{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 install Tiqwah package

I've been trying to typeset a document in Biblical Hebrew, and ran into this document describing the Tiqwah LaTeX package. However, after trying tlmgr unsuccessfully, I have not been able to find out ...
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Checking available font styles and shapes

I am using a usefont{<encoding>}{<family>}{<series>}{<shape>} command, as described here, I use it with Lato fonts \usefont{T1}{fla}{l}{n}. My question is how can I check ...
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How to adjust the font of the entry numbers in TOC?

My first LaTeX article looks ugly, see above. How to adjust the entry numbers to look more large and in bold? And, without changing the following title text? \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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realscripts when sups are not defined

Many OpenType fonts, both free and commercial, have superiors for only 1, 2, and 3 and do not define the sups feature. I want to use the superiors in files with no more than three footnotes. At ...
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How to change font in lhs2tex output

Documentation for lhs2tex shows a serif font being used by default as the output from the preprocessor (http://www.andres-loeh.de/lhs2tex/Guide2-1.17.pdf): However, when I run lhs2tex --poly ...
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Using Gael Varoquaux's garamond fonts with psfrag (ideally: non-root solution)

For my thesis, I really like to use the modified Garamond fonts by Gaël Varoquaux, because I think they are exceptionally pleasing visually. While Gael does not support the fonts any more, he suggests ...
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Hat over numbers without math mode in XeLaTeX

I'm using the Alegreya font in XeLaTeX and I'm wondering if I can put a hat over numbers outside of math mode. I ask because Alegreya doesn't have math functionality, so the integers default to CM ...
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words contains ffi

i want to use marine traffic website as a reference so i used the following \bibitem{AIS} AIS \url{https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/}. The web link appear in the text just fine but when you click ...
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Locally redefining a macro within a section's short title

Background and Problem I'm using XeLaTeX to typeset a document in blackletter font, which requires the use of antiqua fonts for loan words and others. So I have created two commands to explicitly set ...
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I want to change the font in math mode for only one letter in an equation

Some has suggested this is a duplicate question, but I do not think so, because I haven't been able to do it by reading the other posts. I have something like \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{book} ...
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Normal numbers are superscripted when using \fontspec{<font name>}[Fractions=On]

This MWE produces superscripted numbers on my Windows machine. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \begin{document} \noindent \fontspec{Times New Roman}[Fractions=On] Should not be ...
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How to change a single character font after writing long document?

Using classicthesis. How to change a single math caracter, say J? I know how to do it by just by adding an extra symbol: \DeclareSymbolFont{CMletters}{OML}{cmm}{m}{it} ...
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What font or symbol is this in Latex? [duplicate]

Can anybody recognize the font or symbol for this . It is used as font for alphabetic letter S, in my text. I did check almost all fonts and symbols but couldn't succeed in finding a good match. I ...
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Make \usepackage{polski} and \texttt work in the same document

I would like to use Polish language in a part of my Acknowledgements. In order to do it I introduced in the preamble: \usepackage{polski} \usepackage[polish, english]{babel} And later on, to ...
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Verbatim vs Listings for Thai Font

I have a problem about verbatim and listings. I need write some codes by using Thai font but it shows in picture \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,oneside]{book} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Problem using Adobe Garamond Pro with Xelatex on MacPro

I would like to use the Adobe Garamond Pro (otf) font with mathdesign using XeLaTeX. I am running TexStudio and TexLive on MacPro. I have also added these font using Font Book: ...
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How to include lambda calculus code in LaTeX?

What is the best way to include lambda calculus code in LaTeX (like in Courier new font), especially one that allows for the use of math symbols as well like $\lambda$ throughout the environment. For ...
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Suggestion for font setup (urw-garamond)

So I've finished writing up my thesis with scrbook and I am currently exploring font options. I have already installed urw-garamond with the getnonfreefonts script and I am wondering if anyone could ...
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Is there a way to export major element styles?

pre-notice: I tried very hard to find an answer to this question and searched with various different terms. But I still have the tiny feeling that someone asked this before, because it is a very ...
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Alleged Missing Characters in Latin Modern Math

I'm using the Unicode-math package, with Latin Modern Math as my math font. Thus \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmainfont{Latin Modern Roman} \setmathfont{Latin Modern Math} ...
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Redefine font used in \mathit

I am using the libertine package with pdflatex. For maths I use the Computer Modern font. In formulas I need longer variable names and to do get the spacing right I use \mathit. The font used is ...
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Why is XeLaTeX Pushing British English Text into the Margins?

I'm running into issues whereby TeX/LaTex/XeLaTex can't seem to calculate line breaks properly in regular paragraphs. This came about when I was experimenting with different fonts—in particular, Linux ...
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italic font in lmodern-lighttt

In a search for a good monospaced font for my code listings I found the lmodern fonts. I really like the lighttt variant of those. The difference between normal and bold version is clearly visible ...
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How do you write Munkre's topology T? [duplicate]

In James Munkres' classic topology textbook, he writes a topology T using a typeface I am unfamiliar with. I tried looking it up using detexify and checking commonly used character sets but the ...
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Use an *.otf font with fontspec

I an running Tex Live 2012 and would like to use the font Fira Sans in my documents. Unfortunately it is a relatively new font so not included in any of the packages for this version of Texlive. ...
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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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\textasteriskcentered invisible with [garamond]{mathdesign}

Please try this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[garamond]{mathdesign} \usepackage{roboto} % or another sans serif font, e.g. the cabin package \usepackage{blindtext} \begin{document} Centred ...
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Missing colon in mathtime

I have got MathTime Fonts installed and can get the math letters correct, but several signs like :, [ and ] are missing. They appear to be declared in mathtime.sty file, but do not appear in the ...
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How can i change the shape of a letter?

I want to change the way the letter "Y" from txfontsb package appears in the main text of the document, not in math mode. It looks like this and i would like to change it with Is it possible to ...
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Fira Sans font package errors

Why do I get errors when loading the Fira Sans font package (e.g. \usepackage[thin]{FiraSans}) or when using the built-in font selection macros (e.g. \firaextrabold), except when using medium or ...
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Problem installing old Adobe PS font to textmf-local directory

Years ago, I bought Adobe Garamond Type 1 font and stashed it away on my hard disk. Now I want to install and use it under TeXLive 2014, Ubuntu 14.04. There are no other user-installed fonts on the ...
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Fonts, italics and IPA 'a' characters [closed]

I am writing a document with XeLaTeX in which I use IPA characters in italicized text. After trying a few fonts with extensive IPA support like Gentium Plus, Brill or Charis SIL, I encounter the same ...
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Fall back to all-caps if small-caps shapes are missing

If I use \textsc{xyz} with a font that has no small caps (e.g. Latin Modern Sans), the result is typeset in lower case. Is it possible to fallback to all-caps instead?
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How to make font commands like \mathbf not apply to numbers

I have a macro that takes an argument and bolds it (in addition to some other things). But I would like it not to bold the numbers. For example, what I have right now is something like ...
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Differences between XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX embedding fonts (with optical sizes) in PDF

Using TexLive 2014 (updated today) on Windows 7 the following code compiles using XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont[ Extension = .otf, Path=otf/, ...
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Combining macron-grave diacritic

I would like to use a specific diacritic: The combining macron-grave. The USV code is U+1DC6, and an example of the diacritic is shown below: I've searched through all the symbol guides I can ...
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Create custom font package for LaTeX?

Can I create a custom package for LaTeX, that provides a custom font? There a packages like paratype or droid. I can just type \usepackage{droid} and it works! Is there tools to convert OTF/TTF ...
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Install Fira Sans Font using Texlive 2012

I would like to create slides using this theme for Beamer but am having trouble getting it to work. I just copied the .sty files into /home/gthomson/texmf/tex/latex/mtheme. However the theme ...
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Gentium font with cyrillic

There is a way, to use Gentium font with cyrillic text? I tried so: % !TeX encoding = UTF-8 % !TeX TS-program = xelatex \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} % loaded by ...
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XeLaTeX not able to recognize Devanagari script

I am trying to use XeLaTeX to use Devanagari (and Tibetan) script directly in my code. It seems that for some reason, XeLaTeX is not able to recognize the Devanagari characters I put into the .tex ...
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Updating Your Own Font

In my scenario I am using my own custom font. It is an OpenType font - not a tex-packaged one either, just one I've made in FontCreator (Windows 7). Now, I want to use this font with lualatex, so I ...
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xeCJK - CJK text colors for customized commands not changing as specified

I'm using the template Deedy-Resume to create my resume. English version works fine, however I'm not sure how to create a Chinese version properly. I used the package xeCJK. The fonts are rendered but ...
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Problem using bickham

Some time ago, I posted this question. I forgot about it, and it popped up just yesterday thanks toa comment. It is in a sorry state, and I have been suggested to ask a new one with the only issue ...
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How can I install a specialist package of metafonts on TeX Live?

I'm new on LaTeX, can you tell me how to install byzfonts ("Byzantine Music Font") on TeX Live? I've downloaded it from CTAN, but there is no installation manual for it. [ADDED by cfr] I started ...
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Creating a section heading 'marker' in a medium font

I have used tikz to create a system of section headers that provide different 'marker' options that highlight different kinds of section, thus: I have defined a markerfont, Gill Sans, medium ...
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Issue when installing font in MacTex

I'm trying to install libel suit font in MacTex 2013 following a guide found here. I can not fix a error and would like some help: Following map files could not be found: Chiatoo.map emerald.map ...
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Missing font for friggeri cv (despite installation)

For my cv I'm using the friggeri-cv template, which was already was reason for serveral threads here. The template is heavily build on HelveticaNeue, which is installed on my system ...
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Using \mathversion to circumvent the restriction of 16 math fonts of TeX

I need to use multiple math fonts to do typesetting . I understand that, with the current version of TeX, we can only have 16 math fonts for each mathversion and there is no way to change this ...
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\DeclareTextFontCommand and \textsl, \textbf,

I am working on a document, which uses the fontspec package to ensure the usage of company fonts for main font, sans-serif font and monospaced font. That is working fine. \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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problem using Source SansPro

I am trying to use Source SansPro in the friggeri CV tamplate. I have installed in windows the font and to confirm it i opened .txt file where the font exist there. While compiling the following ...