{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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Wrong superscript positioning with xelatex and alternative font

Trying to change the math font with xelatex, I used the following commands: \usepackage[cm]{sfmath} \usepackage{mathspec} %\defaultfontfeatures{Mapping=tex-text,Scale=MatchLowercase} ...
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Conflict between option ISO of package txgreeks and \mathcal

When I use the package option ISO to make Greeks italic, I find that \mathcal is out of work. Can anybody help me out? Thanks. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{etex} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Palatino font and renewcommand title

I have tried to make a document with the font called "Palatino" and with a renew defintion of the title. Here is what I tried: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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An easy way to create your own new Font using glyphs from other psnfss2e fonts?

I'd like to create my own LaTeX font that works with pdfLaTeX, or if that's too difficult for me, then create a custom font that at least works with XeTeX. I'd like to use the letters from Palitino ...
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How to override default font with virtual font

My setup: TL 2014 (packaged with Debian 8) I'm trying to create a virtual font and override original font with it. The idea is to copy necessary files of original font with prefix 'o' and in virtual ...
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How to change font for a particular section? [duplicate]

Let us consider the following scenario. This is the partial code in the main.tex file and which includes code from other tex files like certificate.tex, abstract.tex etc., .................... ...
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Using symbols from the arevmath package without changing the entire mathematics font?

I know this question is very similar, but most everything there is centered on MnSymbol, but I am trying to use or "obtain" three symbols using the arevmath package (I am using pdfLaTeX and MiKTeX): ...
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How to include bold+italic font in an equation

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt,numbers=noenddot]{scrartcl} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \mathbf{R}_I(\mathbf{u}_{e}) = ...
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changing font of wordpress quick latex

The font of word press quick latex looks so light and not so good. Is it possible to change the font a bit dark and a bit cool? and i am writing chemical reaction so i must use wp quick latex as i ...
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Scriptsize in Ctex

I adjust the font size by \zihao{4} to enlarge the whole document. While the superscripts and subscripts seem too large. How can we change the script size in the preamble? The following is a MWE. ...
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What is the proper way to change the section title font in LaTeX?

Suppose I wanted to use a different font for a title then the body text in LaTeX (pdflatex). (For example, if I wanted to use a slightly fancier font for titles, or a sans-serif one.) How would I do ...
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Change certain characters font in math mode

I recently changed from pdfLaTeX to XeLaTeX to be able to use different fonts when it comes to typesetting math. I am using mathspec package with different fonts for Latin, Numbers and Greek. I have ...
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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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Loading system (OTF/TTF) fonts from plain TeX with LuaTeX [duplicate]

In XeTeX, I can set up a font pretty straightforwardly with: \font\foo="Minion Pro" at 10pt I don't quite see how to do it. This question suggests that the answer is "use luaotfload.sty." Is that ...
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How do I install MathTime Pro 2 on TexLive (Windows 8)

Can someone kindly guide me how to install MathTime Pro 2 on TexLive? I am currently using Windows 8.
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Default font letter spacing

I have a slight issue while writing my thesis. The examination office of my university allows no more than 20 pages of text (and they are very strict about that). They normally also require you to ...
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XeLatex generating “! Missing } inserted” error (Arabic Fonts)

I am trying to embed 'Arabic Word' in a paper with main language as English. I have gone through following steps:- Installed Scheherazade Font Downloaded polyglossia Package I tried code from ...
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Which is this font in the picture? [on hold]

I wanted to know the font used here in jaguar f-type center console elements The "AUTO", "A/C" ,"MAX" etc
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What is this font called?

What is the font in this figure and how to produce it using latex? The font is surrounded by red circles.
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Problem with XCharter on arXiv

Here is my minimal example that works fine on my computer (TeXlive 2014) but produces an error upon submitting it to arXiv: \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{XCharter} \begin{document} text ...
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what font to use in quotes and warning advices [closed]

I wonder what font I should use to my quotes environment, or how to differentiate it really from the mass of the text. I will use this environment in advices, warning (things to do or not, what to ...
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How to replace CM fonts with ones compatible with XeTeX (in amsppt.sty)?

I would like to try to patch amsppt.sty AMSTeX style file to make it usable with XeTeX and non-Latin languages (Cyrillic). It looks like i need to replace the following CM fonts or font families with ...
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Problem with loading mathb font metrics file (in Linux)

I have a .tex file which works fine under Windows/MikTeX, but fails to produce a PDF in Linux Mint 17/TeXLive 2013. I looked through various similar questions posted on this site, but none seemed to ...
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XeLaTeX with fontspec is slow every time, not just the first time

I am running XeLaTeX (distributed as part of MikTeX) on Windows 7 Service Pack 1 64-bit. The following test file takes a long time to compile: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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installing MinionPro font on latex, some problems

I wanted to install the MinionPro font for Latex (I obtained them via the free Adobe Reader). I found a description here which seemed reasonably easy (for a noob like me): ...
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Decrease font size on a listing in beamer

I want to decrease the font size on a bullet list on a beamer frame. My code is: \begin{frame}{Title} \begin{itemize} \item Item 1 here \item Item 2 here \end{itemize} \end{frame} I have ...
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text format in the appendix in a thesis

I am using Easy Thesis template from sharelatex. I need some help to put the text below as it is in the appendix section in a thesis. I may prefer the font as it is (ascii). REMARK ATOM 1 ...
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\DeclareSymbolFont undesired effect

I would like to have math operator names in Sans Serif. \DeclareSymbolFont{operators}{OT1}{cmss}{m}{n} does the job but has also an effect on Greek capitals. How do I change font for operator names ...
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Names of fonts which have the first capital letter of each word larger than the rest of the word which is also in capital letters? [on hold]

Please can you tell me the names of all the fonts which have the first letter of each word a larger capital letter than the rest of the word which is also in capital letters.
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PDFs are not printed with the correct fonts

Using pdflatex I create some official PDFs from LaTeX source with \usepackage{mathpazo} or even just with the normal CM fonts and they look fine on my screen both, in Preview and in Adobe PDF Reader. ...
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\mathds{0} and \mathbbm{0} not working

It seems \mathds and \mathbbm are only defined for number one to nine, are there some fonts in math mode that works for zero?
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How to find a fitting font for my document?

I write a fantasy-RPG rule-book and I want to let it look a bit more uncommon and fitting for a fantasy-scenario. Where can I look for fonts and try them out and can you give some hints how to choose ...
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How to make \textsc look good in a section title in ACM documents?

Q: How can I suitably use \textsc in a section title in ACM documents? I'm wanting to use \textsc in a section title in an ACM document, but it looks poor. Here's a "Lorem ipsum" version: If I ...
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Why do only some footnotes appear in superscript when set in an OTF font?

In the example below, the numbers 1-3 are in superscript as footnote markers while 4-9 and 0 are not. This occurs when the main font is Quattrocento Sans (using \setmainfont{Quattrocento Sans}) but ...
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argument of \@gobble has an extra }

On removing authors affiliation from my research paper I got an error "argument of \@gobble has an extra }. " Help me how to fix it. \documentclass{svjour3} \begin{document} ...
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Stuck with NimbusSanL instead of Arial/Helvetica

For an article I need to use Times for the text body and Arial or Helvetica for section headings. I use Latex on Ubuntu. I've looked for ways of getting Arial/Helvetica to work, but I keep getting ...
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Can anyone help me identifying this font? [duplicate]

I have been looking for a long time over the internet (and yes I have stumbled here many times) the font or typeface used for example, on the book Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Serway and ...
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Issues with devanagari package

I am experiencing an issue with the pagackage devanagari in conjunction with MinionPro. Specifically, the font in the "list of figures", the "table of contents" or "list of tables" is automatically ...
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Error when using greek symbol in subscript in beamer presentation

I am working on a beamer presentation which will include many mathematical symbols. I use MiKTeX 2.9 and the TeXstudio IDE. I have run into a problem when I attempt to use certain mathematical ...
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How to use lmodern fonts with erewhon fonts [duplicate]

\documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} %%%% Fonts and encodings %%%% \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[sups,p,osf,scaled=1.05]{erewhon} \usepackage{courier} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How can you check if fontspec (with LuaLaTeX) can load a font?

I want to check if fontspec (with LuaLaTeX) can load a certain font and if not try to load another one. For pdflatex I did by checking if the package file exists; but I don't find an easy way to do it ...
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Missing getnonfreefonts-sys in MacTex 2015

I've just installed MacTeX 2015 and wanted to install the non-free fonts available with the getnonfreefonts Perl script. As recommended elsewhere in this site (see egreg's first comment), I tried ...
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Layoutproblem: Fontdesign in header (minipage)

I tried to solve a layout-header-design with minipage. But within the minipage I got several problems: different font sizes linebreaks, leftalign more linespread for a single word ...
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Cabin font doesn't render properly apostrophe

I'm using Cabin font with XeLaTeX. The apostrophe is not render properly. As you can see on the following screenshot, there is not enough space betweend L and a. On this screenshot (with the ...
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Math font changing and siunitx?

Consider this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T2A, T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{mathpazo} ...
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What happen to \mathcal (IEEE conf. sample)

I am a beginner in Latex. I used to use \mathcal, for example: old code \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} $\mathcal{C}$ \end{document} ...
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How to change font type faces in table row? [duplicate]

Is possible to change font faces in whole row on similar way as it is possible for columns? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{>{\bfseries}c ...
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Feed fontdimen parameters to TeX

I have decided to use \fontdimen parameters as an array of numbers (to store data about Unicode Character Properties). The question now is to fill in those \fontdimen parameters in the most efficient ...
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how can I change the typography of my write up to looks nicer in Singapore theme?

I am using Singapore theme but I would like to change the defaul fault. How could I change fonts/typography to make the presentation/frame look nicer/more professional?
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Use different math font in inline-style and display-style formulas

I would like to use a different font in inline-style math mode ($...$) and displayed equations (e.g., \begin{equation} ... \end{equation}). Currently, I set my fonts with \setmainfont{Frutiger 45 ...