{fonts} is about fonts and how to use them. It deals with questions about changing family, shape and weight of fonts, but also with font packages. If your question is not about a font in general but about specific symbols, use {symbols} instead. For questions about font sizes, use {fontsize}.

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How to change the default font of math operators

How to change the default font of math operators? The problem is that if I use the command \DeclareMathAlphabet\mathrm{U}{eur}{b}{n}, only new defined operators will be changed in terms of its font. ...
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State of Unicode math typesetting fonts?

In a 2011 EuroBachoTeX talk, Ulrik Vieth discusses TeX unicode math fonts and their state of completeness. He lists the following 4 fonts as (more or less) production-ready: Cambria Math Asana ...
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Using same font style of an already defined algorithm function in another algorithm

I want to use the same font style of a previously defined function in an algorithm environment when I call it in a different algorithm environment. Below is a minimal working example. I want the same ...
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Shear transform a symbol without bad baseline

I ask a questions a little similar to the following ones: Shear transform a "box" Importing single symbols in the sense of "How does the assignment work?" So the question I ...
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Latex Online with add our own custom fonts

I am searching for a way to host my tex files with Templates online for my customer, so that he can edit the latex files and correct for changes, the problems i am facing is there are so many custom ...
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Fonts used in SVMult package - problem with `\mathcal`

I am using SVMult class (Springer package for contributed books). By default the document includes the following packages: \usepackage{mathptmx} % selects Times Roman as basic font ...
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how to change the font of the number after theorem

I want to change the font of the number to \itshape, for example, I want to get Theorem {\itshape 1.1}. Is there any way to do it in the theorem environment
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Is it possible to use literals like ⊥ outside of math mode?

I have a .tex file that I'm compiling with luatex that I would like to be able to use a utf-8 literal in. Using unicode-math, it's possible to use the literal inside of math mode as such: ...
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A TeX math font for Helvetica Neue?

Somebody insists for using Helvetica Neue (Light) in a new (math) journal, though I advise against it, because it doesn't provide math nor small caps support. Anyway, could you advise as TeX math ...
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Loading symbol from mathb font does not work when document class is amsart

In this question I found out how to load a "double prec" as a single symbol. For some reason, this code does not work when the documentclass is \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{amsart} Minimal ...
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Hand written fonts in LaTeX for Cyrillics

As shown here Hand written fonts in LaTeX/XeTeX/LuaTeX there are many beautiful hand written fonts in LateX, but all of those for T1. Is there something similar to the cyrillics?
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Making math behaving like \mathit

I often use descriptive names for predicates, terms and functions. However, due to the lack of kerning they don't look nice. For example $offer = surface \times force(now)$ renders as Thus to ...
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Quattrocento in Ubuntu 14.04 (TeXLive 2014)

Although I went over here: Texlive 2014 on Ubuntu 14.04: Font WebOMintsGD not found and here: Installing missing fonts in Texlive on Ubuntu I'm unable to use quattrocento in my Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Is it possible to test whether small caps are available with the current font?

Is it possible to test, in the document body, whether small caps are available with the current font (both for pdf(la)tex and xe(la)tex)? What I'd like to do is something like: \usepackage{xifthen} ...
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How can I figure out the font used by a class file

I have a document class that isn't as thoroughly documented as I might like, and I'd like to figure out what font it uses. Is there an easy, universal way to do that?
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How add my own ligature

I would like to add one char from otf font in xelatex as ligature. 'łł' = 'some char number in font' How make it? How tell for xelatex this char is a ligature of two letter 'ł' and 'ł'
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Generate unreadable handwriting text

I read this question, not what I want, I don't want lorem ipsum either see this picture A classic movie scene in cartoons and real movies, a letter appears to be written in a smooth elegant ...
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using IJNME Latex class file

I am trying to prepare a manuscript in Latex using IJNME class file. I have trouble compiling it. I cannot run their example tex file that is in their site under author's guideline. When I am trying ...
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Fixed width font in LATEX .Rnw file

In a .Rmd file, I can force individual words to become fixed width font by using syntax. For example, in the above sentence, the word "syntax" will be written in fixed width format. Is there an ...
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\textrecipe does not work with xelatex

The code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{wasysym} \begin{document} \textrecipe \end{document} works properly generating unicode character (U+211E) But when I add ...
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Possible Biolinum bug with italic bold face

The following example produces some wrong font shapes: \documentclass[10pt]{book} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[biolinum]{libertine} \begin{document} \textsf{\textit{\textbf{E L g h}}} ...
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Apostrophe in the editor appears as question mark in the pdf file

I am writing my thesis with LaTeX in French (so I use the package [latin1]{inputenc}). I use TeXShop to compile and I am a Mac user. I use a template provided by my University. My code was working ...
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mmap/cmap problem: text in equations is not properly copy-pastable

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[noTeX]{mmap} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \begin{document} $(A\to B)\vdash B$ sample text ...
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Article document class make subsection headings italic and remove boldface [duplicate]

How can I make only the subsection headings italic and remove boldface in article document class ?
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Question regarding the loading of fonts

A TeX file loads some fonts not found in the computer \setCJKmainfont[BoldFont=FZDaHei-B02S,ItalicFont=Adobe Kaiti Std]{FZZhongDengXian-Z07S}% \setCJKsansfont{Adobe Heiti Std} \setCJKmonofont{Adobe ...
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How to use a system font together with latex fonts

I am trying to use a display font for special headers -- it is Anton in truetype format, but to continue to use normal Latex fonts for the rest of the document. I thought this would be achieved by ...
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Cronos Pro: missing opticals?

I am experimenting alternate fonts with LaTeX using pdfTeX (no XeTeX nor LuaTeX). I have installed FontPro with Adobe Reader's Minion & Myriad Pro, plus some Cronos Pro files I had; small family ...
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En-dash instead of two short dashes for page range in bibliography

Since I'm working with the fontspec package, using the Segoe UI font (actually, let me include a secondary question here: which font would you prefer for a scientifical paper on influenza, keeping in ...
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Missing character: there is no 'x' in font nullfont

I want to generate an image from a Tex file. I use a template and then programmatically insert LaTeX inside it. For example, if I want to create an image for x^2 + \phi, this would be the resulting ...
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Using the sourcecodepro font with Beamer listings

I would like to use the sourcecodepro package to typeset source code in Beamer. The following code gives the same fonts, regardless whether sourcecodepro is loaded or not. I would like to stick to ...
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Use both boondox-ds and the blackboard fonts from amsfonts

I want to use the blackboard bold font boondox-ds provided by the boondox package, but keep, for denoting number sets, the \mathbb from amsfonts. What boondox-ds does, however, is overwriting \mathbb. ...
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Inserting cursive signature to letter in LaTex

I am writing a letter and I want LaTex to put a cursive signature between sincerely and my printed name. When I do it like this, It puts the cursive under the print. \signature{Jane Doe\\Job ...
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Is there a package/website with non-standard LaTeX Type 1 fonts (e.g., calibri)?

This question continues a question on using True Type Fonts with LaTex (exactly - pdfLatex) asked before. As it follows from the answer, to use any True Type Font in LaTeX one should either use the ...
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Poster and (very) bold math fonts

I've spent several hours to put some mathematical laws for powers and logarithm on a poster. The output is too thin for reading it standing a few meters away, especially sitting in a classroom in ...
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MnSymbol doesn't change the default math font

I'm working with MiKTeX 2.9. I've installed the package and I get no error whatsoever, but I keep getting Computer Modern words and numbers instead. Note that I didn't install the minionpro package. ...
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How does mktexmf find fonts on mac?

I installed a new font using Font Book on my mac. But when I try using fontspec, I get an error that says "font-not-found". It seems that the name that appears in the Font Book application is not ...
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What Chinese fonts can I rely on to be in Mac and Linux?

See this comment; I am involved in a project that needs to have (automatic) XeLaTeX compilation of various language files on both Mac and Linux (usually Fedora or Debian or Ubuntu), and apparently ...
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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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Is there a way to use Calibri light in Latex [duplicate]

I'm new to Latex and I would like to use Calibri light as default font for my document. the Problem is that is a Microsoft font. any Idea how or where to find it thanks for any hint
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How do I get \texttt with bold face in LaTeX?

This question was asked and answered 20 years ago but I wonder if there is a more modern solution today that does not involve quite so much hackery with overriding settings in font files. I want my ...
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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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Caecilia font for latex

I would like to know if there is a comprehensive website for all (standard) fonts available for latex and their code names. For example, I would like to use the font caecilia and do not know if it is ...
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Lowercase pi that is shown correctly in sub- and superscripts

I am looking for a way to define a new mathematical symbol, namely a lowercase pi, that will resize according to the font size of the surrounding text. The normal \pi will not suffice as I am already ...
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How to get the “old” \mathcal letters?

I've always been bothered by the look of the standard \mathcal 'E': and think it would be nice to have a calligraphic E that looks more like the \mathcal 'F': . Recently, I stumbled across an old ...
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Corrupted NFSS tables \select@language{greek}

Recently I installed Fedora 20 in my desktop. I installed TeX Live for LaTeX. For Greek language support, I installed the Kerkis font package and texlive-babel-greek. When I tried to compile a greek ...
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Can someone explain this weird font behavior? (EBGaramond-Maths)

I am using the package EBGaramond-Maths. This font is missing the symbols for these commands (from documentation): \leftharpoonup \triangleright \flat \smile \leftharpoondown \triangleleft \natural ...
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How to make “old-style” the default for numerals?

I want to be able to use the \oldstylenums{} command as a default way for display my numbers, but only outside of math mode. Is this possible to do? I know some fonts come with this numbering system, ...
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Smooth concrete math

This question is linked to this one. I want concrete math to be smooth. Following the answer of egreg, I obtain an arithmetic overflow. I think this is due to the 8000dpi specified in the answer. In ...
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How to solve font problem

I have tried to submit an paper to arXiv, but have not completed due to the Chinese characters(data), the following is the help to solve the problem, but I cann't understand them completely, any body ...
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Change the font of number in section

I need to change the font of the number of the sections without changing the font of the name of section. \documentclass[12pt,onecolumn]{article} ...