in this question has been resolved. With the new LaTeX in TeXlive 2015 (tested on 2015-05-14) there is no longer an error. Original Question The following code gives ...
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Errors in Gnuplot figures after converting DVI to PS/PDF

I use Gnuplot to generate my figures (with "set terminal postscript eps"). When I insert the figures into my LaTeX document and compile it using the standard compiler latex(?), everything looks fine. ...
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How to rearrange the characters of a font with virtual font

My setup: TeX Live How can I remap slot 39 to slot 13? I tried to do it by creating a virtual font: tftopl cmtt10.tfm > cmtt10.vpl patch <<EOF --- cmtt10.vpl +++ cmtt10.vpl @@ -1,3 +1,4 @@ ...
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T1 vs LY1 behavior of lstlistings

I am writing a document with listings in it, which are typeset in Courier. When I changed the main font of the document, the package for this font (installed with autoinst) decided that it should ...
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Footnote in \bfseries: New error in newpx update [closed]

After a recent update, the newpx font packages (newpxtext, newpxmath) throw an error when trying to make a superscript footnote number within a group where the boldface series is selected. ...
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Linux libertine, the {\l} character, ligatures, and T1 fontenc

If I understand correctly from the answers to this question, the default OT1 encoding will not get me enough "font space" for the proper \l character. On the other hand, I can't seem to get ligatures ...
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Bug in fontenc (or libertine)?

I am working on a book with aprox. 200+ A5 pages. In the process of migrating from pdflatex to xelatex I noticed some serious layout differences. In an effort to trace down the problem, I came to ...
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Mapping Private Use Area characters in pdflatex?

Let's say I want to use the font Desconsolata.ttf from Oracc: The Open Richly Annotated Cuneiform Corpus - Unicode fonts for Oracc; and in particular, I want to use the Private Use Area characters: ...
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\usepackage[T1]{fontenc} with \textsf: strange phenomenon [duplicate]

I have some trouble using \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}: \textsf text is no longer sans-serif. For instance, {\Huge\textsf{\bfseries SOME TEXT some text}} becomes instead of the usual I suppose ...
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fontenc changes sans serif bold font in KOMA-script

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} %\usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} \textbf{\textsf{Some text}} \end{document} The output of the above code is and doesn't change ...
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Minted package throws font warning when using triple " for python docstrings using inconsolata

Using minted for code listings I have set my font to inconsolata and get the wargning: LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape `T1/zi4/m/it' undefined when using Inconsolata font and Python documentation ...
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What is the reason behind why > and < don't display properly without T1 font encoding?

I've read a number of posts that ask about why the symbols > and < show up incorrectly as ¡ and ¿. The solution is to use the T1 font encoding. Okay. I'd like to learn about why these symbols show ...
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Search in pdf and babel

I noticed that in my PDF-files search does not work if there is an ukrainian letter "i" in the word. Nevertheless, the search is works well in the words with the two other specific for ukrainian ...
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why quotes " in Verbatime become tilde when adding \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} with tex4ht?

There seems to be another strange interaction with packages here with tex4ht. I do not know if this is a feature of these packages that one is not supposed to mix them, or a bug. But it only shows up ...
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Problem T1 fontenc and microtype?

I had to reinstall Windows on my pc, and therefore Latex too. It worked perfectly well before, and I don't understand why I have a problem now (I reinstall the complete miktex distribution). Here is ...
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How to type an old style greek phrase in text mode?

I need to type an greek phrase: Let no one untrained in geometry enter. Jusk like http://home.wlu.edu/~mahonj/Greeklanguage.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Greek_phrases I hope it looks ...
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Remapping fonts between different encodings?

Consider this MWE: \documentclass{article} % http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/215447/using-cyrillic-with-tex-gyre-pagella-and-pdflatex \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T2A, T1]{fontenc} ...
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Using cyrillic with Tex Gyre Pagella and pdflatex?

I just saw in this posting: How to access cyrillic letters in the TeX Gyre fonts (e.g. pagella)? - comp.text.tex the note: "the TeX Gyre Pagella font, which includes glyphs for cyrillic.". There is an ...
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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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Use russian letter in section title

I try to typeset russian character by ascii letter, so I referenced latex_cyrillic. It works but failed in section title. How to solve it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[OT2,OT1]{fontenc} ...
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Dollar sign (\$) dysfunctional in hyperref's \url{}

When escaping the dollar sign inside a \url{} command, as shown in my MWE, the following is displayed. (Below is what I am expecting). \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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(pdf)latex doesn't recognize some Postscript fonts

I'm running this MWE in MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows 7 Professional Operative System \documentclass{article} \usepackage{manfnt} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} \manerrarrow \end{document} The ...
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How can I prevent LaTeX from creating en-dash with T1 encoding? [duplicate]

I'm writing a documentation for a command line tool. I typeset command line options with \texttt (eg. \texttt{--help}) because \verb doesn't work in footnote. This works fine with OT1 font encoding. ...
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KOMA-Script:: interference between T1 fontenc and chapterformat

I do no manage to obtain using pdflatex bold font for Chapter Name, prefix and number when \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} is loaded. The rendering is changing due to this package and the command \bfseries ...
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Font shape 'OT1/cmvtt/bx/n' undefined

I'm getting the following warning: Latex Font Warning: Font shape 'OT1/cmvtt/bx/n' undefined (Font) using 'OT1/cmvtt/m/n' instead on input line 25 How can I suppress that warning? Or: ...