{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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Which math font is this? [duplicate]

I'm trying to find out what font this is. It seems to have support for math mode.
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Changing the font document

I need to write a whole document with a specific font. My problem is that when I compile it seems to be working, but my pdf result has the original font. Nothing happened. I have downloaded my .ttf ...
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Umlauts or other special characters in TpX

I'm using TpX to create EPS graphics to be displayed in documents or presentations. At the moment, I'm preparing a presentation in German using the beamer class and include figures via the ...
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Can I use Cambria font in TexStudio?

I am new in LaTex. However, I am using document class Beamer with mode as presentation. I tried to change the main font. But do not find anyway! Can I use Cambria font in TexStudio? please help.
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What is the font in Gravitation and Cosmology [Weinberg]? [on hold]

I really like the font in Gravitation and Cosmology: Principles and Applications of the General Theory of Relativity by Steven Weinberg, but I'm not sure what it is or how to use it in LaTeX.
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Why do fonts look thinner in adobe and different and richer in sumatra pdf

Same question posted on other portal : Why do fonts look thinner in adobe and different and richer in sumatra pdf. Sumatra Adobe Adobe reader settings:
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How to write a single Hiragana character in latex

I've run out of letters and I would like to use the Hiragana ''ro'' in a latex document. How can I produce it in the simplest way?
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Good small caps font to use with arev?

I am typesetting a beamer presentation with the arev package (using plain old pdftex). By convention, some of the keywords in my presentation are usually typeset in small caps—which arev does not ...
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How do I make my desired font be the default font in the memoir class?

I was confused by reading something regarding this topic in the memoir documentation. Can't I just load the package directly so that it can be the default font in my document? Thanks! :)
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Strange message on console

What does the warning message Overfull \hbox (1.08093pt too wide) in paragraph at lines 29--30 []\EU1/TimesNewRoman(1)/m/it/10 Sia $\OML/ztmcm/m/it/10 A$ \EU1/TimesNewRoman(1)/m/it/10 ...
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punctuation from times

i'm using pdflatex and my math font is palatino. i want to change the punctutation into times because apostrophe is so similar derivation symbol. i used the command below but it changed all math into ...
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winfont.sty not found on mactex

I'm trying to build a model here with Sublime + MacTex + Skim But I get this message: winfont.sty not found I looked at the winfont readme ...
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Check Printing With EC13B Font in PDFLaTeX

I have made a template for printing checks from blank check stock but I am stuck on printing the MICR E-13B font at the bottom. I have found the true type font here. I am using PDFLaTeX but can't seem ...
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Small caps in section but not in ToC

With LaTeX, I would like to set all my section titles in small capitals but I need the \textsc to be 'cancelled' in my table of content. Is that possible somehow ? I currently do this : ...
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svmono template and `\mathcal`

Why, with Springer's svmono template, do the letters written with the \mathcal font change? It seems that \mathcal becomes \mathscr. Edit: Look at this image: With the svmono template \mathcal ...
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How to write “Java” in LaTeX [on hold]

How can I write "Java" in LaTeX so that the output looks as it is typeset on https://www.java.com/en/ (image below). For example \textsc{Java} doesn't look good. The image uses white text on red ...
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Font “AGaramondPro-semibold” cannot be found

I have a document [CV template taken from Paul Gessler. I am having difficulty finding AGaramondpro-Semibold font from fontspec package. I have already upgraded the fontspec package from package ...
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Changing font size of captions in figures

I'm using IEEEtran class for my conference publication in latex. The guideline says that the captions for figures should be in font size 8. I tried all these methods mentioned in this forum but none ...
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How to get aleph and beth symbols in similar font?

If aleph, beth, gimel, and daleth are needed in their mathematical meanings (identifiers for cardinality), how can we get them in the same font or at least reasonably similar in style. The following ...
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math font for xelatex

I'm looking for a math font to be used in xelatex. Right now I use Asana Math, which actually looks nice, but is too bold for my purposes. For normal text I use the Roboto font, if I write normal vs. ...
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font size and type in asymptote

I am struggling to find font sizes and types for labels on my math figures in asymptote. I am creating two images which should be essentially the same, but for a sphere and cylinder. I haven't been ...
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Error “Script file install-getnonfreefonts not found” in Windows 7

I am a newbie in LaTex. I am following this tutorial for getting started LaTex in my Windows 7 32bit box. I noticed that while installing additional fonts, I am getting following error- Script file ...
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Custom typeface for sans serif in math mode

How to set custom typeface for sans serif in math mode for pdfLaTeX? Background: I use \usepackage[bitstream-charter]{mathdesign} which does not provide sans serif font, CM-super is used instead for ...
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Sub and super script in a diffent font [duplicate]

In a equation, I need sub and super script in a differnt font, other equation part as a differnt font, I am Using MiKTeX 2.9 version. How to get these style in the output? supscipt position is ...
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Sub- and superscript in a different font and in different locations

In an equation, I need sub- and superscript in a different font, other equation part as a different font. I am using the MiKTeX version 2.9. How to get this style in the output? The superscript ...
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.pdf font rendering

My friend and I are working on the same subject and I asked her to see her work. I noticed that her pdf rendering (if it's really that) is a lot different than mine even though we use the same ...
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Intersection (\cap) for ASL-abstract

For my submission of an abstract using the required abstract template of the Association of Symbolic Logic (http://aslonline.org/abstractresources.html) I do not get the intersection sign properly. ...
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Different fonts per language

I am using Greek, English babel. For some reason when I generate the pdf there are different fonts for greek and different for english. How can I use the same fonts and are the fonts machine ...
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How to get a slanted schwa sign in \textsuperscript size?

There are in Tipa package two options: \schwa which makes slanted “schwa” of a peculiar size, and \textschwa which adjust to the text-size (for example when in \textsuperscript, it gets the right ...
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Font shape undefined when using autoinst

I want to create my fonts using autoinst script for use with pdflatex. For this I run the commands autoinst example-regular.otf autoinst example-italic.otf autoinst example-bold.otf and autoinst ...
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Ubuntu Font in LaTeX

How do I use the font provided by Ubuntu in LaTeX? Eg.
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How to handle TTF fonts with strange names with XeLaTeX?

I am trying to use this font http://www.dafont.com/ecran-monochrome.font?fpp=100, called "Écran Monochrome" in XeLaTeX. As you can see it has a strange name, both because the accent and the space. ...
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Koppa under ASL abstract-template

I will be submitting an abstract using the required abstract template of the Association of Symbolic Logic: http://aslonline.org/abstractresources.html It turns out that there are errors when I e.g. ...
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Can not make non-freefonts installed

Texlive 2013 is installed in /usr/local/texlive with a script install-tl at http://www.tug.org/texlive/quickinstall.html. Now I want to use garamondx font and installed it as ...
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How do I use different fonts for mathematical equations?

The title says it all. This is my code snippet: \documentclass[12]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{tex4ht} \usepackage{chemarrow} \usepackage[usenames,dvipsnames]{color} ...
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How to change font when using apa6 [duplicate]

I'm writing a paper for a class at school, and I'm using the apa6 package (template?). However, it's required that the document be in Times New Roman font. Is this even possible? If it is, how ...
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Garamond is the cheapest font. How to make it as default font LaTeX?

I have just read a news about ink saving, and apparently changing font would lead to a non-negligible ink saving when printing: ...
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Chage font to Times New Roman in pdfLatex [duplicate]

Is there any way to change main font to times new roman in Pdf Latex. I search over internet. And what I saw was how to change font with xelatex or lualatex, not pdflatex.
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Font problem when editing TeX produced pdf in external software [closed]

When I try to import TeX/LaTeX produced pdf code in Inkscape, then I loose a lot of the interletter and interword spacing, almost all interword spacing is shown wrong, the exponents are not at their ...
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Abstract font shape?

I am writing an article using the following asme2e class: http://iel.ucdavis.edu/code/ASME/conf-1.6b.html I want to change the font shape in the abstract. It is italic, but I want it in normal font. ...
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Why (La)TeX can not work with true type fonts?

I know that if one wants to use true type fonts, there are solutions via xelatex or lualatex. My question however is, why it is like so? What is the fundamental difference between latex fonts and ...
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XeLaTeX font choice for separable ligatures in PDF, redux

I've read previous question/answers on this topic (e.g. this), but am still in the dark. The problem I'm trying to solve: Which font combination for XeLaTeX will at the same time provide a legible and ...
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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 to use concrete fonts?

This MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{polski} \usepackage{beton} \begin{document} \section{Section title} Hello world. \end{document} produces "Hello ...
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How to install correctly simhei.ttf and simsun.ttc for pdflatex on TEX Live 2013

I have simple document (don't think about the meaning of Chinese characters, they are there only for testing purpose): \documentclass[UTF8,a4paper, 11pt]{ctexart} \begin{document} 第一项 \end{document} ...
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New Wiley LaTeX style

I really like the new scientific book design used by Wiley. You can find an example here. I would like to use this layout style for my thesis, so I was wondering whether there's something available ...
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Use Signature Font in Classic Thesis style

I'm using the Classic Thesis style and need to include my signature on a document. I have a font that I use. Normally I would do the following: \newfontfamily\signaturefont{fontname} Obviously, ...
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What is the nice FONT? [duplicate]

I really like this font, but I could not figure out what's the name of it. It looks like garamond and Linux Libertine.
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generating combining characters in LuaLaTeX with Garamond Premr Pro

I'm trying to produce the œ́ character using Garamond Premier Pro in LuaLaTeX. I'm using fontspec in TeXLive 2012 to load the font. I seem to recall having had success doing this rather easily with a ...
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Using lettrine with mathptmx

I found a template that uses the lettrine package with mathpazo. I want to use mathptmx, but when I use lettrine to make a large first letter, the second letter appears capitalized. The trick seems to ...