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How to get Arial Narrow typeface in section header in pdflatex

I am new to LaTeX, so I hope this is not obvious, but have searched for straightforward documentation on how to do this and can't find it. I am creating a chapter for a book that has very specific ...
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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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Unbold section and subsection heading [duplicate]

I am using this format for my section and subsection headings (it is centered and numbers have dots): \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[center]{titlesec} \titlelabel{\thetitle.\quad} %dots ...
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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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Changing the font size of all the sections or sub sections

\documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \section{Hello World} {\fontsize{20}{24}\selectfont \lipsum[4] } \lipsum[1] \end{document} Here I can modify ...
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Using different fonts in a latex document [duplicate]

The present state is: I get two ttf fonts, say font1.ttf and font2.ttf. I used autoinst tool to convert the both into latex usable fonts. In my document preamble, now I'm able to use: ...
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Different font for all headings

I am new to LaTeX and I am trying to use an Arial-like font for all the standard text but a different Sans-Serif font for all the headings. Can somebody please put me in the right direction or an ...
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apa6.cls helvetica font in section headers and figure captions

Usually the section headers of apa6documents are sans-serif and bold. I needed them not bold so I redefined all sections/subsections like this to meet my criteria: ...
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Change from italics to normal text

In a new section instead of normal text i have italics, how to change it to normal text? I know that \normaltext works, but i want to change in the whole article. ...
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Turn off bold font in heading for a single symbol

The headings commands (\section, \subsection, etc.) put their text argument in a bold font. I don't want to change that. But I sometimes need to put specific symbols (e.g. phonetic symbols) inside a ...
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1answer
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How to make the title of paragraph bold and uppercase at the same time?

I cannot make tim bold and uppercase at the same time, if I do this: \titleformat{\paragraph}[runin] {\normalfont\scshape\bfseries}{\theparagraph}{1em}{} they are bold but not uppercase if I ...
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1answer
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Using ligatures from Linux Libertine for numbering sections and in TOC

The old Libertine package, which worked with pdfTeX, included a command \libertineGlyph{}. \libertineGlyph{Fourroman} printed Ⅳ But how can I get these roman numbers used for numbering sections ...
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How can I automatically change the font qualities of the first few words of a chapter?

First off, TeX knows about words (since it does different spacing for inter-letter, inter-word, and inter-sentence. There must be a way to tap into this. As for the Q, what I mean is emulating the ...
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1answer
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How do I achieve this chapter optic?

I'd like to modify the chapter appearance to become similar to this draft: I use XeLaTeX and Minion Pro/Myriad Pro (from Adobe Reader) as main fonts (the sans font in the screenshot might be a ...
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How to make LaTeX not “Look like Lab Notes” [closed]

I often use LaTeX for general writings, as well as for my Lab and lecture notes. (Often, but not always via LyX). A large portion of this is RPG homebrew. One of my friends (who wouldn't know what ...
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1answer
364 views

Changing font colour in fncychap

I am using the Lenny chapter style from fncychap and I would like to change the colour of the chapter number. I found "How do you change the font when using fncychap?" and followed the recommendations ...
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1answer
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How do I create custom headings?

I'm using the document class Thesis, which is based on the more general class book. I would like to create a custom heading to specify specific sections of a mathematical model, e.g. \modelsec{Zero ...
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1answer
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Format in toc appearing differently

I set up my toc to show parts in bold small caps, and then use a similar setup to show the beginning of references (such as bibliography and lists of figures etc.) and appendices. In the MWE, I use ...
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Blurred Chapter Title

How can I create a blurred Chapter title such as this?
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1answer
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Making section headings bold and sans serif

I would like to make section headings bold and sans-serif (helvet package). I found a snippet that produces sans serif headings: \renewcommand\section{\@startsection{section}{1}{\z@}% ...
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3answers
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Special non-standard font sizes for different types

The more I read about fontsizes in LaTeX, the more confused I've become. I don't know how to meet my requirements, which are the following: text = 11pt --> This works. footnotes = 9pt --> This ...
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article document class: remove boldface from all titles

My question relates to remove boldface from chapter titles, section and subsection names on removing boldface from chapter titles, section and subsection names, the difference being that I need to ...
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1answer
547 views

Change chapter number font only

I would like to redefine the \thechapter command in the aim to use the eurb10 font only for the chapter number. I try something like : \newfont{\ChapNumbFont}{eurb10} \renewcommand \thechapter ...
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2answers
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How to change the chapter header font/layout?

I'm trying to make a chapter header style to mimic the image as follows: I've got the following code currently, but not sure how to get the line in the middle, and the title of the chapter to be ...
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1answer
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How to change the font and size of the Chapters titles and numbers of Bjornstrup

This is a follow-up question to Question about Bjornstrup, where, in the answers, Gonzalo Medina posted a short script on how to change the background and numbers colors of a specific Chapter format. ...
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How to set chapter, section headings a specific font? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to set the font for a \section title (and chapter etc) The serif fontNew TX times is used for text. What if I want set the chapter, section headings a specific sans ...
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1answer
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How to independently set the font properties of each component in section titles in ConTeXt?

I want to make two-line chapter titles such as this: Chapter 1 Animals I found instructions in this article about titles at the ConTeXt wiki. I want to adjust the font properties of each line ...
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1answer
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Customize the section title with Latin Modern

I have created a thesis using mathptmx font. Now I would like to customize only the section title using Latin Modern Sans Bold. I used titlesec with \usepackage{titlesec} \titleformat{\section} ...
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1answer
345 views

Change font to only section and subsection of my document

I would change the font of section and subsection of my document. I have created it using book class. I would use this font: According to Adobe pdf propriety, this font is AvantGarde-Demi. How can ...
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1answer
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How do you change the font when using fncychap?

I am using fncychap and would like to use a different font for the chapter label than the rest of the document. Is there any easy and general way?
2
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1answer
536 views

Changing fonts for heads and subheads in Sphinx LaTeX

In pdf export the AvantGarde font is used a lot for heads and subheads. I would like to use a modern font like Helvetica. Is it possible to just exchange AvantGarde with Helvetica. If possible I ...
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1answer
4k views

Unbold subsubsection title

I'm rather new to LaTeX, I am trying to get my article class document set up so that the section font is 16 pt and bold, the subsection is 14 pt and bold and the subsubsection is 14 pt and not bold. I ...
2
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2answers
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Set default Koma script font to Times [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: KOMA-Script: change font of sectioning headings to serif I am using scrbook document class but want to change the default font to Times. However when I add: ...
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1answer
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AMS article section headings in sans-serif

I want to produce an AMS article document using only a sans-serif font. The following almost achieves this: \documentclass{amsart} \renewcommand{\familydefault}{\sfdefault} ... However, section ...
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2answers
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Sans Serif headings, Serif Body text

I'm using ConTeXt, with XeTex. So I'm compiling my document: texexec --xetex foo.tex I would like to follow the convertion of having my headings all in Sans Serif, and my body text in Serif. I want ...
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1answer
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change the font of chapter title and section title

I am trying to change the font and format of heading using titlesec package. However it gives me the following error. Missing { inserted \tableofcontents <br> Missing { inserted ...
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3answers
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How can I change the font of section numbers such as \thechapter?

I would like to change the font of the chapter and section numbers appearing in my titles. I found that I can change the number style from arabic to roman etc. but I couldn't find a way to change the ...
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1answer
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Italic in some words of the title

I want to use a title with a foreign word, which should be in italic. I use KOMA-script. I tried this: \documentclass{scrartcl} \begin{document} \tableofcontents The text. \section{Foo ...
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1answer
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textbf+UpperCase title

I would like to make a section title UpperCase+textbf, however, while trying to define it like this \makeatletter \renewcommand{\section}{ \@startsection {section}{1}{0mm} ...
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2answers
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error with bold font in section title with beamer

I am getting errors when compiling a LaTeX document with the beamer (v3.13) class when using bold shape in a title section: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} \section{The \textbf{Section} ...
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1answer
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Sans serif fonts for section titles in ConTeXt

In LaTeX, some document classes specify sans serif fonts for chapter and section titles, and serif fonts for the main text of a document. what is the proper way to achieve this in ConTeXt? I have code ...
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Trying to make japanese characters appear in the title of a section

I have the following in my TeX: \subsection{Buch 1 問題の日本語} In my Table of Contents it is correctly displayed but in the subsection itself you can only see 1.1 Buch 1. I guess this is because the ...
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Automatically typeset math in section headings in bold-face

This question is motivated by a question asked me by a friend who is working on his thesis in mathematics. His section headings occasionally contain math, which: he would like to be in boldface to ...
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3answers
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remove boldface from chapter titles, section and subsection names

How is it possible to remove the boldface from chapter titles, section and subsection names? I have found the following code for sections, but I can't find a way for chapters and subsections. ...
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2answers
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KOMA-Script: change font of sectioning headings to serif

How to change the default KOMA-Script font that is used for chapter/section headings etc. to the Computer Modern font that is used in text body?
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1answer
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How to small capitalize a word in a section title [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using \textsc{} within \section{} I tried \section{abc \textsc{test}} but it doesn't work. I guess there must be some simple way to do it. Is it impossible? Why devote ...
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1answer
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Format chapter's heading

I want all my headings to have these characteristics: 12pt Center aligned Bold Times new roman font But when I write \chapter{Introduction}, I can only manipulate the name of the chapter, not the ...
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2answers
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changing TOC font family / removing chapter headings in 'report' document class?

I'm new to LaTeX, so please bear with me for a bit if the description of my problem seems incoherent :) I've started to write my thesis using the report document class, but I've soon found out that ...
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1answer
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Section headers in Century Gothic, text in Garamond

I'm trying to comply with the following graphical profile in a LaTeX2e document. Ideally, I'd like to specify all these things in a package, which I can then import to instantly comply with the ...
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2answers
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Is there a way to change the font style of the “References” section?

Is there a way to change the font style of the "References" section of a document? I'm using the sectsty package to modify section fonts and my code does not seem to affect the "References" section ...