{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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Same style (eg., Bt Charter, no bold style) between chapter/section/etc and ToC/LoF/LoT

I recently noticed the difference between the chapter/section/subsection font style and those in ToC, and also the style in LoF and LoT, it seems that bold style is dominant in the latter. What is the ...
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How to access the Greek letters of a particular font?

I have a problem acessing the Greek letters of a particular font – for instance of the font TeX Gyre Pagella. I checked with the program Fontforge that this font has Greek letters. But when I try ...
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Fonts for making a Latex beamer prettier [on hold]

I will be giving a lecture in Mathematics. Please suggest some fonts so that the beamer look prettier ?
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PDF fonts are very thin

I found that the fonts in my pdf file are very thin while printing. I use the path latex->dvi->ps->pdf. I tried including \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Artifical bold of a font (as vector) by a thicker stroke in Latex?

I guess this was asked already at Can I make a greek letter extra-bold, e.g. make strokes 1.5 times as thick as \bm does, in math mode?, but it didn't get the answer I wanted to read, so I'll try ...
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Acute accent and dot below problem in XeLaTeX for “i”

I want to add a dot below í, like this: "ị́." I am using XeLaTeX, with fontspec. My code looks like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{CMUSerif-Roman} \begin{document} ...
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Difference between fixed-width and proportional typewriter fonts in listings?

In the MWE below, I wonder why does the pcr (Courier) font align in both escaped and unescaped versions and for whatever column setting of {listing} - while the cmtt (Computer Modern Teletype) aligns ...
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Alternative to \rm

Is there any alternative latex syntax to the defunct \rm? I am using LaTeX2e and so I have a long list of warnings whenever I execute my .tex document.
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Separate font for chapter and text

I need to use a serif font - eg Times (New Roman) or Palatino - for the main text and a sans serif font - eg Helvetica or Arial - for headings and labelling diagrams, etc. How do I get this format ? ...
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Incorrectly Formatted Font in PDF?

I'm looking at a pdf generated with LuaTex with an embedded FontAwesome (CIDType2C) and I see the following: in the TopDict there is a FontMatrix [.001 0 0 .001 0 0], and then in the CID Font Dict ...
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latex courier font, text writes to margin

I have two questions: 1.If I change the font to \ttfamily the text do not stop at margin, without \ttfamily it works fine 2.If I exclude the package "graphicx" I get with pdflatex a4 page with my ...
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Korean characters scrambled [XeLaTeX; Noto Sans Korean]?

I was trying to find a font which has obsolete jamo and the right combining behaviour. Yesterday I found out about Noto Sans, which seems to have both of these. However, when I use it in XeTeX, I get ...
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Command \texteuro unavailable in encoding T1

I want to know how does LaTeX figures out if the Eurosymbol (€) is a glyph of a given T1 font. I tried \iffontchar but it seems the value is not unique. AFAIK it's not a standard symbol of the 256 ...
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lgrxenc.def not nound

Yesterday I've finally reinstalled my TeXLive to the version of 2014. While compiling, I have the following error: fontec.sty Package fontenc Error: Encoding file `lgrxenc.def' not found ...
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Want to add the different icons in Friggeri Resume like email, phone, mobile, skype etc [duplicate]

Want to add the different icons in Friggeri Resume like email, phone, mobile, skype etc. \documentclass[]{myfriggeri-cv} \addbibresource{bibliography.bib} \begin{document} ...
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FontAwesome is not working in Friggeri resume?

\documentclass[]{friggeri-cv} % \documentclass{article} \usepackage{unicode-math} \usepackage{FontAwesome} \definecolor{light-gray}{gray}{0.55} \definecolor{skype}{HTML}{12A5F4} ...
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Where should I report wrong Unicode mappings?

I found an issue about mapping of Unicode characters (clockwise and anti-clockwise open circle arrow) in some fonts and already reported that to the unicode-math maintainer but I actually think, this ...
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Error with cmbright font [closed]

I have installed a fresh operating system (Ubuntu 14.04) including a fresh installation of TeXlive using the new version from ppa:texlive-backports/ppa If I want to compile one of my old documents, I ...
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Shouldn't Beamer redefine \mathrm?

beamer does switch to a sans serif font for math. However, it does not redefine \mathrm. I think it should do so. I have a few formulas that use \mathrm to get upright characters and they look ugly ...
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Font Size and Font Style

I want to have different font size for chapter 1 and its name . means chapter 1 lets suppose in font size 17 and its name lets say Introduction in size 25. I can not do the by ...
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Report custom format

I'm new to LaTeX and I want create a report for my college. The format specified is as follows: Left Margin – 1.5 inch Right Margin - 0.5 inch Top Margin – 1 inch Bottom Margin – 1 inch ...
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Open Sans and LaTeX Beamer

I'm working on a presentation in LaTeX Beamer and would like to use Open Sans Condensed for titles, Open Sans Normal for regular text on the slides and TikZ for graphics. Is there any way to do so? ...
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Is there a simple way to manually change font with font size in XeTeX?

Many typfaces come with different fonts for different font sizes. For example Surveyor Pro has a Book style for main text and a Display style for headings (or in general, large text). Another example ...
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\textlf{} for light font weight – how common?

In the allrunes.sty documentation (which uses Metafont), I’ve recently seen the \textlf macro for the first time. It selects a light font and therefore accompanies the frequent command \textbf and its ...
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Setting font type globally in a multipart document

I have a master document with multiple child documents called by \input commands. I would like to set the palatino font globally for the main document and all of the child documents. Is it possible to ...
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Can't get kerkis work properly

I am testing a few chapter styles to work with kerkis font in greek. The weird thing is that although I load the package, the fontstyle doesn't pass inside the document. My first attempt is the ...
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Italic small caps fonts in .fd files

I want to declare a custom font family and one of my otf files is called BemboTitlingMTStd-Italic.otf. I want to use this whenever I use the command \textit{\textsc{...}} in my document, but I can't ...
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Georgia font lookalike

Is there a free lookalike font for the Microsoft's Georgia font that I could use with XeLaTeX or LuaLaTeX?
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Contextual mix of lining and old-style numbers

I am developing a class that fits the needs of both academics and non-academics; the latter often need to write highly legible numbers that are not math (they will be prices, reference numbers, dates, ...
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Use \sbweight and \lgweight with cfr-lm package

cfr-lm provides \sbweight and \lgweight font weights. With \renewcommand\bfdefault{sb} we can use this like default bold font. Is this the best way? How can I use the \lgweight font weight with ...
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LyX 2.1 on Windows 8 fails to install fonts

I'm new to Windows 8 and just installed LyX 2.1.0. but many of the fonts show as "not installed" I did the full installation including MikTex etc. Only a few of the fonts actually installed with ...
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Dijkstra's handwriting font in LaTeX? [closed]

Does anyone know of a painless way of producing a LaTeX document using Dijkstra's handwriting font? EDIT: For those who would like more context on the above question, here follows a beautiful ...
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LuaLaTeX - Problem with defining Cambria Math only for special font types

I've got a problem, that I can't fix. As soon as I try to use Cambria Math as font for \mathscr and \mathbfscr I get a "missing \endcsname inserted" as error. I'm new to LuaLaTeX so I simply ...
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Section symbol \S not rendering sans-serif in cmbright?

Is the section symbol \S supported in cmbright? If not, how can I get a sans-serif section symbol? The MWE gives me a serif version. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{cmbright} \begin{document} ...
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Problem with installing mathtime pro 2 font

Okay I know there have been posted very similar questions like these. However their solutions do not seem to work in my case. I tried to install Mathtime Pro 2. I have texlive 2013 and Ubuntu 14.04. ...
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esint - Step-by-step instructions for editing space between integral signs

I just don't know how to proceed in order to change the horizonal space between integral signs, when adding \iintor similar commands. I've read the documentation, but my knowledge of TeX structure ...
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Which LaTeX package provides this text typeface? [duplicate]

The typeface is the same as the one here: LaTeX font for 'old-fashioned' script characters I have copied the image from that post here. Thanks in advance.
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Unwanted italics in page headers (classicthesis)

In my section titles I sometimes have to use italic letters for the entry in the table of contents. Unfortunately, this results in italic letters in the page headers. How can I avoid this? The page ...
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Using mathastext with listing

In the following example code, I would like to use mathastext so as to use the same font than the one used by listings. In the code above, the output of the listing do not use a courier-like font, ...
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mktextfm error with mathpazo [duplicate]

I just set up a fresh TeXLive 2014 install on Linux, following the Wikibooks minimal install guide all the way through installing LaTeX. Now I'm trying to get the URW Palladio fonts working. I've ...
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Why does the switch to ClearSans font fails in LuaLateX?

At the moment I am experimenting with a sans-serif font for figures and a serif font for the rest of the document. When compiling this MWE with pdflatex everything seems to work smoothly. Switching to ...
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Where are my latex fonts (linux)

I am pretty sure this question was already asked but I cannot find it. I am using ubuntu and would like to know where are the font files I am using when I compile a latex document? I looked at them ...
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Scaling numbers taken from a different font?

I wonder if i can re-scale numbers from different font. For example i took times numbers using txr. Can i re-scale these numbers. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Neo Euler won't display greek letters

I'm trying to use the Neo Euler math font in a document, compiled using XeLaTeX: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmainfont{Palatino ...
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Identifying a single math symbol

I would like to reproduce the following symbol: The proof wiki does not seem to refer to that symbol, I did not find any font corresponding in the Math alphabets and the mathalfa package by ...
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Arabic Vowels not appearing

I'm trying to write this word with the circled vowels but I'm not being able to, can someone help? When I'm writing with the vowels, it is becomming like الله An example: ...
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URW Garamond installation on OS X

I'm trying to install the URW Garamond font (to be used with math design) on OS X 10.9 / MacTeX 2014. I downloaded and ran the getnonfreefonts script (without any error messages). However when I try ...
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Using Lucida Math Std

I'm trying to use Adobe's Lucida font with the corresponding Lucida Math font (as contained in Adobe Font Folio). Using Lucida as the main font works however when I try to use the math font I get the ...
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Font of equations globally

I have the problem, that I write in sans serif and I don't want any serif fonts in my equations. I used the font tgadventor. So, now I had to set every character in"\text{}" environment in my ...
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Padding underscore with right space

I am using the times package and when using an underscore _ before an italicized upper case character it overlaps. Is it possible to pad the underscore with a small amount of space to the right, or ...